Animal Husbandry

Animal Husbandry is an integral part of the diversified agriculture system. The animal husbandry sector plays a crucial role in the rural economy by providing gainful employment particularly to small, marginal farmers and agriculture laborers.It provides gainful employment and source of income and livelihood among landless labour and additional source of income to families through employment of women. In the agrarian economy Jharkhand livestock plays an important role in contribution to income, employment and women empowerment.