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buffalo-in-news Model Training Course  on  Ultrasonography in large animal reproduction for fertility augmentation

 An eight days model training course w.e.f. 15th -22nd Feb., 2016 sponsored by Directorate of Extension, Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers’ welfare, Government of India was organised by Animal Physiology and Reproduction Division at ICAR-CIRB, Hisar. Twenty eight participants out of which 24 from various state Animal Husbandry Department and 4 PhD or MVSc students attended this training program. The participants were from 12 states across the country viz. Haryana, Punjab, Rajasthan, Delhi, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Karnataka, Kerala, Uttar Pradesh, Nagaland, Assam and Manipur. Main emphasis was on practical’s and hands on training sessions on ultrasonography in buffaloes. During the training program, various lectures by external faculty and institute scientists on the application of ultrasonography in livestock were delivered.  In addition, practical sessions were also arranged on the use of ultrasonography in small animals, pets and equines at LUVAS and Equine Breeding Stud, Hisar, respectively. 


Dr. Inderjeet Singh, Director ICAR-CIRB, Hisar emphasized the importance and use of ultrasonography under field conditions for fertility augmentation in large animals. Dr P S Yadav, Head APR Division, mentioned the importance of use of modern reproductive technologies including cloning. In addition, Dr. JS Bhatia, Former ADG Education ICAR, deliberated about the current scenario and future challenges of veterinary practice in India. At the end the training, the participants were provided their feedback about the training. Dr. R K Sharma, Principal scientist was the course Director and Dr SK Phulia, Principal Scientist, Dr. Jerome A, Scientist and Dr S Khanna, CTO were the co-coordinators of the training program.


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