APDF : Certificate(Dairy Farming )

Programme Type CERTIFICATE
Mode Open Distance Learning
School School of Agriculture
Duration 2.04 Months
Medium HINDI TELUGU
Specialization Dairy Farming
Description

This programme has been developed in collaboration with the Ministry of Rural Development (MoRD)
Government of India.
Objectives: The main objectives of the programme are:
 Imparting knowledge and technical proficiency in Dairy Farm Management Practices, Animal Healthcare,
Fodder Production and Clean Milk Production.
 Development of the necessary human resource for dairy farming system on scientific lines and
 Encouraging entrepreneurs among the youth for self-employment through Dairy Farming.

Eligibility

No formal education, Able to Read and Write Hindi/Telugu

Fee Structure

1100

Programme Coordinator Dr. P. Vijayakumar, pvkumar@ignou.ac.in Ph. 011-29573092

Course Details

Compulsory Courses
Course Code Name of Course Credits
Module-1 Introduction 0
Module-2 Animal Breeding 0
Module-4 Calving and Calf Rearing 0
Module-5 Animal Nutrition/Feed and Fodder Management 0
Module-6 Milk Production 0
Module-7 Milk Testing, Milk Handling and Storage 0
Module-8 Animal Housing and Shelter 0
Module-9 Health Management 0
Module-10 Animal Disease Prevention and Control 0
Module-11 Disposal of Dung and Dairy Waste Materials 0
Module-12 Dairy Farm Equipment 0
Module-13 Dairy Farm Economics and Accounting 0
Module-14 Role of different Agencies in Dairying Developments 0

Regional & Study Centre Details

Regional Centre Study Centre
SHIMLA 1185D: GANPATI EDUCATION SOCIETY (1185D)
BHOPAL 15213: M.P. LIVESTOCK AND POULTRY DEV CORP BRIOLER BHAWAN (15213)
BHUBANESHWAR 2100: IGNOU REGIONAL CENTRE (2100)
DARBHANGA 46019: KRISHI VIGYAN KENDRA (46019P)
ALIGARH 47042: SAAHAJ MILK PRODUCER COMPANY LTD. (SMPC), ALIGARH (47042)
PATNA 05169P: IGNOU PROGRAMME STUDY CENTRE (05169P)
ARMY-PUNE 5404: TRG BN-1, BOMBAY SAPPERS (5404)
ARMY-UDHAMPUR 5511: HQ 39 MTN DIV (5511)
VISHAKHAPATNAM 84003P: SRI VIJYA VISAKHA MILK PRODUCERS CO. LTD (84003)