The best combination of man, machine, science and nature under environment friendly organic and biological approaches to create socially viable and economically profitable farming business enterprise is need of the hour. Witness how Sajal kulkarni is working towards his goals and hear his exciting journey on Ekla Chalo re this Saturday, 1st Aug 2015, 12noon & 8 pm.â€‹
There are a number of â€˜unrecognized breeds’ in our country which remain out of the conservation programmes implemented by Government. These programmes are implemented for all the â€˜recognized’ breeds that come under purview of Biodiversity Conservation Act. Sajal Kulkarni has worked for characterization of one such unrecognized breed found in East Vidarbh named Kathani winning the Got Young scientist award. The characterization consisted on developing understanding about this breed through participatory process along with DNA analysis.
He continues to work with BAIF on the Maharashtra Gene Bank project which focuses on participatory conservation and genetic improvement of cattle breeds. To know more about Sajal Kulkarni’s unique discoveries so far, tune into Ekla Chalo Re this Saturday, 1st Aug 2015, 12 noon & 8 pm exclusively on IBN-Lokmat.