WATER QUALITY OF RIVER RAMGANGA AT CHAUBARI, BAREILLY

WATER QUALITY OF RIVER RAMGANGA AT CHAUBARI, BAREILLY, INDIA DURING KARTIK PURNIMA FEST Neelima Gupta-1*, D. K. Gupta-2, Pravin Kumar Sharma-1 and Rajendra Kumar-3 1*-Centre of Excellence Laboratory, Department of Animal Science, MJP Rohilkhand University, Bareilly, India 2-Department of Biotechnology, Bareilly College, Bareilly. India 3-UP Council of Agricultural Research, Kisan Mandi Bhawan, Vibhuti Khand, Gomti Nagar, Lucknow, India [Corresponding author E-mail-1*: guptagrawal@rediffmail.com] Received: 15-07-2017 Accepted: 29-09-2017 Abstract: Ramganga is an important river in Uttar Pradesh which originates from Kalagarh and merges Read More …

RETHINKING THE THERMAL LIMITS OF DROSOPHILIDS TO ESTIMATE THE EXTINCTION RISK

RETHINKING THE THERMAL LIMITS OF DROSOPHILIDS TO ESTIMATE THE EXTINCTION RISK Jyoti Chahal# and Sudhir Kumar Kataria* *Department of Zoology, Maharshi Dayanand University, Rohtak-124001 India #-Department of Zoology, Hindu Girls College, Sonepat-131001, India [Corresponding author E-mail-*: kataria51@gmail.com] Received: 04-08-2017 Accepted: 15-09-2017 Abstract:  Global warming is causing extinction threat to the drosophilids because temperature accounts for one of the most important factors of environment which can strongly influence an ectotherm. Diverse temperature conditions at different places or at a same place on variable times Read More …

EFFECT OF DIFFERENT STORAGE CONDITIONS ON QUALITY CHARACTERISTICS OF CHICKEN CARCASSES

EFFECT OF DIFFERENT STORAGE CONDITIONS ON QUALITY CHARACTERISTICS OF CHICKEN CARCASSES Ramakrishnan, C-*., R. Narendra Babu, V. Appa Rao, Robinson J.J. Abraham and S. Wilfred Ruban Department of Livestock Products Technology (Meat Science), Madras Veterinary College, Chennai- 600 007. [Corresponding author E-mail-*: ramkivet@gmail.com] Received: 28-01-2016 Accepted: 20-02-2017 Abstract: The present study was conducted to evaluate the effect of different storage conditions viz., room temperature, display cabinet (0-4°C), ice packed thermocol box (0-2°C), ice bank tank (2-6°C) on weight loss and physico-chemical parameters Read More …

ASSESMENT OF STORAGE STABILITY OF RETORT PROCESSED DIETETIC PANEER (CHEESE)

ASSESMENT OF STORAGE STABILITY OF RETORT PROCESSED DIETETIC PANEER (CHEESE) M. Gomatheeswari, N. Karthikeyan* and A. Elango Department of Livestock Products Technology (Dairy Science), Veterinary college and Research Institute, Namakkal-637 002, Tamil Nadu. [Corresponding author E-mail-*: karthitamil2007@gmail.com] Received: 03-11-2016   Accepted: 13-02-2017 Abstract: A study was carried out to prepare dietetic paneer, its retort processing and assessing its storage stability at ambient temperature. Dietetic paneer was prepared by using fresh milk and finger millet flour. The results were shown that the dietetic paneer Read More …

TEMPERATURE INDUCED CHANGES IN MACROPHAGE PHAGOCYTIC ACTIVITY IN GIANT SNAKE HEAD, CHANNA MARULIUS (HAM.)

TEMPERATURE INDUCED CHANGES IN MACROPHAGE PHAGOCYTIC ACTIVITY IN GIANT SNAKE HEAD, CHANNA MARULIUS (HAM.) Manu Varma* and Seema Jain Department Of Zoology, R.G.P.G. College, Meerut, U. P., India. 250001 [Corresponding author E-mail-*: manuvarma79@gmail.com] Received: 31-03-2017    Accepted: 03-05-2017 Abstract: Among Poikilothermic animals such as Fish, environmental temperatures tend to have an effect upon all processes of metabolism. The susceptibility of fish to disease is partly dependent on their environment in particular on water temperature. In fishes, both non-specific defense mechanisms and specific immune response Read More …

ON THE DILUTION AND MITIGATION OF A SEWAGE DRAIN OF KASSABAN

ON THE DILUTION AND MITIGATION OF A SEWAGE DRAIN OF KASSABAN, AS IMPACTED BY THE WESTERN GANGA CANAL NEAR JWALAPUR, HARIDWAR B. D. Joshi, Sandeep Singh Rawat*, Induja Mishra and Sushil Bhadula-1 Department of Zoology & Environmental Sciences, Gurukula Kangri University, Haridwar-249404 1-Dev Sanskriti Vishwavidyalaya, Haridwar, Uttarakhand [Corresponding author E-mail-*: ssrawat016@gmail.com] Received: 25-11-2015 Accepted: 02-12-2015 Abstract: This paper presents the results of a study to make assessment of dilution cum mitigating effects caused by a small city sewer drain on the physico-chemical Read More …

SUPPLEMENTATION OF GARLIC (ALLIUM SATIVUM) POWDER ON CARCASS

SUPPLEMENTATION OF GARLIC (ALLIUM SATIVUM) POWDER ON CARCASS CHARACTERISTICS IN BROILER CHICKEN S. Senthilkumar*, N. Madesh, P. Vasanthakumar, P. Sasikumar, G. Thirumalaisamy and R. Sureshkumar Department of Animal Nutrition Veterinary College and Research Institute, TANUVAS, Namakkal – 637 002, Tamilnadu, India [Corresponding author E–mail*: annsenthil@gmail.com] Received: 22-01-2016 Accepted: 19-05-2016 Abstract: This study was undertaken to assess the carcass quality of broiler chicken fed with garlic (Allium sativum) powder. A total of ninety numbers of one day old commercial broiler chicks were allotted to Read More …

STUDY OF ACCLIMATION PROTOCOL AND FECUNDITY OF TILAPIA

STUDY OF ACCLIMATION PROTOCOL AND FECUNDITY OF TILAPIA, OREOCHROMIS MOSSAMBICUS IN SEAWATER. Rajeev Ranjan-1 and S. Athithan-2 1-2-Dept. of Coastal Aquaculture, Fisheries College and Research Institute, Thoothkudi- 628 008 Tamil Nadu Fisheries University, Tamil Nadu, India [Corresponding author E-mail1: rajeevkha2@gmail.com] Received: 07-03-2016 Accepted: 31-03-2016 Abstract: Gradual acclimation of tilapia fingerlings, Oreochromis mossambicus from freshwater to seawater was conducted in cement tank under wet laboratory condition. Salinity was increased at a rate of 7 ppt / day, fingerlings were acclimatized to live in almost near Read More …

OPTIMIZING BREEDING, EMBRYONIC DEVELOPMENT AND REARING OF KOI CARP

OPTIMIZING BREEDING, EMBRYONIC DEVELOPMENT AND REARING OF KOI CARP, CYPRINUS CARPIO, UNDER COLDWATER CONDITIONS AT BHIMTAL, UTTARAKHAND FOR MASS SCALE SEED PRODUCTION Rabindar S. Patiyal*, Javaid I. Mir, Neha Saxena and Vijay K. Singh Directorate of Coldwater Fisheries Research, Bhimtal 263136; [Corresponding Author E-mail*: rspatiyal01@gmail.com] Received: 04-01-2016 Accepted: 18-05-2016 Abstract: The induced breeding of Koi Carp (Cyprinus carpio carpio) was successfully carried out at the Directorate of Coldwater Fisheries Research, Bhimtal, India. Induced breeding and rearing conducted on the fish revealed that the Read More …

EFFECT OF WEATHER PARAMETERS ON GROWTH, DEVELOPMENT AND YIELD OF WHEAT

EFFECT OF WEATHER PARAMETERS ON GROWTH, DEVELOPMENT AND YIELD OF WHEAT (TRITICUM AESTIVUM L.) VARIETIES UNDER MID HILL CONDITIONS OF HIMACHAL PRADESH Sunil Kumar*, Rajendra Prasad And Manisha Rana Deptt. of Agronomy, Forages & Grassland Management, Chaudhary Sarwan Kumar Himachal Pradesh Krishi Vishvavidyalaya, Palampur, Himachal Pradesh – 176062 [Corresponding author E-mail*: sk.hpkv@gmail.com] Received: 27-03-2016 Accepted: 18-05-2016 Abstract:  The field experiment was conducted during Rabi 2010-11 at Palampur with five varieties (HS-490, VL-804, VL-829, VL-892 and VL-907) and four dates of sowing (5th November, 20th Read More …