BAKU, Azerbaijan, July 3
By Eldar Janashvili – Trend:
The Azerbaijani Scientific-Research Institute of Animal Husbandry and the Artificial Insemination Center have launched a new pilot project to develop livestock in the country, Trend reports on July 3 referring to the Azerbaijani Ministry of Agriculture.
The project is being implemented on the basis of the Cooperation Agreement signed between the Scientific-Research Institute of Animal Husbandry and the country's Artificial Insemination Center.
The goal of the project is to increase productivity by preserving the species of farm animals.
Director of the Artificial Insemination Center Elton Abdurakhmanov stressed that the semen obtained by the Center allows breeding highly productive species in an experimental farm of the Scientific-Research Institute of Animal Husbandry.
A Schwyz calf weighing 42 kilograms was purchased for artificial insemination within the project on June 30, 2020.