Tap alternative feed options for animals, Rupala tells manufacturers


Union Minister for Fisheries Parshottam Rupala has confused the necessity for creating consciousness among the many livestock farmers concerning the significance of offering high quality feed to the animals.

Inaugurating the two-day CLFMA of India (Compound Livestock Feed Manufacturers of India) nationwide convention right here on Friday, he stated it was essential to discover tapping of alternative feed options resembling stubble which is abundantly obtainable in some areas.

“It will offer a cheaper option for farmers in places where they face shortages,” he stated.

Neeraj Kumar Srivastava, Chairman of CLFMA, stated that the world confronted a formidable problem on this century because it needed to feed 200 crore extra individuals by the tip of the century. “You need to feed more people, which will require sustainable agriculture,” he stated.

Discussing the challenges

They would additionally wanted proteins which might require extra variety of livestock inhabitants. He stated the two-day occasion would focus on the problem of feeding this extra livestock inhabitants. TRS MP G Ranjit Reddy, who can also be Managing Director of SR Hatcheries, has requested the Minister to help the poultry business that didn’t obtain any budgetary sop.

On Saturday, the CLFMA convention would focus on ‘Demand supply outlook of corn and soybean’ and ‘strategies for sustainable animal agriculture’. Balram Singh Yadav (Managing Director of Godrej Agrovet), Mrugank Paranjape (Managing Director and CEO of NCDEX E-markets Limited), B Soundararajan (Chairman of Suguna Holidings), BM Masthan Rao (Chairman of BMR group), Bahadur Ali (Managing Director of IB Group and Rahul Kumar (CEO of Lactalis India) will participate within the deliberations.