Central Herd Registration Scheme

Objectives

The scheme aims to, in case of cattle and buffalo, fulfill the following objectives:

1. Identification and location of superior germ plasm.
2. Using this data for producing superior germ plasm.
3. Preservation of indigenous germ plasm.
4. Milk recording of cattle and buffaloes as the first  step for improving dairy cattle     milk production.

Implementing Agencies

      CHRS Unit Rohtak in Haryana

      CHRS Unit Ahmedabad in Gujarat

      CHRS Unit Ajmer in Rajasthan

      CHRS Unit Ongole in Andhra Pradesh

Target Group/Beneficiaries

The primary aim is to identify elite germ plasm for further improvement in milk production. Indigenous breeds covered at present are Gir, Kankrej, Hariana, Ongole of cattle and Murrah, Jaffrabadi, Surti and Mehsani of buffaloes. Under the scheme incentives for rearing of elite cows, buffaloes and their male calves is given to the owners of the elite animals.

 

Funding pattern          100% Central Grant.

Targets and Achievements
a) Financial
                                                                                                 (Rs. in lakhs)


    Year                             Allocation                                         Expenditure


  2001-02                            150                                                   148
  2002-03                            160                                                   157
  2003-04                            165                                                   167

  2004-05                             180                                                   198

  2005-06                             212                                                   92.52 (up to Aug.2005)

b) Physical

  Registration of elite animals at CHRS units

Year

 Rohtak

 Ongole

 Ajmer

 Ahmedabad

2001-02

1563

303

268

1406

2002-03

2175

383

492

304

2003-04

2271

425

572

1406

2004-05

2246

633

708

2349

2005-06(up to August,05)

716

633

708

2390

 

For further details please contact:

(1) Assistant Registrar, Central Herd Registration   Scheme,H.No.58-15-7 Raghvachari Street, Santhapeta, Ongole     523001 (AP)  (Tel. 08592 232049) .

(2) Assistant Registrar, Central Herd Registration Scheme, C/o Poultry Training Centre, Animal Husbandry Complex, Shastri Nagar, Ajmer-305 006, Rajasthan (Tel. 0145 2427113).

(3) Deputy Registrar, Central Herd Registration Scheme, 437-A/30, Dev Colony, Delhi Road, Rohtak-124001, Haryana (Tel. 951262 294246).

(4) Deputy Registrar, Central Herd Registration Scheme, 2nd Floor, Vishwanath Bhawan, Near Sanjay Ashram, Elis Bridge, Opp. Town Hall ,Ahmedabad-380 006, Gujarat (Tel. 079 26577424).