The state and prospect of livestock and pasture development


At the initiative of the Academy of Agricultural Sciences of the Republic of Tajikistan and Livestock breeding Institute, the scientific and practical workshop on “Pasture management and livestock sphere sustainable development: the state and prospects” was held on October 11, 2016. The workshop was attended by the representatives of Majlisi Oli, Ministry of Agriculture, Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Tajik Agrarian University named after Shirinshoh Shohtemur, and international organizations and investment projects. The issues on implementation of state program on food security, fodder production concept, pasture lands use and animal feeding up to 2020, provision of institutional development of pastures, livestock situation and development in the country, pasture improvement methods and their implementation and others have been discussed. By participating in given workshop the representatives of the State Enterprise “Project Management Unit “Livestock and Pasture Development” have expressed their suggestions on improvement of pasture lands and development of livestock sector and suggested constructive recommendations.