CATTLE DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME (31st July 2016)

Cattle Development Programme (Cattle-Development Centers-CBC) is the CORE-COMPONENT of GRISERV. This programme is implemented in 23 districts of Gujarat. Through which door step services of Artificial Insemination (A.I.) is supported by Calf rearing, Dehorning, Deworming, Vaccination Green Fodder Demonstration, Vermicomposting & Urea Treatment are carried out. GRISERV CBC’S have facilitated for the increase in milk production & marketing of milk through Co-operative Daries. The progress is quite visible.

The Objectives Of Cattle-Development Programme:

Table showing Institutional linkages, Input, Output & Territorial Coverage at a glance

Particulars

DRDA,  NGO & Corporate

BAIF (Ksheerdhara)

MDTTC

GRISERV(APL )

Total

Total CDC

227

64

79

1

371

Total A.I.

14353

13865

39535

339

68092

Total Pregnancy

25320

8526

19895

250

53991

Total Villages

1469

754

156

14

2393

Total Districts

24

7

2

1

 

DISEASES INVESTIGATION LABORATORY – VIHAR -

D.S.Laboratory was established in 1989 in sponsorship of Mehsana District Co.Op.Milk Producers’ Ltd., Dudhsagar Dairy, with the objective to undertake the problem oriented research in field as per the need of Dairy, to provide animal health care services & to provide preventive health cover in operational area of surrounding 15 villages.

BAIF is operating the D.S.Lab, with 100 % financial support from the Dudhsagar dairy. The field & technical staff are recruited by BAIF.

BAIF also help the Dairy Veterinarians in arriving at diagnosis whenever problems like disease outbreaks & high mortality are reported.

DR. MANIBHAI DESAI TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER CENTRE (MDTTC) – CHIKHALI - Calves are the future stock of dairy farm by considering this Heifer rearing programme has been implemented in 43 DCS of 3 talukas of Navsari district. Total 653 heifer ageing between 1 to 4 months were registered and for them balanced concentrate ration is provided. It helps to conceive these female calves at an age of 26 to 28 months.