Visit of Secretary DARE and Secretary AHD&F to NRC on Pig

18th June 2016, Guwahati

Visit of Secretary DARE and Secretary AHD&F to NRC on PigDr. Trilochan Mohapatra , Secretary (DARE) & Director General (ICAR) and Shri Devendra Chaudhry,  Secretary, Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries visited  ICAR –NRC on Pig, Rani, Guwahati today.

The Director General, ICAR suggested to undertake in depth research in pig breeding and other areas for bringing excellence in pig production in the country.

The Secretaries appreciated the institute for taking lead in popularizing value added pork products in the country through private entrepreneurs.

Later, they visited the institute pig farm and the R & D pork processing plant.

(Source: ICAR –NRC on Pig, Rani, Guwahati)