Central Sheep Breeding Farm scheme

About the Central Sheep Breeding Farm (CSBF) scheme The Central Sheep Breeding Farm (CSBF) scheme is a program implemented by the Department of Animal Husbandry, Dairying, and Fisheries (DAHDF) in India. The main objective of the scheme is to improve the genetic potential of sheep in the country and to provide quality breeding stock to […]

Central Herd Registration Scheme

About Central Herd Registration Scheme The Central Herd Registration Scheme (CHRS) is a program implemented by the government of India to register and keep records of all cattle in the country. The aim of the scheme is to improve breeding practices, increase the productivity of livestock, and provide information on disease outbreaks. Under the CHRS, […]

National Programme for Dairy Development (NPDD)

About the National Programme for Dairy Development The NPDD was Launched in February 2014 by the Government of India by merging three Schemes of this department namely i) Intensive Dairy Development Programme (IDDP) ii) Strengthening Infrastructure for Quality & Clean Milk Production (SIQ and CMP) and iii) Assistance to Cooperative ( A to C) Objectives […]

Animal Husbandry Infrastructure Development Fund

About the AHIDF On June 24, 2020, The Ministry of Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries launched the Animal Husbandry Infrastructure Development Fund (AHIDF) worth Rs. 15,000 Crores, which was approved under the Atma Nirbhar Bharat AbhiyaanĀ stimulus package. The main objective of AHIDF is incentivizing investments by individual entrepreneurs, private companies, MSME, Farmer’s Producers Organizations (FPOs), […]

Dairy Processing and Infrastructure Development Fund

About the Dairy Processing and Infrastructure Development Fund Scheme To ensure that Dairy Cooperatives remain competitive for the sustained benefit of farmers, the Government of India announced the creation of the Dairy Processing and Infrastructure Development Fund with a total scheme outlay of Rs. 11,184 crores for implementation during 2018-19 to 2022-23. Under the scheme, […]

National Animal Disease Control Programme

About National Animal Disease Control Programme šŸ”° National Animal Disease Control Programme (NADCP) is a flagship scheme launched by the Hon’ble Prime Minister in September 2019 for control of Foot & Mouth Disease and Brucellosis by vaccinating 100% of cattle, buffalo, sheep, goat, and pig population for FMD and 100% bovine female calves of 4-8 […]

Rashtriya Gokul Mission

Rashtriya Gokul Mission The scheme is also continued under the umbrella scheme Rashtriya Pashudhan Vikas Yojna from 2021 to 2026 with a budget outlay of Rs.2400 crore. Objectives a) To enhance the productivity of bovines and increase milk production in a sustainable manner using advanced technologies. b) To propagate the use of high genetic merit […]