Tag: Dairy

Phosphorus Deficiency Problems in Dairy Animals and Their Management

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article image Livestock is the major contributor to Gross domestic Product (GDP) of Pakistan. This sector contributes 58.55% value addition in agriculture and 11.9% to national GDP according to national economic Survey of Pakistan. In Pakistan livestock sector majorly depends on economy from the dairy sector. Most livestock of Pakistan is reared by small dairy producers and […]…Read More

Biorisk Management integrated into DVM Curriculum at Colombo under Dairy Science Park: Arif Yousaf, Special Assistant to CM KP

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article image A delegation of Dairy Science Park (DSP), The University of Agriculture, Peshawar, Pakistan completed their consultation on Biorisk Management (BRM) with Sandia National Laboratoreis (SNL) USA at Columbo, Sri Lanka. The delegation of DSP was led by Mr Arif Yousaf, Special Assistant to Chief Minister on Law/Convener Task Force on Sustainable Development Goals, Government of […]…Read More

Milk Fever Disease In Dairy Animals and Protocols for its Prevention

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article image The Livestock sector Funds 58.55 percent in the agriculture documented a positive growth of 3.63 percent during 2015-16 associated with 3.99 percent growth during the same period last year. Livestock is an integral part of Agriculture Sector which mostly rural people depend for their livelihood.In Rural Areas, People depend their lives directly on behalf of […]…Read More

FAS opens up new market for US dairy cattle

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: The first US dairy cattle shipped to Pakistan in 17 years are loaded onto trucks for their journey to the FAS-supported demonstration farm at the University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences near Lahore. US dairy cows are back in Pakistan for the first time in 17 years. More than 300 heifers arrived in Punjab on March 2, thanks to the efforts of USDA’s Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS). Most of the dairy cows have been purchased by commercial dairy farms, but 73…Read More

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Dairy Science Park to support farmers in KP

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article image STAFF REPORT PESH: Senior Minister Local Government, Elections and Rural Development, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Inayatullah Khan, has appreciated the concept of the Dairy Science Park to support the farmers’ income, value addition in the province, self-employment to the youth and hygienic food production for the people of the province. He said this while recently chairing a meeting of the representatives of the Department of the Local Government, Election and Rural Department;…Read More

Dairy Science Park to support farmers in KP

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article image STAFF REPORT PESH: Senior Minister Local Government, Elections and Rural Development, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Inayatullah Khan, has appreciated the concept of the Dairy Science Park to support the farmers’ income, value addition in the province, self-employment to the youth and hygienic food production for the people of the province. He said this while recently chairing a meeting of the representatives of the Department of the Local Government, Election and Rural Department; Agriculture,…Read More

USDA, USAID partner with UVAS to set up dairy research farm

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: In order to improve dairy production and resolve multiple issues in the farming sector Pakistan, USDA and USAID are partnering with the University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences (UVAS) to establish the Pattoki Training and Research Demonstration Farm, a model dairy farm for high-producing breeds in the city. According to an official from the Punjab Livestock and Dairy Department, the demonstration farm will house approximately 50 imported Holstein heifers from the US…Read More

Establishment of Dairy Science Park Board endorsed

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article image Staff Report PEW: A presentation session on Dairy Science Park Board’ was held at University of Agriculture, Peshawar (UAP). Prof Muhammad Subhan Qureshi, Dean Animal Health and Veterinary Sciences, UAP gave detailed presentation on Dairy Science Park Board. The presentation covered many aspects of the advantages of establishment of the board including work plan of the Park, establishment of Quality Control Laboratory Complex, Business Incubation Center, Business Facilitation…Read More

ATDC delegation visits CEBG Okara dairy farm

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: A delegation of Agri Tourism and Development Corporation of Pakistan has recently visited CEBG Okara on dairy farming of various imported as well as national breeds. During the visit, Commandment CEBG Col Dr. Mahboob Butt introduced the CEBG, their role in genetic improvement of dairy animals and their future strategies. The delegation was very much impressed after seeing working of the CEBG team in best labs of the country with all those necessary technologies. …Read More