Medicine: general issues
This manual has been prepared strictly on the basis of syllabus farmed by Veterinary Council of India, the apex body for veterinary education in india. Such type of VCI syllabus oriented book is rarely available in India.
The matters are presented in such a way that this manual can be used as a practical notebook. Large number of objective questions given at the end of each activity unit (practicle lesson) is an additional attraction of the book, as the students can prepare themselves for the short tests as well as external examination under VCI pattern.
It is written strictly for B.V.Sc. & A.H. students of veterinary colleges/ Universities all over India, As per the syllabus of veterinary Council of India.
The practical lessons have been organized and presented in such a manner that it can be used as a practicle Note Book.
Large number of objective questions given at the end of each activity unit (practical lesson) is an additional attraction of the book, as the students can prepare themselves for the short tests as well as external examination under VCI pattern.
This manual would be of the great help to the concerned students as well as the persons engaged in this field, especially for offering training in poultry farming.
Table of Contents
Holding and Control of poultry, and study of external body parts
Study of species, breeds and varities of poultry
Judging and culling of poultry
Study of digestive system of poultry (chicken)
Study of reproductive system of poultry ( chicken)
Study of structure of egg
Evaluation of quality of eggs
Grading of egg
Preservation of eggs
Study of different housing systems of poultry
Study of various equipments of poultry farm and hatchery
Management of incubator for hatching of eggs
Sexing of birds
brooding of poultry
Feeds and feeling of poultry
Poultry health management
Special care of broiler and layers during summer and winter
Methods of slaughter and dressing of poultry
Essential poultry farm records
Economic indices of poultry farm management
Evalutaion of techno-economic fesibility for starting a poultry farm
Preparation of project reports of different categories of poultry farm