Livestock Farm Complex


Livestock Farm Complex

Department of Livestock Farm Complex is established for providing the services in the rearing of livestock species including poultry, fodder production and animals of regional interest. This complex was carved out from the Departments of Livestock Production Management and Poultry Science on 17.09.2013. Apart from maintaining various farms, the department is carrying out fodder cultivation in 15 acres of land and is maintaining 22 acres land for grazing purpose. The department has milking machines and incubators and several other equipments.

Farm produce worth about Rs. 50,000 to 60,000 in the form of milk, eggs and birds are sold every month. Different fodder varieties like CO3, CO4, COFS 29, Maize, Jowar, Guinea grass, Para Grass, Pillipesara, Cowpea, Hedge Lucerne and African Tall are being cultivated for the purpose of feeding of animals. The farm supplies the new fodder variety Super Napier to the farmers at a highly subsidized price. In addition to fodder cultivation, two fodder demonstration plots with various rare varieties are being maintained for demonstration purpose. Azolla is being cultivated in two pits of 300 Sq ft each, for feeding the livestock and also for demonstration and the culture is distributed to the needy farmers in and around Gannavaram. An amount of Rs. 7,00,000 is earned through auction for fishing rights in the wallowing pond located in this complex.

Read More

Dr. Ch. Venkata Seshaiah M. V. Sc., Ph. D Professor

Contact info +91 9951373366 seshuchappidi[at]yahoo[dot]com, seshuvet[at]gmail[dot]com

Specialization Livestock Farm Complex

Dr. R. K. Sowjanya Lakshmi M.V.Sc in Animal nutrition Assistant Professor

Contact info +91 9030665100 +91 8676252453 soujanyavetty[at]gmail[dot]com

Dr.M.Kalayana Chakravarthy M.V.Sc.,Ph.D Associate Professor

Contact info vetkalyan[at]gmail[dot]com

Specialization Livestock Farm Complex

Dr. T. Susmitha MVSc,PhD Assistant Professor

Contact info +91 9440380083 susmita[dot]thullimalli[at]gmail[dot]com

Specialization Poultry Science And Research, Poultry Nutrition

Dr.Anil Kumar Chitithoti M.V. Sc., Ph.D Assistant Professor

Contact info 8008935550