October 1, 2023


Passion For Business

Fluctuating prices of maize, soya haunt animal feed industry

Despite a marginal tumble in yields, the outlook for maize manufacturing in the state in the kharif period is favourable, in accordance to Prerana Desai, Head of Research (Samunnati Agri Research).

Despite a drop in location in Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra, maize manufacturing is likely to go up by 1.7 for every cent at 15.7 million tonnes in the state this yr, she explained.

She was producing a presentation on ‘Have corn dynamics altered in the latest years’ at the Nationwide Symposium with the concept ‘Feeding the rising livestock inhabitants: Recent and foreseeable future challenges’ organised by the CLFMA of India right here on September 25.

Unupom Kaushik, President of NCML (Nationwide Commodities Administration Solutions Confined), explained that the selling prices of soyabean in the state have been likely to proceed the recent momentum at ₹5,000 ranges.

He built a presentation on the ‘Market driving things: Soyabean and Soyabean meal’ at the symposium.

Mrugank Paranjape, Managing Director and Chief Government Officer of NCDEX e-Marketplaces Confined, built a presentation on ‘Market Linkages: Derivatives, Spot for Animal Feed Products’.

He explained that the animal feed market confronted a serious problem in the type of diversion of uncooked components (sorghum and maize) for human consumption and ethanol manufacturing. This would direct to a scarcity of the commodities for the feed Market.

G Chandrashekhar, a senior agri and commodities journalist, spoke on ‘the Contours of Sustainable Animal Feed Market’.


The Union Minister of fisheries, Animal Husbandry and Dairying, Parshottam Rupala presented the Life span Achievement Awards to Subhash V Vaidya and Bharat Tandon for their contributions to the livestock market.

Also, the CLFMA Award was presented to A Natarajan, Professor and Head at Animal Feed Analytical and Good quality Assurance lab, VCRI, Nammakal V Sridhar, Basic Manager at Nationwide Dairy Enhancement Board, and V Ramsubba Reddy (Retd Professor, animal nourishment, agriculture university, Hyderabad) for their solutions to the livestock sector.