Priority Areas for inviting proposals for funding from extra mural fund in the area of Animal Science

  • Identification of new/alternate feed resources (non-conventional, Agro-Industrial by-products and agricultural by-products)
  • Amelioration of infertility in livestock
  • Gut metagenomics
  • Host Pathogen interaction and pathogenomics
  • Antimicrobial resistance
  • Epidemiology of emerging and re-emerging disease of livestock & poultry
  • Risk assessment and foresight analysis with regard to emerging & re-emerging
  • Molecular characterization and developing breed signatures
  • Cryo-conservation of indigenous livestock & poultry
  • Valuation of animal genetic resources
  • Animal Waste Management
  • Functional foods & nutraceticals

General Guidelines for ICAR Extramural Research Projects