HOPE ACADEMY SCHOOL VISIT TO ICAR-NRC ON MITHUN

Dated: 12.02.2020

ICAR-NRC on Mithun, Medziphema since its inception has been striving to sensitize the people on the need to conserve mithuns as they play an integral part in the social, cultural and economic life of the mithun rearing farmers in the North East. Overtime, it has brought visitors from various spheres to witness the semi-intensive mithun rearing system at its campus that could aid in mithun conservation and propagation. Hope Academy School, Dimapur with the objective to expose the students to the unique majestic bovine, Mithun, visited the institute on the 12.02.2020. A total of 95 students from Grade 6 accompanied by six teachers had an opportunity to interact with the scientist and witnessed the Semi-Intensive Mithun rearing system at the Institute's farm.