The Institute is providing Consultancy services on Establishment and Management of Commercial Goat Farms on payment basis.
Shri Sushil Kumar, IAS, Hon’ble Additional Secretary DARE and Secretary ICAR visited ICAR-Central Institute for Research on Goats (ICAR-CIRG), Makhdoom on 12th April 2019. Dr. S.K. Singh Director, DKMA, New Delhi and Dr. P.K. Rai, Director, DRMR, Bharatpur also visited along with Secretary, ICAR. All the dignitaries visited different goat breed farms and experimental sheds of the institute and discussed various research and managemental practices/activities. An interactive meeting was organized with all the Scientific and administrative staff of the Institute. After brief introduction about the institute, Dr.M.S. Chauhan, Director, ICAR-CIRG presented the research achievements of the Institute and ongoing research programmes. The Secretary ICAR have shown his interest on the extension activities of the institute and also appreciated the ongoing work of the institute. In his deliberations, the Secretary, ICAR expressed his concern about the rural economy and upliftment of farmer’s income through the implementation of scientific goat rearing practices by the institute. The Secretary ICAR also, emphasized that the Institute should focus its research area on enhancement of production and productivity and prioritize the research as per the need of the goat farmers/stakeholders. Also the institute should identify quantifiable deliverable which can be achieved by 2030.
Dr. M.S. Chauhan, Director and all the staff of the ICAR-CIRG thanks Shri Sushil Kumar, IAS, Hon’ble Additional Secretary DARE and Secretary ICAR for his visit and keen interest on the ongoing research activities.