The local livestock breed is being improved


On the basis of fulfillment of instructions and assignments of the Founder of Peace and National Unity - Leader of the Nation, President of the Republic of Tajikistan, His Excellency Emomali Rahmon regarding the provision of rural community with the purebred livestock breed, practical activities are being implemented. It is encouraging that on October 24 and 25, 2017, the purebred bulls have been distributed to Project beneficiaries in five Project targeted districts namely Vose, Danghara, Hamadoni, Farkhor and Kulob, based on the needs of population. According to the livestock distribution plan and in collaboration with the Ministry of Agriculture of the Republic of Tajikistan in general 37 heads of purebred bulls in the following manner 8 heads for Vose, 4 heads for Kulob, 11 heads for Dangara, 8 heads for Hamadoni and 6 head for Farkhor districts were provided.

First of all, it is worth mentioning that the purebred bulls are mainly black and white and Schwyz breeds, which are suitable for growing in Project targeted areas.

Improvement the local breed of livestock allows changing of livestock breed having low productivity into purebred with high productivity and suitable in regional condition year by year.

It should be noted that within the framework of the second phase of the Project, 180 PUUs, 196 CIGs for Production of fodder seeds and improved small ruminants have been established that were provided by 300 heads of Hisor rams and fodder.