The main sugar present in honey is
The main Sugar present in honey is Fructose. Sugar present in honey consist of three types of sugar- fructose(41%), glucose (34%) and sucrose (between 1% and 2%).
Which of the following is edible by humans as well as relished by livestock?
Cattle feed should contain
Animal feed includes:
i) Roughage, which is largely fibre,and
ii) Concentrates,which are low in fibre and contains relatively high levels of proteins and other nutrition. Cattle balanced rations containing all nutrition in proportionate amount.
The drug used for deworming poultry birds is
Anthelmintics or antihelminthics are a group of antiparasitic drugs that is used for deworming poultry birds. It expels parasitic worms and other internal parasites from the body by either stunning or killing them and without causing significant damage to the host. They may also be called vermifuges or vermicides.
Which one of the following is a marine fish?
Freshwater fishes:- Rohu, Catla and Common carp.
Marine fishes:- Sardines, Hilsa, Mackerel and Pomfrets.
Mule is an example of
Interspecific hybridization is the crossing of two species from the same genus. Mule is the offspring of a male donkey and a female horse. Donkey and horse are different species and same genus.
Select the viral disease of cattle:
Foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) is a severe, highly contagious viral disease of cattle and swine. It also affects sheep, goats, deer, and other cloven-hooved ruminants. FMD is not recognised as a zoonotic disease.
In cattle, when a cow of good breed is stimulated to produce a large number of eggs, it is called
Cows of superior breed are injected with FSH like hormones to induce superovulation. The eggs are made to fertilise either inside the body of the cow or artificially then zygotes are taken out and implanted in other cows in this way we get large number of offsprings of superior breed in less time.
More than 70% of the livestock population is in
More than 70% of the world livestock population is in India and China, but contribution to the world farm produce is only 25% (means productivity per unit is very low).
Rearing and breeding of fish in ponds, lakes and artificial reservoirs is called