RAC 2017









Review of Semi-Intensive Mithun Rearing Units set-up under TSP

A two-day programme on “Review of Semi-Intensive Mithun Rearing Units set-up under Tribal Sub Plan(TSP)” was conducted at ICAR-NRC on Mithun, Medziphema, Nagaland, from 6-7th February 2020. All together a total of 59 farmers from 22 villages of three North-Eastern state Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur and Nagaland had attended the program. On the first day of the programme, early in the morning the farmers along with the scientific staff visited the mithun farm of ICAR-NRCM where they have witnessed the semi-intensive rearing of mithun farming. They have also learned about the semen collection from mithun bull and how Artificial Insemination is done on mithun female and also the routine farm activity. The farmers had also tasted the mithun milk, which was a unique experience for them.