- FACULTY PROFILE
Department of Animal Nutrition
Dr. B.C. Mondal
Research Projects Undertaken
|Title of the project||Funding Agency||Involvement as PI/Co-PI||Duration|
|Optimization of Cattle Production in Arid Zone||CAZRI (ICAR)||As PI||5 years
March, 1998 to Feb., 2003
|Studies on micronutrient status of soil, plant and animals under various production systems prevailing in arid ecosystem||CAZRI (ICAR)||Co-PI||2 years
March, 2001 to Feb., 2003
|Evaluation of Multinutrient feed Block (MNFB) formulation to increase Livestock Production in Arid Zone.||CAZRI (ICAR)||Co-PI||1 Year
March, 2002 to Feb., 2003
|Collection, evaluation and conservation of arid rangeland shrubs||CAZRI (ICAR)||Co-PI||3 Years
March, 2002 to Feb., 2005
|Effect of feeding brinjal fruits produced from transgenic Bt. Brinjal containing Cry 1 Ac gene on feed intake, milk production and composition in lactating crossbred dairy cows in India||MAYHCO, Mumbai||Co-PI||1 Year
Oct. 22, 2005 to Sept, 21, 2006
|AICRP on “Improvement of feed resources and nutrient utilization in raising animal production”||NIANP (ICAR)||Co-PI||9 Year
April, 2004 to March 2013
Selected Research Publications
- Negi, Divya, Mondal, B. C. and Tiwari, D. P. 2015. Effect of phase feeding on milk production, milk composition, nutrient utilization and haemato-biochemical constituents in lactating crossbred cattle. Animal Nutrition and Feed Technology 15: 235-244.
- Dubey, C. S., Mondal, B. C., Tiwari, D. P., Kumar, Anil and Yadav, C. L. 2011. Effect of plane of nutrition on nutrient utilization, haemato-biochemical parameters and immune response in Haemonchus contortus infected sheep. Animal Nutrition and Feed Technology, 11: 27-39.
- Mondal, B. C., Yadava, N. D., Singh, J. P. and Beniwal, R. K. 2009. Utilization efficiency of sewan grass (Lasiurus sindicus) and groundnut (Arachis hypogaea) haulm based feed in rathi calves. Annals of Arid Zone, 48(1): 75-77.
- Mondal, B. C., Sahoo, A., Mishra, S. C. and Pathak, N. N. 2001. Immune response of growing crossbred (Bos Taurus x Bos indicus) calves fed isonitrogenous grainless diet. Indian Journal of Animal Sciences, 71(6): 559-562.
- Mondal, B.C., Garg A. K., Kamra, D. N. and Pathak, N. N. 1996. Effect of feeding sodium bicarbonate on nutrient digestibility and rumen fermentation pattern in buffaloes. Indian Journal of Animal Sciences, 66(9): 952-954.