This Department was started during the year 2012, with the objective of teaching the Undergraduate students of B.V.Sc.&A.H about the methods and techniques of livestock handling, feeding, housing, breeding and disease management of various species of livestock and poultry.
The following undergraduate courses are being offered to the B.V.Sc. students regularly, by this department.
These courses were taught with emphasis on practical aspects. The students were exposed to farm visits, animal handling, identification methods, different housing systems of livestock and poultry. The students were taken for study tours to Exotic cattle breeding farm Eachenkottai, District Livestock Farm, Korkai, Commercial poultry farms and Private Stud farms to give an opportunity to learn the things practically carried out at field level.
Professor and Head,
Department of Livestock Production Management,
Veterinary College and Research Institute,
Orathanadu - 614 625.
Phone No: +91-4372-234011