Unified system for livestock registration to be introduced nationwide

2021-11-30 14:22:55

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Within the framework of the Livestock registration campaign announced nationwide by the Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry, livestock information has been registered and entered into an unified database, monitoring the movement.  

Livestock registration allows to create a Unified Database on Livestock Identification and Registration, upgrade the system of defining and monitoring the origins of livestock-sourced commodities and products to a new level, comply with international standards, gain experiences in insemination of livestock, and monitor the calving, delivering offspring, livestock improper mortality, and migration.

‘Improving Livestock Identification and Registration system’ pilot project was implemented by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations in collaboration with the French Livestock Institute in four soums of Uvurkhangai aimag and the project has been further developed to introduce the system nationwide. Therefore, the system has been tested in Tsagaandelger of Dundgobi aimag and Tugrug soum of Uvurkhangai aimag, preparing trainers. Moreover, a training was organized among heads and experts of the Food and Agriculture department in 21 aimags on November 29-30.