NATIONAL POULTRY CONGRESS & EXHIBITION-2004
Dear Sir, Poultry Industry
of Pakistan is making a tremendous contribution in
bridging the gap between the supply and demand of meat
protein. With the continuous depletion of supply of red
meat, poultry is the cheapest available meat protein for
our masses and as such is an effective check upon the
spiraling animal protein prices. Poultry at present
contributes 27% of total meat consumption, while mutton
production has reduced by 10% during the last 10 years.
Poultry sector generates employment and income for about
three hundred thousand people. It is producing and
supplying in the market 4500 Million table eggs and
about 450,000 Metric Tons of poultry meat. The present
Government has supported the poultry industry in its
progress and development.
Association, Punjab Zone, is holding 7th National
Poultry Congress 2004 on 09th and 10th of April 2004, we
expect that delegates from other countries will
participate in this Congress.
objective for 7th National Poultry Congress-2004
Natonal poultry congress and exhibition was organized in
1998 for first time and since that it is being organized
every year, undre the auspices of Pakistan poultry
association. Now it is the 7th national poultry congress
which is being organized on 9th & 10th April.
Pakistan poultry association is making sustained efforts
to get rid of problums of poultry sector . In addition to
this , the PPA has foused speacial attention on providing
technical knowledge and practical guidence to poultry
To attain this objective, seminars and workshops are held
in important poultry centers,where in poultry farmers
equipped with latest techniques of disease preention and
modern poultry production methods. It is imperative that
the sole purpose of such efforts is to pave way for the
fast growth of this sector and ensure prosperity of
The most important aspect of this congress is to provide
an opportunityto the participants to keep themselves
posted of the vast knowledge and experience of renowned
local & foreign experts.
It is worth mentioning here that the topic selected for
the congress cover almost all the impotant aspects of
poultry farming and the current problum. The organizers of
the congress made most since and untiring efforts for its
success, which no doubt, deserve appreciation.
The congress has definately made a significant
contribution for growth of poultry sector. This year
Pakistan poultry congress-2004 will be attented by about
1000 participants from other countries.
This congress includes holding of technical seminars, and
Distribution of SSouvenir. This is the 7th consecutive NPC
for which, I have been honored to co-ordinates as Chief
Organizer. The expriences of the past few years in
organizing such gatherings have helped us to reorganize
our priorities for this year.
We discuss all these problems and issues and try to
resolve them. The conference provides a unique and
comprehensive forum to discuss the present status of the
disease and an oppurtunity to resolve th eissues relating
with the government.
- The Aims and Objectives
of hte Congress are: To organize Pakistan Poultry
Association on the professional grounds.
- To create awreness
amongst the Farmers & Veterinarians of the industry.
- To share recents
development in different areas of the Poultry Production
in the World.
- To develop closer
interaction amongst the members and the poultry farmers
working in different sectors of the poultry industry.
We have made our utmost
endeavor for the success of 7th National Poultry Congress
& Exhibition. The farmers veterinarians and rest of the
poultry indsutry is the best judge to appreciate, how far
we have been successfull while organizing this national
However we would continue dedicated efforts and energy for
the betterment of poultry industry.
Let me place my heartiest gratitude to our Chairman, Mr.
Abdul Basit and members of Zonal Executive Committe,
Convenors & members of different organizing committees and
participants, representatives from different companies at
the Exhibition for their undaunted support to make this
congress a sucesI pray for the sucess of the congree and
exhibition and good luck to the organizers.
Dr.Hassan Sarosh Akaram