Panaji, Sep 14 (PTI) A cow breed found in Valpoi, Saakeri and some other areas of Goa has been recognised as a Goan breed by the Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR)- National Bureau of Animal Genetic Resources (NBAGR).
The cows are known to give more nutritious milk than other breeds.
In a tweet, Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant said. 'I am glad that Shweta Kapila cow has received recognition as Goan breed of cattle by ICAR- National Bureau of Animal Genetic Resources (NBAGR). The Shweta Kapila cows are known for the nutritional value of their A2 rich milk.@icarindia.' He praised the ICAR team in Goa for their efforts. PTI RPS BNM BNM