Workshop on, ‘Efficient and Cost Effective Cattle Feeding’

18th March 2019 at Institute of Continuing Education Peradeniya

Efficient and cost effective cattle feeding has become an important topic to discuss today. Rising cost of production for liquid milk and balancing the nutritive cattle feed are the two counter aspects of cattle feeding. In order to create awareness on one of the techniques for cost effective ruminants feeding; that is Complete Feed Block (CFB) will be illustrated by a one day workshop.

It was discussed at the SLCARP National Committee on Livestock & Poultry and predominately agreed to coordinate in collaboration with the Ministry of Fisheries, Aquatic Resources Development and Rural Economy, Department of Animal Production and Health (DAPH), Veterinary Research Institute (VRI) and National Engineering Research & Development (NERD) Centre of Sri Lanka. 

Basically targeting the Extension Officers and Subject Matter Specialist in all Provinces, Entrepreneurs, and Veterinary Research Officers at Nutrition Division of VRI, two Officers at Human Resources Division of the DAPH, SLCARP Committee Members, Commercial Farm Representatives and Foreign participants).