Pranav Kumar, Amandeep Singh, Devesh Thakur
Pranav Kumar is presently working as Assistant Professor in the Division of Veterinary & A.H. Extension at Faculty of Veterinary Sciences, R.S.Pura, SKUAST-Jammu.
Amandeep Singh graduated in Veterinary Sciences and Animal Husbandry from Faculty of Veterinary Sciences & Animal Husbandry, Sher-E-Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology of Jammu, R.S. Pura,Jammu,Jammu & Kashmir,India.
Devesh Thakur is currently working as Assistant Professor in the Department of Veterinary & AH Extension Education, Palampur, Himachal Pradesh.
The publication provides fundamental information about dairy farming. The book covers the basic knowledge about how to start an entrepreneurial dairy farming covering almost all the basic aspects related to the field. The information provided is scientific and cosmopolitan and will be useful for small scale dairy farming. This book covers all the elements of dairy production with the goal of helping the dairy owners to keep their animals as healthy as possible. It covers areas including breeds and breeding management, housing and feeding management, basics of dairy animal diseases, disease prevention and control measures etc. This book will serve as a complete encyclopaedia of dairy husbandry practices and will help to guide practicing dairy farmers as well as starter (youth entrepreneur) in starting the dairy entrepreneurial venture from the scratch. This book provides the first hand knowledge to the entrepreneurs to start the dairy farming by using the resources present locally. The topics in the book are so designed that even by looking at the pictorial representations one can get the idea of how to start the dairy farming. The book also popularizes the use of non- conventional items present at rural households and their significant use in dairy animal rearing.
Key Concepts in Dairy Entrepreneurship
Entrepreneurship Project on Dairy Farming
Format for Project Report Preparation of A Dairy Farm
Dairy Entrepreneurship Training and Development Programmes
Prevailing Support System for Dairy Entrepreneurship
Preparing Projects for Bank Appraisal and Banking Requirements for the Dairy Entrepreneurship Projects
Technical and Economic Feasibility of Entrepreneurship Project (Dairy Farm)
Preparing Project Report of A Dairy Plant
Financial Credit and Financial Management
Commer cial Dairy Farming
Economics - Model Dairy Farm
Model Unit Cost and Economics of a 10 Buffalo Unit
Techno-Economic Study of Dairy Farm (10+10 Cross-bred Unit)
Techno – Economic Study of Dairy Farm (5+5 Crossbred UNIT)
Breeds of Dairy Cattle and Buffaloes
Nutrition (Feed and Fodders)
Health and Diseases