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ICAR-NRC on Mithun, Medziphema Nagaland organized Technology Awareness Programme cum Mithun Mela in collaboration with ICAR-KVK Ukhrul at Mawai village of Kamjong district Manipur


On 14th February, 2020, ICAR-NRC on Mithun, Medziphema Nagaland organized Technology Awareness Programme cum Mithun Mela in collaboration with ICAR-KVK Ukhrul at Mawai village of Kamjong district Manipur. The objective was to create awareness of scientific mithun rearing system and to enhance the productivity of mithun by using the technologies developed by the Institute. The programe was graced by Dr. Narendra Prakash, Former Director ICAR-NEH region Barapani as Chief Guest. 364 farmers from 7 villages attended the mela, 35 mithun which were brought to the mela site and they were vaccinated against, FMD, BQ and HS. Veterinary medicines were also distributed to the farmers. Livestock (mithun) competition was also held and nine farmers were awarded 1st, 2nd and 3rd under the category of best Mithun lactating cow, best heifer and best calves. Farmers got the opportunity to solve their problem regarding breeding, reproduction, health, feeding etc. during Farmer-scientist interaction