Sectoral Analysis - Agro-Industry Contribution of Rs 350 M from the Food Security Fund for various projects to benefit small farmers, breeders and fishermen. Rs 45 M for the setting up of 3 dairy farms at Petit Merlo, Nouvelle DĂŠcouverte and Mon TrĂŠsor on a total area of 60 arpents for 3 cooperatives regrouping small breeders. Launching of a Pasture Development Scheme will be launched to improve yield and quality of pasture lands to increase herd productivity and reduce dependency on feed concentrates. Setting up of Multiplier farms of improved genetic goat breeds on an area of 75 arpents to be managed by groups of small breeders with a fund of Rs 25 million.
Published on Jun 21, 2009