STATE TIMES NEWS
SAMBA: Extension and Publicity wing of Animal Husbandry Department Jammu on the directions of Director Animal Husbandry Jammu, Vivek Sharma, organized one day seminar for vets and Para-vets at Samba. The main theme of the seminar was to acquaint vets and Para-veterinary staff, with the farmer welfare schemes launched by the J&K government and their implementation at micro level.
Dr. Sunil Bazaz, Extension Officer explained in detail various components / pattern of assistance offered under Integrated Dairy Development and Feed & Fodder development schemes. It was stressed upon the participants’ to identify the beneficiaries, based on the needs and interest, and promote these schemes among the farmers in their areas of operation.
Dr. Suraj Amrutkar, Scientist, Krishi Vigyan Kendra (KVK) Samba presented an informative lecture on new concepts/ marketing strategies, formation of FPO’s (farmers producers organization) during the said seminar.
Other issues related to latest technical knowhow in the field of veterinary healthcare management and breeding practices adopted were also discussed by the experts during the said seminar.
Dr. Matloob A. Tak, DD (AH) & Dr. Anil Gupta, CAHO Samba, also addressed the participants and shared valuable tips for doubling of farmers’ income, based on their vast experience in the field of Animal Health & poultry rearing. Extension officer Publicity Wing thanked the dignitaries and participants on the occasion.