19th Annual Review Meet of ICAR-AICRP (GI) organized

20 to 21 November, 2019, New Delhi

The ICAR-All India Coordinated Research Project on Goat Improvement, Makhdoom organized the “19th Annual Review Meet” at the National Agricultural Science Centre Complex, New Delhi from 20th to 21st November, 2019.

The Chief Guest, Dr. R.S. Gandhi, ADG (Animal Production & Breeding), ICAR briefed about the summarized goat development option in the country. He emphasized on the ICAR-AICRP (GI) Project’s critical implementation and monitoring in all the units for genetic improvement and farmers’ benefit.

Dr. M.S. Chauhan, Director, ICAR-CIRG outlined about the ICAR-AICRP on Goat Improvement along with the goats’ role in livelihood security of poor people. He also accentuated on the use of artificial insemination in goats in different regions of the country.

Dr. Vineet Bhasin, Principal Scientist, ICAR, New Delhi and Dr. P.K. Rout, In-Charge, ICAR-AICRP (G) were also present during the occasion.

The occasion also marked the releasing ceremony Project Coordinator’s Report and 13 Booklets and Folders from different units.

A special discussion was held on proposed objectives and activities for SFC - 2020-25 during the occasion.

(Source: ICAR-All India Coordinated Research Project on Goat Improvement, Makhdoom)