Mother dairy Farm

The Laying of foundation stone for the Mother Diary Project at karfectar Farm was laid by Hon’ble Chief Minister of Sikkim on 10th December 2009. The inaugural function was also attended by Hon’ble Minister, Secretary and senior officer of the department as well as official from South district. During the programme bucket type milking machine was also demonstrated.

Karfectar farm has total Area of 29 hectare and out of which 20 hectare area has been earmarked for extensive fodder cultivation under th Mother Diary project implemented under Rashtriya krishi Yojana a centrally sponsored scheme of Government of India. Out of this 20 hectare area 5 hectare area was earmarked for complete land development programme during the financial year of 2009-2010 for planting the perennial as well as the seasonal fodder crops. The earmarked 5 hectare area was quite sloppy uncultivated and completely covered by various types of trees, shrubs, bushes, removing the trees, breaking and removing the boulders and stones, terracing the area, ploughing the area by bullocks, planting the various types of perennial grasses and seasonal crops. The infrastructure development particularly construction  of sheds are under progress.

 

 
 

Hon'ble Chief Minister, Dr. Pawan Chamling laying the foundation of

 Mother Diary Farm

 

 

 

 

 

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