|Name of Farm
||Punyashlok Ahilyadevi Sheep & Goat Development Farm
||Mahud, Dist: Solapur
|Name of Farm Manager
||Dr. Popat Karande
|Total Land (hectare)
|Irrigation Land (hectare)
|Non – Irrigation Land (hectare)
|Land Under Building, Roads, Percolation Tanks & Forestation (hectare)
|Area under Grazing Pasture (hectare)
LiveStock Details Updated Till 31st March 2019
|Supply of Rams and Bucks for Breeding
||Madgyal sheep and Osmanabadi Goat breed are reared at this farm for breeding purpose. The farm produced superior quality rams & bucks are reared up to attain reproductive age and then after the rams & bucks are distributed to farmers.
|Sheep and Goat Farming Training
Sheep & Goat Management Training Program is conducted at Sheep & Goat Development Farm in every month.
Fees: Rs. 500/- per trainee.
Duration: 3 days.
|Machine Shearing Program
||For improving the quality and quantity of wool of sheep, the machine shearing facility is providing to the sheep breeders by charging nominal cost.
|Purchase of Wool
||Raw wool is purchased from shepherds at remunerative price and utilizes this wool for manufacturing of woollen products.
|Production & Supply of Fodder Seed and Stumps of Perennial Grasses.
||The Production and supply of fodder seeds and perennial fodder grasses by cultivating improved variety of fodder crops at the farm.
||Technical and scientific information of sheep and goat farming is providing to new entrepreneur by actively participating in agriculture/ livestock exhibition/fair/expo/ camps etc.
|Sheep and Goat Unit Distribution
||Under various Government schemes, the Sheep & Goat unit is distributed to the farmers.
|Demonstration and production of Azola
||At this farm Azola Cultivation unit has been established for demonstration to the farmers.