Livestock / Fisheries

Organic Livestock Farming

Mahesh Chander and B. Subrahmanyeswari. (2013) pp. 293

Indian Council of Agricultural Research, New DelhiOrganic livestock management practices offer unique rewards and challenges to the livestock producer regardless of the animal species produced. Integration of animals to farming itself is a major component of organic farming. This book discusses the challenges and opportunities in organic livestock production and also the approaches and processes involved in conversion of a livestock farm to an organic farm. In addition to promoting organic farming in the animal sector, the book envisages to clear up several misconceptions which have arisen on the very concept of organic farming. The book is priced at INR 520 + INR 50 (towards postal charges). University Professors, Scientists and students can request a discount upto 25% can be requested.

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