Publication of the Department - Animal Nutrition


  1. Khandaker, Z.H. and M.A.Rouf (1983). Effect of different levels and sources of nitrogen on crude fibre digestibility of low quality roughage. Bang.J.Agric.Sci. 10(2):175 – 179.
  2. Khandaker, Z.H., M.A.Rouf and A.Reza (1982). A study on the effect of different levels and sources of nitrogen on dry matter and organic matter digestibilities of German grass using in vitro technique. Bang.Vet.J. 16(3-4):33-39.
  3. Khandaker, Z.H. and M.M.Islam (1988). Effect of nitrogen fertilization and stage of maturity on yield and quality of fodder maize(zea mays). Bang.J.Ani.Sci. 17(1-2):47-53.
  4. Khandaker, Z.H. and S.B.Telfer (1988). The effect of zinc boluses supplemented to lambs under grazing condition. Bang.Vet.J. 23(1-2):71-77.
  5. Khandaker, Z.H. and S.B.Telfer (1988). A study on the pattern of zinc release and utilization from zinc containing boluses. Bang. J.Ani.Sci. 17(1-2):63-76.
  6. Khandaker, Z.H. (1989). Provision of zinc to suckling lambs by means of zinc containing soluble glass boluses. Indian.J.Ani.Sci. 59(8):1017-1019.
  7. Khandaker, Z.H. (1989). Zinc concentration of faecal grab samples- A model for zinc release from zinc containing soluble glass boluses. Bang.J.Ani.Sci. 18(1-2):23-29.
  8. Khandaker, Z.H. (1990). Improvement of zinc status of lambs by supplementation of zinc containing boluses. Bang.J.Agric.Sci. 17(2):261-264.
  9. Khandaker,H. and S.B.Telfer (1990) Treatment of zinc deficiency in sheep by zinc containing boluses. Asian-Austr.J.Ani.Sci. 3(1):53-59.
  10. Khandaker, Z.H. and A.Reza (1993). Effect of urea feeding on the fattening of local emaciated cattle of Bangladesh. Bang.J.Ani.Sci. 22(1-2):101-106.
  11. Khandaker, Z.H. (1994). Effect of mixed cropping of maize (Zea mays) and cowpea (Vigna unguiculata) forage on fodder yield, chemical composition and its in vitro Indian J.Ani.Nutr. 11(1):55-57.
  12. Reza,A.,M.M.Islam and H.Khandaker (1994). Voluntary intake and nutritive value of water hyacinth leaves (Eicchornia crassipes) in goat. Bang.J.Tr. and Dev. 7(2):87-90.
  13. Islam,M.M., H.Khandaker, G.Abedin and M.A.Akbar (1994). Effect of feeding urea treated and urea supplemented rice straw on the performance of heifers. Bang.Ani.Sci. 23(1-2):7-13.
  14. Khandaker, Z.H. and M.M.Islam (1994). Structural carbohydrate, protein content and in vitro digestibility of oat (Avena sativa) forage at three stages of maturity. Bang.J.Ani.Sci. 23(1-2):51-55.
  15. Islam,M.M., F.J.Mili,H.Khandaker and M.A.Akbar (1994). Effect of moisture level and ensiling period on chemical composition and in vitro digestibility of urea treated rice straw. Bang.J.Agric.Sci. 21(2):297-303.
  16. Khandaker, Z.H. and M.M.Islam (1994). Effect of stages of maturity on protein, cell wall constituents, nutrient digestibility and energy content of sunhemp (Crotalaria juncea) forage. Bang.J.Agric.Sci. 21(2):305-310.
  17. Biswas,A.R., M.M.Islam, M.A.Akbar and H.Khandaker (1994). Effect of legume forage supplements on chemical composition, organic matter digestibility and energy contents of rice straw. Progr.Agric. 5(2):169-175.
  18. Islam,M.M., H.Khandaker, M.A.Akbar and M.A.Hannan (1995). Effect of different methods of protein replacement by urea nitrogen on growing bull calves.Bang.J. Agric. Sci. 22(1):15-19.
  19. Khandaker,H. (1995). Chemical composition, organic matter digestibility and metabolizable energy content of oat (Avena sativa) forage at three different growth stages. Progr. Agric. 6(1):123-126.
  20. Khandaker, Z.H.,M.Islam and A.A.Khan (1995). Effect of replacement of wheat bran by rice polish on nutrient intake and growth of bull calves. Bang.J.Ani.Sci. 24(1-2): 165 -172.
  21. Hira,A.K., M.M.Islam, A.Reza and H.Khandaker (1995). Effect of replacement of green grass by water hyacinth (Eicchornia crassipes) leaves on the performance of goat.Progr.Agric. 6(2): 77-80.
  22. Khandaker, Z.H. and A.M.M.Tareque (1996). Studies on protein degradabilities of feedstuffs in Bangladesh. Asian-Austr. J.Ani.Sci. 9(6):637-642.
  23. Khandaker, Z.H. and A.M.M.Tareque (1997). Effect of rumen degradable protein (RDP) in straw based ration on purine derivatives excretion and microbial nitrogen supply in cattle. Asian-Austr.J.Ani.Sci. 10 (4):364-370.
  24. Khandaker, Z.H.,Steingass and W.Drochner (1997). Supplementing wheat straw with urea on intake, digestibility and ruminal fermentation in sheep. Indian J.Ani.Nutr. 14 (1):16-19.
  25. Khandaker, Z.H.,Steingass and W.Drochner (1998). Supplementation of wheat straw by sesbania on voluntary intake, digestibility and ruminal fermentation in sheep. Small Ruminant Res. 28 (1):23-29.
  26. Bhowmik,L., S.D.Chowdhury, H.Khandaker, A.K.Sarker, and S.K.Biswas (1998). Use of green leafy vegetables (Radish and Spinach) in layer diet as alternatives to vitamin-mineral premix. Bang.J.Ani.Sci.27 (1 & 2): 13-19.
  27. Khandaker,H. and A.M.M. Tareque (1999). Rumen fermentation pattern in indigenous cattle fed rice straw-based diet with varying levels of rumen degradable protein (RDP) from urea. Indian J. Animal Nutr. 16(4):349 - 353.
  28. Hasan,M andH.Khandaker (2000). Comparative study of fish meal and other protein concentrates on the performance of broiler. Indian J. Animal Nutr. 17(2):95-98.
  29. Aziz, M.A.,H. Khandaker and M.M. Islam (2001). Effect of replacing protein from fish meal with soyabean on the performance of broiler chicken. Indian J. Animal Nutr. 18(1):23-28.
  30. Haque, M.E., M.A.Akbar,H. Khandaker and M. Habib (2001). Effect of supplementing by-pass protein and energy to straw-based diets on growth and nutrient utilization by indigenous Zebu calves. The Bangladesh Veterinarian. 18(1) : 41 – 48.
  31. Khandaker,H. and M.M. Uddin (2002). Nutritional evaluation of locally available feedstuffs in Bangladesh. Indian J. Ani. Nutr. 19 (2):110-115.
  32. Khaleduzzaman, A.B.M. and H. Khandaker (2002). Effect of feeding different levels of rumen degradable protein on growth and nutrient utilization in indigenous bull calves. Bang.J.Ani.Sci.31 (1 & 2): 19-26.
  33. Salma, U., A.G. Miah, Y.Akter, H. Khandaker and A. Reza (2004). Effect of different levels of protein supplementation on reproductive performance of rabbit does undser tropical condition. International J. of Agric. & Biol.6(5):794-796.
  34. Sarker, S.S. Islam, H.Khandaker, S.M.E.Ershad, A. Ashraf and M.I. Hossain (2004). Effect of different doses of nitrogen fertilizer on yield and chemical composition of zamboo grass. Pak. J. Biol. Sci. 7(6):1046-1049.
  35. Sarker, S.S. Islam, H.Khandaker, S.M.E.Ershad, A. Ashraf and M. H. Rashid. (2004). Degradation characteristics o crude protein and crude fibre of jumbo grass grown in different nitrogen fertilizer doses. J. Biol. Sci. 4(4): 445-448.
  36. Uddin, M.M., H. Khandaker and M.N. Sultana (2005). Effect of levels of nitrogen withor without phosphorus fertilizer on oat (Avena sativa) forage production harvested at various ages. i. Yield and nutrient contents. Bang. J. Ani. Sci. 34 (1 & 2): 63 – 71.
  37. Uddin, M.M., H. Khandaker and M.N. Sultana (2005). Effect of levels of nitrogen withor without phosphorus fertilizer on oat (Avena sativa) forage production harvested at various ages. ii. Nutritive value and macro mineral contents. Bang. J. Ani. Sci. 34 (1 & 2): 73 – 81.
  38. Rahman, M.M.,H. Khandaker and M.A. Rahman (2005). Effect phosphorus supplementation on feed utilization and growth performance of growing bull. Bang. J. Ani. Sci. 34 (1 & 2): 83 – 92.
  39. Sultana, M.N., M.J. Khan, H. Khandaker, M. Shahjalal and M.Uddin (2005). Effect of Rhizobium inoculum and N-fertilizer on nutrient contents of cowpea (Vigna unguiculata) forage at various stages of maturity. Bang. J. Ani. Sci. 34 (1 & 2): 93 – 102.
  40. Sultana, M.N., M.J. Khan, H. Khandaker and M.Uddin (2005). Effect of Rhizobium inoculum and N-fertilizer on bio-mass production of  cowpea (Vigna unguiculata) forage at different stages of maturity. J. Bangladesh  Agril. Univ. 3 (2):249 – 255.
  41. Khandaker, Z.H. and M. Shahjalal (2006). Levels of copper, zinc, iron and manganese in different fodders and feeds. J. Bangladesh Agri. Univ. 4 (2): 279 – 283.
  42. Hasan, K.,H. Khandaker and A.B.M.R. Bostami (2007). Effect of supplemental zinc on the nutrient utilisation, growth performance and zinc status of indigenous bull calves. Bang. J. Ani. Sci. 36 (1 & 2): 33 – 40.
  43. Khaleduzzaman, A.B.M., N. Islam, H. Khandaker and M.A. Akbar (2007). Effect of different doses of nitrogen and phosphorus fertilizer on yield and quality of Napier grass (Pennisetum purpureum). Bang. J. Ani. Sci. 36 (1 & 2): 41 – 49.
  44. Mallick, N.C., K. Hasan and H. Khandaker (2007). Effect of supplemental copper on the nutrient utilization and copper status of indigenous bull calves. Bang. J. Ani. Sci. 36(1&2):57– 61.
  45. Shahjalal, M, B.M.Khaleduzzaman and  Z.H. Khandaker (2008).  Micromineral profile of cattle in four selected areas of Mymensingh district. Bang. J. Ani. Sci. 37 (1): 42 – 50.
  46. Islam, M. Z.,H. Khandaker, S. D. Chowdhury and K. M. S. Islam (2008). Effect of citric acid and acetic acid on the performance of broilers. J. Bangladesh. Agril. Univ. 6(2):315-320
  47. Rahman, M.M., H. Khandaker and A.B.M. Khaleduzzaman (2008). The bioavaiability of phosphorous from bone meal and triple super phosphate and its effects on indigenous growing cattle. Bang. J. Ani. Sci. 37 (2): 58-65
  48. Khaleduzzaman, A.B.M., H. Khandaker, M. S. H. Khan, L.A. Banu and M. K. A. Khan (2008). Evaluation of a High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC) method for amino acid analysis in feed with pre-column derivatization and fluorescence detection. Bang. J. Ani. Sci. 37 (2): 66-73
  49. Khaleduzzaman, A.B.M.andH. Khandaker (2009). Commercial feed production and quality control: present status and future prospects in Bangladesh. Published in the Proceeding of the seminar, 6th International Poultry Show and Seminar 2009 held on 05 – 07 March 2009 in Bangladesh-China Friendship Conference Centre Sher-e-Bangla Nagar Dhaka, Bangladesh.
  50. Khaleduzzaman, A.B.M., H. Khandaker, M.M. Khan and H.B Husain (2009). Near Infrared Reflectance Spectroscopy (NIRS): a potential tool for predicting the nutritional quality of animal feeds. Published in the Proceeding of the seminar, 6th International Poultry Show and Seminar 2009 held on 05 – 07 March 2009 in Bangladesh-China Friendship Conference Centre Sher-e-Bangla Nagar Dhaka, Bangladesh.
  51. Rahman, M.A., H. Khandaker and A.B.M. Khaleduzzaman (2009). Bioavaiability of phosphorous and its effect on the nutrient utilization in cattle. Bang. J. Ani. Sci. 387 (1 and 2): 33-41.
  52. R. Hasan, M.A. Akbar, Z.H. Khandaker and M.M. Rahman (2010). Effect of nitrogen fertilizer on yield contributing character, Biomass yield and nutritive value of cowpea forage. Bang. J. Ani. Sci. 39 (1 and 2): 85 - 90.
  53. Akter and Z.H. Khandaker (2010) Triple super phosphate as a source of phosphorus in the diet of growing bull. Bang. J. Ani. Sci. 39 (1 and 2): 91 - 98.
  54. R. S. Roy and Z.H. Khandaker (2010) Effect of phosphorus fertilizer on yield and nutritive value of sorghum (Sorghum bicolor) fodder at three cutting. Bang. J. Ani. Sci. 39 (1 and 2): 109 - 118.
  55. S. Fasiullah, Z. H. Khandaker, K. M. S. Islam, M. Kamruzzaman and R. Islam (2010). Effect of dietary enzyme supplementation on nutrient utilization and growth performance of rabbit. Int. J. BioRes. 1(3): 17-21.
  56. Khandaker, Z.H., M. M. Uddin, M. N. Sultana and K. J. Peter (2011). Effect of supplementation of mustard oil cake on intake, digestibilty and microbial protein synthesis of cattle in a straw based diet in Bangladesh. Tropical Animal Health and production DOI:10,1007/s 11250-011-9969-z
  57. Khandaker, Z. H. and M. J Uddin (2013). Cost effective preservation technique of green fodder and its impact on quality of silage. Journal of Livestock Research for Rural Development. 25(4): 1-7.
  58. Khandaker, Z. H. and M. J Uddin (2013). Cost effective preservation technique of green fodder and its impact on quality of silage. Journal of Livestock Research for Rural Development. 25(4): 1-7.
  59. Kanak, A.R., J Khan, MR Debi, Z. H Khandakar, MK Pikar (2013). Comparison on biomass production of three fodders Germplasm. Bang. J. Ani. Sci. 42(1: 35 - 39.
  60. Uddin J., Khandaker, Z. H., Khan, J.U. and Islam,N. (2015). Nutritional Evaluation and Chemical Compositions of Feedstuffs for Ruminant Using in vitro Gas Production Technique. Annals of Veterinary and Animal Science, 34-44. http://naturepub.org/index.php/journal/navas.
  61. Khandaker, Z.H., Uddin, M.J. and Ara, Z. (2015).  Manufacturing of complete cattle feed using crop residues. International Journal of Recent Scientific Research Vol. 6, Issue, 10,  October, 2015.
  62. Uddin, J., Z. H. Khandaker, M. J. Khan and M.M.H. Khan (1015). Dynamics of microbial protein synthesis in the rumen - A Review. Journal of Annals of Veterinary and Animal Science. Vol (2) 5 , 2015) https://naturepub.org/idex.php/journal/navas.
  63. Uddin, M.J.,  H. Khandaker and   M. J. Khan (1015). Nutritive Values and Chemical Composition of Foliages, grass and Herbs using in vitro Technique. ISESCO JOURNAL of Science and Technology. 11(20) 2015: 35-43.
  64. Uddin J., Khandaker, Z.H., Khan, M.J.U and Islam, M. N. (2015). Nutritional Evaluation and Chemical Compositions of Feedstuffs for ruminant Using in vitro Gas Production Technique.  Annals of Veterinary and Animal Science; 34-44.
  65. MA Siddiki, MR Amin, AKMA Kabir, MO Faruque, ZH Khandaker (2015). Socio-economic status of buffalo farmers and the performances of buffaloes at Lalpur Upozila of Natore district in Bangladesh) Bang. J. Ani. Sci. 44(3):157-165.
  66. Uddin, M.J. and Z. H. Khandaker (2016). Response of different levels of protein on growth of indigenous bull calves. J. Agric. Sci. 1(1):85- 98.
  67. Ali, M. S., M. Kamruzzaman and Z.H. Khandaker (2016). Effect of feeding garlic powder on growth performance and meat quality of broiler. Bang. J. Anim. Sci., 45(2):79-83.
  68. Shishir, S.R., H.M. Murshed, M.R. Ahmed, K.M. Islam and Z. H. Khandaker (2016). Effect of organic acid addition in low protein and energy diet on the performance of broiler. J. Agric. Sci. 1(2):29- 38.
  69. Ahmed, M.M., Uddin, M.J. and Z. H. Khandaker (1016). Response of different levels of energy intake on growth performance of Bos indicus bull calves. J. Agric. Sci. 1(2):79- 88.
  70. Roy, P. C., Haque, M.A, Fatematuzzohora, M, Ali, M. Y., and H. Khandaker (2016). Effect of different level of energy on growth performance of crossbred bull calves. Asian Australas. J. Biosci. Biotechnol. 2016, 1 (2), 246-254.
  71. Manika D, H.Khandakar,  Alam, M. A and Heyamet, M.A. (2016).Effect of feeding different level of Leucaena leucocephala (ipil ipil) leaf meal for rabbit diet. Asian Australas. J. Biosci. Biotechnol. 2016, 1 (2), 261-267.
  72. MN Akhter, MR Islam, MR Habib, MH Rashid, ZH Khandaker (2017). Effect of energy and protein supplementation on growth and nutrient requirement estimation in crossbred bull calf. J.Anim. Sci. 46(3), 179.