The Dairy Development Department, in association with the Agricultural Technology Management Agency (ATMA), Kannur, will organise a district-level ‘Dairy meet 2012-13’ at the Dairy Producers’ Cooperative Society, Keezhpalli, near here, on Monday and Tuesday.

A cattle expo will be held on Monday. Nearly 1,500 dairy farmers belonging to 198 cooperative societies are expected to participate in the two-day event, the organisers said at a press meeting here on Saturday.

A seminar on ‘Dairy sector in the modern era’ will be held the following day. Minister for Dairy Development K.C. Joseph will inaugurate the meeting and give away the award to the best dairy farmer in the district. Sunny Joseph, MLA, will preside.

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