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World Veterinary Day Celebrated by Eastern Regional Station of NDRI, Kalyani, West Bengal, India

World Veterinary Day was celebrated on 26th April, 2014 by the Eastern Regional Station of National Dairy Research Institute (ERS-NDRI), Kalyani, Nadia, West Bengal, India.

World Veterinary Day was celebrated with the theme of “Animal Welfare” to create awareness on the importance of animal health and its welfare. The programme was organized at the ERS-NDRI campus with seminars, exhibition and farmers’-scientists’ interaction on animal welfare issues prevailing at this region.

Approximately 100 people including dairy farmers, Students, Trainees, Scientists and Technicians attended the celebration. Various programmes like expert lectures on animal welfare issues in relation to breeding, feeding, management and health care of livestock, quiz competition on dairy cattle and distribution of prizes & technical folders to dairy farmers have been organized throughout the day. Women farmers’ have shown their active participation in learning the welfare issues for better management of livestock.

Click HERE to see the pictures from the WVD 2014 celebration events in India by Eastern Regional Station of NDRI, Kalyani, West Bengal.