Poultry Research Institute was established via a project ‘Establishment of Poultry Research Institute at Jaaaba Mansehra Hazara region”. The project started in 2009 and completed in 2013 while converted into non developmental phase in July, 2014.
It is the only research institute of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa which is actively involved in research and developmental activities for uplifting the poultry (commercial and rural) sector of the province. The institute is mainly focusing for the development with special emphasis on the production enhancement of rural poultry sector of the province for poverty alleviation in order to uplift the socio-economic status of the rural population.
This institute has well defined task of responsibility to disseminate the high quality poultry Breeds (in term of egg production) to the local community to increase their source of income in comparison with already available local low productive chicken breeds.
The institute is providing disease diagnostic facilities to densely populated commercial and local farmers of Hazara division in order to minimize the considerable losses being harbored by the Poultry having quantifiable economic impact.
Boost poultry development in a policy environment through public investment and inducing private capital/ initiatives in the sector for poverty alleviation, employment Generation, food security and generation of exportable surpluses.
Senior Research Officer
Research Officer/Farm Manager
Eelectrical Cum Mechanical Supervisor
Tube Well Operator
RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT ACTIVITIES UNDER ANNUAL TECHNICAL PROGRAM
Research Studies on the Annual Technical Program during 2016-17 are:
FACILITIES PROVIDING TO THE PUBLIC/FARMER
Poultry Research Institute recently established the following packages/technology/services have been developed and available for farmers of Hazara Region. These services can be utilized by the farmer to improve their poultry production and boost their economics.
During the past two years Poultry Research Institute has attained dependable position in the area for its disease diagnosis and research related activities. This is the reason that poultry farmers of not only Hazara division, but from the other areas like Muzafarabad (AJK) also get services from this centre. The technical staff is efficiently involved in providing the best services to the poultry sector.
TRAINING FACILITIES PROVIDED TO THE PUBLIC/FARMERS
National Training Workshop on “Field Epidemiology against zoonoses” organized by Pakistan FELTP-Human/Animal Disease Investigation Project, conducted successfully at Poultry Research Institute Jabba Mansehra.
DEVELOPMENT/PREPARATION OF PACKAGE OF TECHNOLOGY
1.1 Necked Neck purification and improvement.
1.2 Desi Purification through cross breeding.
1.3 Maintenance of pure breed through back crossing.