40 million cows to get Aadhaar like number at cost of Rs 50 crore in 1st phase : Budget 2018

The Budget 2018 has been hailed for its emphasis on agriculture and related sectors. Of the many schemes approved, a mission to assign unique Aadhaar-like IDs to cows was allotted Rs. 50cr. The Pashu Sanjivini scheme will cover 400 crore cattle. The agriculture ministry has already acquired the necessary technology. This is one of the many measures […]

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Gir Cow

 GIR – CATTLE BREED (BULL/COW)   Gir Cattle – Breeding status: Conservation Country: India Home or breeding tract: Gir breed (cow/ bull) belongs to Gir Hills and forest of Kathiawar including  Amreli, Bhavnagar, Junagadh, and Rajkot districts of Gujarat. Other Names: Bhodali, Desan, Gujarati, Gyr, Kathiawari, Sorthi and Surti. Gir Cow breed is one of the best milkers […]

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Mewati Cattle breed ( Cow/ Bull)

Mewati, also known as Kosi, is an indigenous breed of cattle in India. They are named after Mewat in Haryana state. They are known to be related to Gyr and Haryanvi cattle breeds. The cattle are almost universally white in colour with the rare occurrence of brown shades. It is considered to be a dual […]

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Recognized Native indigenous cattle breeds of India.

 MILCH/DAIRY BREED   1.GIR This breed is otherwise called as Bhadawari, Desan, Gujarati, Kathiawari, Sorthi, and Surati. Originated in Gir forests of South Kathiawar in Gujarat also found in Maharashtra and adjacent Rajasthan. Basic colours of skin are white with dark red or chocolate-brown patches or sometimes black or purely red. Horns are peculiarly curved, […]

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