10 February 2013

Eritrea: Diary Farmers in Southern Region Express Benefiting From Association

Mendefera — The diary farmers in Southern region expressed that they are benefiting from their association in terms of securing animal feed, market as well as provision of medical supplies.

Mr. Mengistu Habte, member of the association, explained that due to the fact that he joined the association his basic demands are being met and his diary products increased and that he is currently engaged in cultivation of green animal feeds and vegetables along side diary farm.

He also indicated that he entered into diary farming business through cooperation of administrations and agricultural experts and called on others to invest their resources in vegetables and diary farms.

He further reiterated that the diary farm he began with one cow has now 17 cows as well as two hectares of land vegetable farm and that the secret of his success is hard working and encouragement from the part of the Government as well as the diary farmers association.

Copyright © 2013 Shabait.com. All rights reserved. Distributed by AllAfrica Global Media (allAfrica.com). To contact the copyright holder directly for corrections — or for permission to republish or make other authorized use of this material, click here.

AllAfrica publishes around 2,000 reports a day from more than 130 news organizations and over 200 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.