The Department of Animal Husbandry Services (DAHS), Federal Ministry of Agriculture & Rural Development on Wednesday 27th October 2021 concluded the Capacity Building and Linkage of Community Animal Husbandry Service Provider (CAHSP).
In her opening remark, the Ag. Director of the DAHS, Mrs. Winnie Lai-Solarin stated that the objective of the training was to:
-build capacity of community animal husbandry service providers in good animal husbandry services.
-strengthen linkages between community Animal Husbandry Providers and Small Holder Livestock Farmers in 19 states of the federation and;
-increase access to quality livestock inputs.
Mrs. Lai-Solarin charged the participants to take advantage of the skills and information acquired from various presentations during the training.
In addition, the Registrar/CEO of the Nigerian Institute of Animal Science (NIAS), Prof. Eustace A. Iyayi presented a brief on the Institute, which includes NIAS’s various regulations, structure, and the concept of Community Animal Husbandry Service Providers.