ICAR-CIRB participated at National Dairy Mela 23-25 November, 2017 at ICAR-NDRI, Karnal, Haryana. The team from ICAR-CIRB comprised of Dr. Sajjan Singh (Principal Scientist), Dr. Avijit Dey (Senior Scientist), Dr. Jerome A (Scientist), Dr. Mustafa H Jan (Scientist), Dr. TP Singh (ACTO) and Sh. Mohan Singh (TO). The farmers were imparted knowledge about the significance of high potential germplasm application, improved reproduction, balanced nutrition and research activities of ICAR-CIRB were displayed to the farmers. Many school children were also imparted knowledge on role of buffalo in milk production of India and motivated for scientific buffalo husbandry practices.
The chief guest of the Mela, Shri Chhabilendra Roul, Additional Secretary (DARE) & Secretary (ICAR) besides other dignitaries Dr. RRB Singh, Director NDRI and Dr AK Tomar, Director CSWRI visited the ICAR-CIRB stall at National Dairy Mela on 23rd November, 2017 at ICAR-NDRI, Karnal, Haryana.