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Safe poultry farming underscored for public health

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Health Desk: 21 April 2018: Speakers at a discussion unanimously said best poultry farming practice in addition to ensuring safe poultry and its production could be the vital means of making public health free from various diseases, reports BSS.

They observed there should be adequate measures to bring all the poultry farmers, traders, feed manufactures, sellers and others concerned under necessary training to enhance their level of awareness in this field.

The observations came at a daylong planning workshop with multi-stakeholders in the conference hall of Divisional Deputy Director’s Office of Department of Livestock Services (DLS) in Rajshahi city on Thursday.

Consumer Association of Bangladesh (CAB) organized the workshop in association with an Issue-based project titled “Food Safety Governance in Poultry Sector in Bangladesh” and UKaid and British Council.

DLS Deputy Director Dr Sheikh Azizur Rahman and Assistant Director Dr Humayun Kabir addressed the workshop as chief and special guests respectively with CAB local unit general secretary Golam Mostofa Mamun in the chair.