Livestock Production and Management

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B.V.Sc. & A.H.

(Livestock Production Management)

COURSE AND FACILITIES FOR UG PROGRAMME

  1. Course title: Livestock Production Management having 4+2=6 credit hours. It comprises of 9 sub-units.

UNIT-1           (GENERAL LIVESTOCK MANAGEMENT)

UNIT-2           (FODDER PRODUCTION AND CONSERVATION)

UNIT-3           (LIVESTOCK PRODUCTION MANAGEMENT-RUMINANTS

UNIT-4           (ZOO ANIMALS PRODUCTION MANAGEMENT)

UNIT-5           (ANIMAL WELFARE)

UNIT-6           (POULTRY PRODUCTION MANAGEMENT)

UNIT-7           (DIVERSIFIED POULTRY PRODUCTION AND HATCHERY MANAGEMENT)

UNIT-8           (LABORATORY OR RABBIT OR PET ANIMAL PRODUCTION MANAGEMENT)

UNIT-9           (SWINE OR EQUINE OR CAMEL, YAK AND MITHUN PRODUCTION MANAGEMENT)

Each unit is taught by a concerned subject expert.

  1. Facilities Available

Smart class rooms with latest facilities. In addition the division has adequate Livestock farm facility, feed mixing unit and hatchery for conduct of farm related practicals for UG students. The details of these facilities is as under:

  1. Well-equipped UG Lab having various Animal Models, restraining equipments and other equipments related to the programme.
  2. Farms:
  • Parent stock farm-4000 sq.ft. housing Vanaraja Parent stock
  • Commercial Layer farm- 600 sq.ft. for commercial layer flock
  • Brooder-cum-Grower houses with Automatic feeding and watering facility- 2 No.s-1000 sq.ft each
  • Experiential learning Farm 1000 sq.ft
  1. Hatchery with a capacity of producing 1500 DOCs per week.
  2. Rabbit Unit
  3. Sheep and Goat Unit
  4. Equine Unit
  5. Cattle unit for demonstration-5 cattle heads with followers. Besides the students are routinely taken to Mountain Livestock Research Institute, Manasbal having cattle strength of about 180.

Besides the Division has one Divisional Library having all the literature regarding UG Programme.