Milestones

 

1892    -           Establishment of Civil Veterinary Department
1944    -           Establishment of Serum Institute (VBRI)
1948    -           CVD renamed as Animal Husbandry Department
1949    -           Supply of Breeding Bulls under premium bull scheme
1955    -           Introduction of Key Village Scheme and Artificial Insemination
1959    -           Introduction of Cross Breeding Programme
1961    -           Establishment of Semen Banks
1964    -           Introduction of Intensive Cattle Development Blocks
1971    -           Launching of Operation Flood I – Biggest Dairy development Project
1974    -           Starting of Intensive Sheep Development Projects
1975    -           Functioning of Indo Swiss Project                
1976    -           Reorganization of Animal Husbandry Department
1976    -           Introduction of Livestock Production Programmed for weaker sections
1977    -           Formation of A.P Meat and Poultry Development Corporation
1981    -           Operation Flood II
1981    -           Formation of A.P. dairy Development Co-operative Federation
1984    -           Introduction of Frozen Semen Technology
1985    -           Up gradation of Taluk Level Hospitals
1985    -           Operation Flood III
1988    -           Technological mission for Dairy Development
1991    -           Launching of National Project on Rinderpest Eradication
1992    -           Formation of A.P. Sheep Development Co-operative Federation
1995    -           Control of Rinderpest disease by Mass Vaccination
1998    -           Formation of Andhra Pradesh Livestock Development Agency
2007    -          Introduction of Pashu Kranthi Scheme
2007    -          Introduction of Jeevakranthi pathakam
2009     -         Pavala Vaddi scheme for Milch Animal, Sheep rearing and Poultry
2010   -           Introduction of Disease Diagnostic Kits
2010    -         Introduction of 9000 Mini Dairy Units
2010    -         Strengthening of Animal Husbandry Disease Diagnostic Labs.
2010    -         Modernization of Animal Vaccine production units.
2010   -           Strengthening of more than 800 Veterinary Institutions.
2011    -         Formation of Animal Husbandry Department Sports & Cultural Association.
2011   -           Up gradation of 500 RLUs to Veterinary Dispensaries.