eFeed Secures Inr 25 Lakhs Grant From ICAR Pusa to Amplify Its Impact on Livestock and Dairy Industry

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eFeed Secures INR 25 Lakhs Grant From Indian Council of Agriculture Research

Delhi, January 9, 2024: In a landmark achievement, eFeed, the innovative startup at the forefront of revolutionizing precision animal management and feed practices, proudly announces the acquisition of a substantial INR 25 Lakhs grant from the Indian Council of Agriculture Research (ICAR), Government of India. The grant ceremony held at the ICAR campus in Delhi witnessed the participation of esteemed leaders, including joint directors.

Founded in December 2020 by Kumar Ranjan, eFeed has swiftly become a leader in addressing the crucial intersection of animal nutrition, health, environmental sustainability, and economic development within the cattle industry. Focused primarily on cattle, eFeed is committed to empowering farmers with cost-effective solutions tailored to enhance the well-being and productivity of their livestock.

One of eFeed’s primary commitments is to address methane emissions by promoting balanced ration (TMR) and localized feed formulations. The startup actively engages in practices that contribute to reducing greenhouse gas emissions in the livestock sector.

Expressing his enthusiasm about the grant, Kumar Ranjan, Founder and CEO of eFeed, stated, “This grant from ICAR Pusa is a testament to the impactful work we have been doing at eFeed. It is a recognition of our commitment to enhancing the overall well-being of animals, farmers, and the environment. We are excited about the possibilities this grant opens up for us to reach more farmers with our technology solutions and demonstrate tangible increases in milk output.”

The grant, bestowed by the prestigious Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) Pusa, is a significant boost to eFeed’s growth plans. The funds will be utilized to expand the startup’s reach, empowering more farmers with innovative technology solutions like the Nutrition Calculator. eFeed aims to demonstrate a substantial impact on the increase in milk output, contributing to the overall productivity and sustainability of the livestock and dairy sector.

In addition to providing farmers with advanced technology solutions, eFeed conducts training programs to educate them about the dietary requirements of different animal species, organic feed processing, and the preparation of feed using readily available resources at home.

Since its inception, eFeed has rapidly gained traction, collaborating with over 1.2 lakh farmers across the country. The startup’s commitment to empowering farmers with the right techniques and practices for animal feed production has garnered widespread acclaim.

eFeed’s collaboration with ICAR Pusa marks a significant step forward in its journey to make a lasting impact on agriculture, animal welfare, and food security. The startup remains dedicated to its mission of transforming the lives of farmers and contributing to a healthier and more sustainable future.