Framers sensitized on management techniques of poultry birds

Dimapur, September 8 (MExN): ATMA Dimapur, Chümoukedima block conducted a joint visit with technical expert from Department of Veterinary and Animal Husbandry to Aoyimti on September 6.

 

The programme was chaired by Keneisanuo Keditsu, ATM, Chumukedima Block and welcome address was given by Neisetuonuo, Convenor (ATMA), Chümoukedima Block. It was attended by ten farmers.

 

The resource person was Dr. Limadangit, Department of Veterinary and Animal Husbandry elaborated on the management techniques of poultry birds that included low cost housing, feeding, body weights, survivality percentage and egg production. He said that during summer, bird consume twice the amount of water than that is normally consumed therefore double the watering space in poultry houses, he also emphasized on vaccination schedule, diseases, symptoms and their control measures.

 

The ATMA Chümoukedima block officials along with the technical expert visited a poultry farm and presented firsthand information on poultry farming to the farmers. The programme concluded with an interaction.