Designation and address
Assistant Professor, Department of Livestock Production and Management
Veterinary College and Research Institute, Orathanadu,

M.V.Sc. (Livestock Production and Management)

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M +91-9994708851
E arulprakash[dot]m[at]tanuvas[dot]ac[dot]in

Fields(s) of specialization
Majoring field : Livestock production and Management
Specializing field : Automations in dairy farm; Information technology in Livestock farm
Current Projects
Completed Projects
Project title Role in the project Fund outlay Funding agency
Establishment of TANUVAS Farm Produce Sale outlet Co-Principal investigator Rs.1.62 lakhs TANUVAS
Recent Research Publications
  1. M. Arul Prakash, A. Manimaran, A. Kumaresan, S. S. Layek, Sreela. L, T. K. Mohantyand S. Chand. (2015). Influence of uterine infection on outcome of prostaglandin F2α treatment in dairy animals.Indian Vet. J., 92(1): 12-15 (NAAS rating: 4.33)
  2. M. Arul Prakash, A. Manimaran, A. Kumaresan, P. Mooventhan, Sreela. L, A. Sakthivel Selvan, Narender Kumar, M. Sathiyabarathi, S. JeyaKumar, and D. N. Das. (2015) Alternatives to Colostrum Feeding for Calf Health. Indian J. Dairy and Bio Sci. 26: 35-40.
  3. A. Manimaran, A. Kumaresan, S. Jeyakumar, T. K. Mohanty, V. Sejian, Narender Kumar, L. Sreela, M. Arul Prakash, P. Mooventhan, A. Anantharaj and D. N. Das. (2016).Potential of acute phase proteins as predictor of postpartum uterine infections during transition period and its regulatory mechanism in dairy cattle.Veterinary World. 9: 91-100. Published online: 29-01-2016.EISSN: 2231-0916.
  4. Pranay Bharti, Champak Bhakat, Prabhat K. Pankaj, Showkat A. Bhat, M. Arul Prakash, Mayur R. Thul and K. Puhle Japheth. (2015). Relationship of udder and teat conformation with intra-mammary infection in crossbred cows under hot-humid climate. Veterinary world. 8(7):898-901 (NAAS rating: 5.1)
  5. P.Mooventhan, A. Manimaran, R. Senthil Kumar, A. Sakthivel Selvan and M. Arul Prakash. (2016). Indigenous ethnoveterinary medicinal practices for management of mastitis in dairy cattle. Indian J. Anim. Res. 50(1): 136-138.
  6. A. Manimaran, A. Kumaresan, Shiv Prasad, Sreela, L., V. Boopathi, and M. Arul Prakash. (2014).Effects of clinical mastitis on days open in dairy cattle and buffaloes.Indian Vet. J., 97(12): 67-68 (NAAS rating: 4.33)
Honours & Awards
  • Best oral Presentation award in International Livestock conference & Expo 23rd Annual Convention of ISAPM, SSVVU, Hyderabed, January, 2016
  • Best oral Presentation award in XX11 National annual convection of ISAPM on "Livestock production practices for small farms of marginalized groups and communities in India" College of Veterinary Sciences and Animal Husbandry, CIU, Seleish, Aizwal, Mizoramon 28-30th January 2015.
  • Best poster presentation award in International conference on "Current challenges and translational research to augment animal reproduction" held on at Madras Veterinary College, Chennai, Tamil Nadu TANUVAS and Washington State University, Pullman, USA on on 4-5th December, 2014.