• Anju A. Bhagat Ph.D. Scholar, Dept. of Statistics, Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University, Aurangabad
  • V.H. Bajaj Professor, Dept. of Statistics, Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University, Aurangabad
Keywords: TMR, Pandharpuri buffalo, least cost, optimal feeding plan, LPP


Total mixed ration (TMR) or complete feed idea has been popular in recent years with the aim of minimizing the wastage and improving productivity in ruminant livestock. The main aim of this system is that all the ingredients (roughage and concentrate) are mixed and offered to the animal as a blend.As the model is based on Pandharpuri buffalo at Zonal Agricultural Research Station, Shendapark, Kolhapur. The availability of green fodder is varying with season.


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