Navigation Links
Move Over Chicken - Rabbit Meat, All Set to Bridge the Gulf

Kerala: Rabbits might soon find themselves on the plane to the gulf, not so much for greener pastures but to suit the changing palates of people in the Gulf. // The demand for rabbit meat has increased following the bird flu scare, and is much like the oasis in the desert, for what was a dry gulf palate sans the chicken.

Gulf countries are exploring the options of importing rabbit meat and this has led to several enquiries flooding the State Animal Husbandry Department. E G Premjain, Assistant Director (Trade and Investment Cell), Animal Husbandry Department, said “We’ve been receiving several enquiries from the Gulf countries since last year. Majority of them are from Saudi Arabia, seeking information on the export possibilities and how to go about setting up rabbit farms there”

Rabbit meat is also considered as a better health option owing to its low-fat, low-cholesterol benefits, as compared to other white meat.

Kerala’s rabbit population is estimated at 3-4 lakh, and is having a growth rate of above 50 per cent. This number will further go up given the promotional schemes initiated by various agencies, like the Kudumbasree.

Organized export still has to cross many checks, which would call for better standards in certification that is a prerequisite for export. The Livestock Production Inspection Office (LPIO), at Ernakulam in Kerala is still in under construction and will be operational in the next 2 years.


'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Life Saving Cancer Drugs – From Chicken! Possible Says Dolly’ Creatos
2. Chickens Found To Have High Levels of Arsenic
3. The Effectiveness Of Chickenpox Vaccine Questioned
4. Vaccine To Stop the Spread of Chickenpox
5. Chicken-Pox vaccine not fool proof
6. Chicken pox beholds brain tumour risk
7. Super Bugs Contaminate UK Chickens
8. Chicken Pox Hospitalizations Are Becoming Less
9. Chicken pox Spreads Across Firozabad
10. Chicken Eaters Have Decreased Risk Of Developing Colon Cancer
11. Punjabis Transfer Taste From Chicken To Prawns
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:4/22/2017)... New Freedom, PA (PRWEB) , ... April 22, ... ... of healthcare experience to his role as Vice President of Sales and Business ... direction of key GPO/IDN business partner engagements, business development, and strategic planning for ...
(Date:4/21/2017)... ... April 21, 2017 , ... Contrary to ... youth violence is declining—and at noteworthy rates. Between 2002 and 2014, Salas-Wright and ... involved in violence in the United States. The study, Trends in Fighting ...
(Date:4/21/2017)... , ... April 21, 2017 , ... Dudnyk has announced ... emphasizes the agency’s conviction that the full potential of specialty and orphan brands can ... appreciated and aligned. , “The Unifying Effect is at the heart of a ...
(Date:4/21/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... April 21, 2017 , ... ... performance system, has partnered with O2X , an active lifestyle company that ... on improving the health of firefighters, police offers, first responders, military officers and ...
(Date:4/21/2017)... ... 21, 2017 , ... Metrasens is honoured to have won ... most prestigious award for business success. The company has been recognized for ... grown by a total of 400% over the last six years. , Metrasens ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:4/20/2017)... 2017 Research and Markets has announced ... Share, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Growth Trends, Key Players, Competitive ... offering. ... market was valued at US$ 7,167.6 Mn in 2015, and ... at a CAGR of 5.6% from 2016 to 2024. ...
(Date:4/19/2017)... April 19, 2017 Cardiology devices segment is anticipated ... The Cardiology Devices segment is likely to create ... Mn in 2018 over 2017. By the end of 2027, ... close to US$ 700 Mn, expanding at a CAGR of ... the Asia Pacific reprocessed medical devices ...
(Date:4/19/2017)... NASHVILLE , Tenn. and DALLAS , ... and EndoStim, Inc., announced that the first patients in ... with the EndoStim device in the Lower Esophageal Sphincter ... is a minimally-invasive implantable device designed to provide long-term ... through neurostimulation. GERD affects nearly 65 million ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: