Increasing Income of the Entrepreneurs through Dairy Cluster development and extension-VCD under PACE
Duration: 01.07.2017 to 30.06.2019
Objective: Increase the production and reduce the mortality rate of the cattle through introducing improved technologies on dairy anagement and practices. Increase the price of milk in markets through linking with institutions and private sectors. Development of the clusters in Sirajgnaj like as Bagabari Ghat.
Major activities: Conduct base line survey, training on LSP (livestock service provider), Fodder demonstration, de-warming, vaccination campaign, linkage with service providers, build small entrepreneur, market linkage with milk collector and processor. Develop IEC materials etc.
Implementation process: Door to door survey and finalize the list of potential beneficiaries. Provide various trainings to the participants on dairy management. Organize demonstration plot specially on fodder cultivation and cattle management with the assistance of livestock department at District and Upazila level. Dissemination of knowledge and good practice through organizing courtyard session by the staff. In total 18000 beneficiaries will be involved with this project. This project is being implemented in 118 villages under 06 Upazilas of Sirajganj district.
Source of fund: PKSK and NDP.