REGIONAL BOAR STATION, SELESIH
ANIMAL HUSBANDRY AND VETERINARY DEPARTMENT
GOVERNMENT OF MIZORAM, AIZAWL.
The regional Boar Semen Station was established in the year 2013 under RKVY (NMPS) located at AH & Vety farm complex Selesih Aizawl and start functioning initially in the year 2014. The Station was officially inaugurated on Dt. 18th August 2015, by Dr. Sanjiv kumar Balyan “ The Honourable union Minister of state for Agriculture Government of India”. The station is mainly used for production of quality liquid Boar semen for artificial insemination and dissemination of quality germ plasm to the pig farmer within the state of Mizoram. It is also served as a training centre for pig A.I. Technicians of AH&vety department Government of Mizoram.
THE MAIN OBJECTIVES OF STATION:
1.To maintain breeding stocks and production of good quality breeding boar as replacement stock for satellite Boar Semen Station in the District.
2.Production and dissemination of superior germ plasm to different places of pig farmers in Mizoram through A.I. technology.
3.To maintain proper pig breeding system through Artificial insemination technology.
4.Conduct of training regarding various pig A.I. technology for A.I technicians of Mizoram including other state of India etc.
5.Control of various transmissible genital diseases through A.I technology.
INFRASTRUCTURE AND EQUIPMENT AVAILABLE:
1.Boar semen processing laboratory equipped with world class semen processing equipment with Air conditioner Room.
2.Boar pen with a capacity of 24nos Boar.
3.Sow pen attached with farrowing pen for production of good quality Boar.
4.Pig A.I Training hall.
5.Equipment : The following Pig A.I.Equipment are available in the regional Boar semen Station selesih.
i)Computer assisted semen Analyser (CASA)
ii)Electro microscope (Bright field)
iv)GEDIS packaging system
v)Fridge type and transportable cold cabinet
vi)Different forms of inseminating Catheter
NATURE OF WORKS:
1.Management of breeding Boar in proper manner.
2.Routine interval of clinical/laboratory examination of boar.
3.Training of young Boar for semen collection.
4.Routine collection of semen (3-4 times in a week)
5.Semen processing and evaluation.
6.Pakaging and labelling.
7.Despaches of semen doses to Inseminator, inseminating agency.
We can provide short course pig A.I training one week duration with a full courses of pig A.I Technology.
ACHIEVEMENT : (As on May 2014 – Oct 2016)
1.Nos. of semen collection …………………454times
2.Volume of semen collected ……………..11100ml
3.Semen doses produced (80-100ml) ………7674doses
4.Sale proceed obtain …………………...Rs 10,07,800.00
5.Conception rate …………………………..65-70%
6.Boar Semen extender is available in the station.
7.Pig A.I.Technology generating employment for unemployed paravets
8.Regional Boar station selesih rendered service of frozen semen insemination successfully in field condition.