ICAR-National Institute of Animal Nutrition and Physiology invite sealed quotations from the authorized agency/supplier towards Annual Maintenance Contract (AMC) for Air conditioners installed (as per list attached) at the National Institute of Animal Nutrition and Physiology, Hosur Road, Adugodi, Bangalore - 560030. Detail of AMC and other terms & conditions relating to the award of Contract are given in the Annexure-1.
Applications are invited for the post of Senior Research Fellow under the time bound AICRP project entitled “Nutritional and physiological interventions for enhancing reproductive performance in animals”.
Under Section 192 of the Income Tax Act 1961, tax to be deducted at source on salary payments if the estimated income for the Financial Year 2018-19 exceeds Rs. 2,50,000/-. Therefore, such of the officers/staff whose estimated Income from “Salaries” is likely to exceed Rs. 2,50,000/- may furnish full details of estimated salary and estimated savings on or before 12th December 2018.
Farmer Smart Technologies for Improvement of Productive & Reproductive Performance of Livestock under Climate Change Scenario from 6th to 13th December 2018
e-tender No: 2018_DARE_363714_1 dated 23-Jul-2018, Online Quotation Reference No. BLR-0818-113006 dated 21-Aug-2018, With Reference to this please find the attached Contract Form.
The “ICAR-National institute of Animal Nutrition and Physiology” celebrated the “Foundation Day” on 1st December, 2018, on successful completion of 23 years since its inception. The function was attended by the existing and retired staff of the institute. The Hon. Secretary DARE, Govt. of India and DG ICAR, Dr Trilochan Mohapatra graced the occasion as the Chief Guest and Hon. DDG (Fisheries and Animal Sciences) ICAR, Dr Joykrushna Jena as the Guest of Honour. The Director of the Institute Dr Raghavendra Bhatta delivered the welcome speech and presented the progress of the institute during the past five years. He indicated the various International Collaborative projects with Germany, Japan and Hungary. During the occasion two technical bulletins on ‘silage preparation in drums’ and ‘Artificial insemination and factors affecting conception rate in cattle and buffaloes’ were released. Two products ‘Tamarin Plus’ – a tamarind seed husk enriched complete feed block for methane amelioration; and ‘Reprofat Plus’- a special supplement for simultaneous improvement of fertility and milk fat were released. The hon. DDG (Fisheries and Animal Sciences) congratulated the staff on the occasion and emphasised the need for development of more farmers’ friendly technologies and publishing research papers in the journals with high impact factor. The hon. Secretary DARE and DG, ICAR in his address indicated that “Found Day Celebration” is a proud moment for any organization and it should be celebrated with passion and enthusiasm to the fullest, by all the staff along with their families, children and students. He appreciated the development and progress of the Institute in the recent years. He complimented and congratulated the Institute for commercializing the various technologies and development of new products for methane amelioration and improving milk fat content. He appreciated the impact of NIANP technologies throughout the Karnataka state and even outside. He also emphasized that there are tremendous scope for basic and fundamental research in this institute, which should be utilized for addressing the problems of the animal production system in the country. He specified few areas which the institute should work on to get International Visibility. During the occasion, the representatives from the Karnataka Milk Federation, Nandi Agro Vet, Kamadhenu Feeds who have adopted and successfully commercialized various NIANP technologies were felicitated. Various institute awards were conferred to the employees of different categories, to recognize their contributions. The Scientists who have published research papers in very high impact Journals were also awarded.
ICAR sponsored Winter school on “Climate change led biotic and abiotic stress in farm animals and amelioration using nutritional and physiological approaches” was inaugurated on 1.11.2018. 21 participants covering 11 states were enrolled in this 21 day training programme. Dr Khub Singh, Founder Director of ICAR-NIANP was the Chief Guest and inaugurated the winter school. He released the technical compendium and remarked that climate change in Indian context is a serious challenge and warrants region and need based ameliorative measures to face the stress in farm animals induced by climate change. Dr Raghavendra Bhatta, Director, ICAR-NIANP opined that the impact of climate change is inevitable and need preparedness to deal with the negative consequences. Dr N K S Gowda, Course Director briefed the content of winter school and schedule of organization. The course comprised of comprehensive topics on: Climate change - status and implications, Adverse effect on livestock production in the form of abiotic and biotic stresses, Physiology and biochemical aspects of stress in farm animals, Enteric methane emission and amelioration, Molecular and adoptiveness to stress, Ameliorative measures with nutritional and managemental approaches, Indigenous livestock and stress tolerance, Shelter management and Human-wild life conflict due to climate change. Total of 40 in-house lectures, 8 guest lectures and 13 practical / demonstrations were arranged. Visit to Institute fodder and livestock unit was arranged. Study visit to Bannerughatta National park was also arranged. Five farmer friendly technology videos were shown. For the valedictory function, Dr H D Narayanaswamy, Honorable Vice-Chancellor of KVAFSU, Bidar was the Chief Guest. He presented certificates to the participants of winter school and expressed the need of greater collaboration with well equipped laboratories and ICAR Institutes for productive research output. Dr Raghavendra Bhatta, Director, ICAR-NIANP thanked ICAR for sponsoring this 21 day winter school. and complimented the participants as well as Course Director (Dr NKS Gowda) and Course Coordinators (Dr D Rajendran & Dr G Krishnan) for successful conduct of the winter school.
20 Dairy farmers from Virudhunagar district of Tamilnadu along with two officials of Agriculture department visited ICAR-NIANP under ATMA programme on 15 November, 2018 for training cum field visit. Drs S Anandan and S Selvarjau delivered lectures on the general guidelines of feeding and fertility management, respectively. Later, the farmers visited the plots of different forage crops at the Institute. Demonstrations on silage making in plastic drums, pruning of fodder trees, Azolla cultivation and NIANP method of grain sprouts production were given. Root slips of marvel grass and Azolla culture were distributed to the farmers.
Climate Change Led Abiotic and Biotic Stress in Farm Animals and Amelioration with Nutritional and Physiological Approaches from 1-21 November, 2018. Outstation st participants are requested to arrive latest by night of 31 st October and plan to leave aer 18 hours on 21 November 2018.
Rashtriya Ekta Diwas (National Unity Day), 2018 was observed in the institute on 31st October, 2018
The vigilance awareness week was observed at ICAR-NIANP on 29.10.2018 and took the pledge to “ERADICATE CORRUPTION – BUILD A NEW INDIA” as administered by the Director, Dr Raghavendra Bhatta on 29th October 2018 at 10.00 AM.
ICAR-NIANP, Bengaluru organized a two-day Trainers' training program on "Fodder cultivation and dairy cattle feeding" to the field staff of ILRI working under 'Feed and fodder production in different agro-climatic zones and its utilization in Odisha'. It was held on 26 and 27 October, 2018 at NIANP. The trainees were given practical training on silage making in plastic drums, pruning of fodder trees, Azolla cultivation, urea treatment of crop residues and NIANP method of grain sprouts production. Lectures on basics of feeding dairy cattle, applied aspects of feed technology, least cost formulation for dairy animals and improved agro-techniques of forage cultivation were given. An interactive session was held to suggest the remedies for the common field problems in Odisha state. Dr K. Giridhar, Principal scientist, NIANP was the training coordinator for this programme
Women Farmers day was celebrated at ICAR-NIANP, Bengaluru on 15th October 2018. Essay competition was conducted for women staff of the Institute and distributed prizes. Women Farmers from Ragi Halli village under the farmer First project were invited and felicitated. Dr (Mrs) Manpal Sridhar, Principal Scientist and Head of BES Division briefed the contribution of women in agriculture and stressed the need to empower them. Dr Raghavendra Bhatta, Director presided over the function and highlighted the importance to women in family agriculture and her contribution to enhance the farm income.
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ICAR-National Institute of Animal Nutrition and Physiology, Bangalore has developed mineral mixtures for sheep and goat and the same has been granted India Patent No 294494 filed on 01-02-2012. The technology was commercialised to M/s. Kamdhenu Feeds, Saharanpur, Uttar Pradesh on non-exclusive basis through Agrinnovate India, New Delhi. The memorandum of agreement for licensing to manufacture and sell the formulation was signed between Dr Raghavendra Bhatta, Director, ICAR-NIANP and Dr S P Sharma, Managing Partner, Kamdhenu Feeds in the presence of Shri Ravinderjit Singh, CEO, Agrinnovate India on 6th August 2018 at ICAR-NIANP, Bangalore. By this, majority of small ruminants reared in the north-western states of Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan, Haryana and Uttaranchal are likey to get benefited. These mineral mixtures are formulated based on the specific mineral requirements of sheep and goat to meet 100% requirement of most deficient trace minerals and partially meet the requirement of other minerals, with a consideration that remaining is to be met through feed and fodder offered to animals. The interaction of minerals like the synergistic action of calcium, phosphorus and antagonistic action of copper and sulfur were also considered while formulating mineral mixture. The products are very useful in improving the productive efficiency and general health in small ruminants. The technology is cost-effective, sustainable, adoptable and environment-friendly. During this occasion, the innovators of this technology - Dr N K S Gowda & Dr D T Pal, Dr K S Prasad, Head, Animal Nutrition Department, Dr A P Kolte, Incharge, ITMU, Smt S Shashikala, AO and Smt P P Sheeja, AFAO were present.
ICAR-NIANP, Bengaluru organized 10-days ICAR Sponsored Short Course on “Technology smart interventions for doubling livestock farmers’ income: Strategies and Approaches” from 30 Jul 2018 to 08 Aug 2018. The short course was inaugurated on 30 Jul 2018 by Dr Mruthyunjaya, former National Director NAIP. In his address, Dr Mruthyuanjaya stressed upon the importance of scientific interventions to increase the farmer’s income. Dr Raghavendra Bhatta, Director, NIANP, Bangalore briefed about the various technologies developed and commercialized by the Institute and also the activities under the MGMG and Farmers First programme. Eighteen participants from various states of the country participated in the short course. The training programme included 37 lectures on various subjects such as livestock sector in India, ration balancing tools, mineral nutrition, alternative feed resources, poultry farming, sheep and goat rearing production etc. In addition, few practical classes and demonstrations on fodder production and conservation, feed quality and semen analysis were also arranged during the training programme. One special, brain storming session was held on “doubling the farmers’ income”. During the valedictory function on 8th August, Chief Guest Dr Sreenath Dixit, Head and theme leader, ICRISAT Development Center, Hyderabad gave away the training completion certificate to the trainees. Dr Sreenath Dixit, emphasized the contribution and significance of various small technologies in enhancing the farmer’s income. Dr Swaraj Senani, Pr. Scientist was the course Director and Dr Anjumoni Mech and Dr Letha Devi were the course coordinators.
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