December 2016

INDIAN JOURNAL OF ANIMAL NUTRITION
(www.indianjournals.com)
December, 2016 Vol 33 #4
CONTENTS

Review

1.Ration Balancing: A Practical Strategy for Reducing Enteric Methane Emission and Carbon Footprint of Milk in India: A Review
Pankaj L. Sherasia* and Manget Ram Garg

Ruminants

2. Influence of Substitution of Soybean Meal with Detoxified Neem (Azadirachta indica) Seed Cake on Growth and Nutrient Use in Goat Kids
Dharmendra Kumar* and Subhash Parnerkar

3. Effect of Different Bypass Fat Sources on Nutrient Utilization, Blood Parameters and Growth in Male Murrah Buffalo Calves
T.V. Len, Bilal A. Malla, A.N. Sharma, Sachin Kumar, Nitin Tyagi and A.K. Tyagi*epe

4. Dietary Incorporation of Ksheerabala Residue and Its Effect on Nutrient Utilisation, Growth Performance and Blood Biochemical Parameters in Crossbred Calves
K. Jasmine Rani*, K. Ally, C.R. Chithrima Seethal, Surej Joseph Bunglavan, P. Gangadevi and K. Shyama

5. Evaluation of Molasses Based Biomethanated Distillery Spent Wash as an Alternative Feed for Growing Cattle
Sanjay Singh, Muneendra Kumar*, Vinod Kumar, Debashis Roy, Raju Kushwaha, Shalini Vaswani,Yajuvendra Singh1 and Shanker Kumar Singh2

6. Micro Mineral Concentration in Soil, Plant and Dairy Cattle in Andaman Group of Islands
M. Sujata Hegde, Jaisunder, A. Kumaresan2, Chander Datt3, Pawan Singh1* and Avtar Singh4

7. Plasma Hormones, Lipid Profile and Productive Performance During Early Lactation in Crossbred Cows Supplemented with Prilled Fat
Rajesh Gnanasekar, Mahendra Singh*, Ashwani Kumar Roy, Ajithakumar, H.M. and Sunita Thakur

8. Nutritional Evaluation of Tree Leaves of Ayodhya Hills of Purulia District, West Bengal
Ritika Gupta*1, T.K. Dutta, S.S. Kundu1, A. Chatterjee, Mayank Gautam1 and Srobana Sarkar1

9. Effect of Feeding Degummed Cassia tora Seed Meal in Partial Replacement of Soybean Meal in the Concentrate Mixture on Nutrient Utilization and Performance of Sahiwal Calves
Sanjay Patel*, J.P. Sehgal, Swati Shivani and Mayank Gautam

10. Evaluation of Kinnow Mandarin Fruit Waste in Rations of Goats
Ravleen Kour*, Ankur Rastogi, R.K. Sharma and Manmeet Singh

11. Effect of Tree Leaves and Malic Acid Supplementation to Wheat Straw Based Substrates on in Vitro Rumen Fermentation Parameters
Srobana Sarkar, Madhu Mohini*, Vinu.M. Nampoothiri, Goutam Mondal and Sujata Pandita1

Non Ruminants

12. Effect of Replacing Fish Oil with Palm Oil on Liver Histology and Nutritional Quality of Nile Tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus)
Christian Larbi Ayisi and Jin-Liang Zhao*

13. Influence of Moringa oleifera on General and Hemato-biochemical Parameters in Arsenic Induced Japanese Quails (Coturnix coturnix japonica)
Sandip Vishnu Ther*, Meena Madhukar Kale, Namrata Mahajan, P. Vinaya Pathak and Madan V. Joshi

14. Efficacy of Herbal Lysine Supplementation on Broiler Performance
C. Kathirvelan*, M.R. Purushothaman, S.R. Janani and S. Banupriya

15. Effect of Dietary Supplementation of Synthetic and Natural b-Carotene on Survival, Growth and Pigmentation in Freshwater Ornamental Koi (Cyprinus carpio L.) Carp
S. Kaur, V.I. Kaur*, S.A. Holeyappa1 and S.O. Khairnar

16. Utilization of Shrimp Shell Meal Containing Chitosan as a Source of Prebiotic in Preweaned Crossbred Piglets
M. Yugandhar Kumar*, J.V. Ramana, A. Ravi, J. Suresh and A.V.N. Sivakumar

17. Effect of Linseed Oil Feeding on Serum Lipids and Fatty Acid Profile of Breast and Thigh Muscle in Broiler Chicken
Jyoti Shunthwal, A.S. Yadav, Sajjan Sihag*, Rakesh Kumar, Saurabh Baloda, Promila and Nancy Sheoran

Short communication

18. Performance of Buffalo Calves as Influenced by Inclusion of Formaldehyde Treated Mustard Oil Cake in the Ration
Pramod Kumar, Sanjay Kumar*, Chandramoni, Kaushalendra Kumar, P.K. Singh, Jyoti Kumari and Pallavi Sinha

19. Optimization of Dietary Protein Level Through Amino Acids Balancing on Performance and Economics of Commercial Broiler Chicken Production
D.J. Torne1, R.N. Bade and S.V. Deshmukh*

20. Xylanase Supplementation and Performance of Broiler Chicken Fed Low Energy Diet
Kumar Govil, Sunil Nayak*, R.P.S. Baghel, A. Khare, A.K. Patil, C.D. Malapure and Anju Nayak

21. Ameliorative Effects of Vitamin C in Cholpyrifos Induced Toxicity in Snow Trout (Schizothorax niger)
Muneeb U. Rehman, Gowhar Gull Sheikh1, Bilal Ahmad, Bilquees Fatima, Sheikh Bilal Ahmad* and Manzoor ur Rahman Mir

22. Estimation of Metabolic Faecal Nitrogen from Nitrogen Balance Experiments in Buffaloes
V.N. Bhargava*, V.P. Singh1 and P.K. Singh2

23. Effect of Feed Supplement and Probiotics on Growth Performance of Japanese Quails
N.K. Gupta, A.K. Shrivastava, P.K. Praveen1 and S. Ganguly2*

24. Heavy Metal Levels in Various Fodders in the Periphery of Kolkata, India
Sarbaswarup Ghosh*, Aloke Hazra1, Narayan Chandra Sahu, Rupak Goswami2, Abhijit Ghosal and Anupam Mukherjee