STUDIES ON MANAGEMENT PRACTICES OF BUFALOES IN PARBHANI DISTRICT*

Article Id: ARCC1616 | Page : 251-254
Citation :- STUDIES ON MANAGEMENT PRACTICES OF BUFALOES IN PARBHANI DISTRICT*.Indian Journal Of Animal Research.2009.(43):251-254
D.P. Shitole, B.R. Deshmukh, U.B. Kashid and R.R. Chavan
Address : Department of Animal Husbandry and Dairy Science, Marathwada Agricultural University, Parbhani – 431 402, India.

Abstract

The investigation was planned to study the management practices of buffaloes in the Parbhani
district of Maharashtra State. A multistage random sampling technique was used to select the
respondents. It could be revealed from the study that grazing + stall feeding seems to be more
adoptive in the area of study. Feeding of mineral mixture, additional ration for pregnant animals,
urea treatment and silage preparation not practiced at all in the study area. Before milking,
washing of udder, milk utensils, cleaning of hands adopted by cent per cent farmers. The
respondents were well aware about the vaccination for preventive diseases.

Keywords

Management practices Buffalo Farmers.

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