Improved livestock breed – key factor of livestock sphere development

With a focus on improvement of local livestock breed as well as sustainability of livestock sphere development, necessary activities have been developed and set into implementation by the State Enterprise “Project Management Unit “Livestock and Pasture Development”. Under the implementation of second phase of “Livestock and Pasture Development Project” 20 Common Interest Groups (CIG) on milk processing value chain were established as outlined below: Farkhor 7 groups, Hamadoni 5 and Dangara 8 groups, and explanatory works on key goals of activities were carried out. 1293 smallholders will be involved in 20 CIG. With the support provided by the Project the members of all 20 CIGs will be provided with 300 heads of Hisar breed sheep and 31.5 ton of mixed fodder.