The Kendrapada sheep breed was identified by National Bureau of Animal Genetic Resources (NBAGR) as 2nd breed in India & 6th breed in World to be carrying FecB mutation gene responsible for multiple births- twinning & triplicate according to OLRDS & OUAT.
Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on 14.07.2016 inaugurated a National Seminarâ€¬ on livestock health in Bhubaneswar organised by the Fisheries and Animal Resources Development Department. 108 numbers of selected Livestock Inspectorsâ€¬ from 11 districts of the state received their Appointment letters from Honâ€™ble Chief Minister during the seminar.
Gramsat programe on ” Vaccination of animal & birds held on 28/05/11 at orsac studio bhubaneswar. Dr. Balaram Mishra (Ex-joint Director), Dr Brundabana Mohanty, Dr Lokanath Behera (Deputy Director, OBPI), Dr. Subrat Mohapatra (LMO, OBPI) and Dr. Bira Kishore Parida attended.
Workshop on dairy entrepreneurship development scheme on 9th june 2011 at VOTI, laxmisagar, Bhubaneswar Where Mr. Satya Brata Sahoo (commissioner cum secretary, FARD), Mr. M.K.Mudgal (CGM NABARD), Mr. Bimala Kanta Nayak (GM NABARD), Mr. Bishnu Prasad Panda (Direct AHVS), Dr. Umasankar Patra ( Joint Director ), Dr Sanat Mishra (CEO OLRDS) attended. All CDVO’s, General Manager of OMFED and lead farmers also participated in the work shop.
Mr. Ramesh chandra majhi honorable minister, IT, Fisheries and ARD, SC&ST development and Mr. Satya brata sahoo(commissioner cum secretary, FARD) attend 26th general body meeting on 17th june 2011 at BIBARTANA of orissa veterinary association.
Gramsat programme held on 24.06.11 at 2PM – 5PM in ORSAC studio, BBSR onn the topic “Fodder cultivation during kharif season and distribution of order minikits”. Where 41 questions were asked by farmers / departmental officers from 11 districts.
launching of different developmental programs on ARD sector by hon’ble chief minister orissa Srijukta Naveen Pattnaik on 10-07-2011 at swaminathan ground of jaypore.
A. mobile vertenary health unit.
B. Animal health camp at GP label
C. Machya credit card distribution.
State review meeting under AH sector conducted at VOTI, Laxmisagar on 19.07.2011 under chairmanship of Sri Satya Brata Sahoo (IAS) Commissioner Cum Secretary, FARD, where 30 CDVO’s and general manager of OMFED participated.