ANIMAL HEALTH AND AGRICULTURAL MECHANISATION PROGRAM

Number of beneficiaries

650 families

Investment

130.500,00 al año

Project execution period

March 2006 - December 2009

PROJECT LOCATION

Pamputa, Fuerabamba, Huancuire, Pumamarca, Choquecca-Antuyo, Chuicuni, Chicñahui, Cconccacca, Palca, Picosayhuas, Ñahuinlla, Progreso, Challhuahuacho.

OBJECTIVE

Improve the health of animals owned by families from the 13 communities in our area of influence.

DESCRIPTION

  • Conducting of dosage campaigns and implementing good practices and techniques for cattle, sheep, camelidae and horses
  • Delivery of livestock first aid kits in each community
  • Training in livestock management for community livestock farming promoters
  • Delivery of agricultural machinery to plant permanent and annual pastures

We have dosed 20,000 sheep, 8,000 cows, 2,000 camelidae and 1,800 horses. We have provided nine livestock first-aid kits and produced twelve tons of sheared wool per year, and prepared and planted 200 hectares of land with natural pastures, using agricultural machinery.