August 4, 2022

Most Promising Buffalo Farm Tour for TN: CM Edappadi K Palaniswami


CHENNAI: Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami said here on Tuesday that his visit to the massive, high-tech Buffalo cattle farm in the United States, during his three-country tour that just ended to attract more ‘foreign investment for the state, was perhaps the most promising in terms of replicating the techniques in the planned mega-breeding park at Talaivasal in the Salem district.

In a statement detailing the outcome of his visit to the UK, US and Dubai, released after arriving here on Tuesday, and in his remarks at the airport, Palaniswami said that after their engagement in the UK , their visit to the Buffalo Cattle Farm was extremely helpful. .

The huge farm was an astonishing experience with high milk yielding and disease resistant crossbreeds, said Palaniswami. The cows at Buffalo farm were producing up to 70 liters per day per animal and the farm had a huge stock of 3,000 cows, producing 1.20 lakh liters of milk per day, he said, adding various others. value-added milk products. were also produced on the farm.

“We discussed the technologies involved in running such a massive and modern livestock farm and explored the possibility of transferring some of these technologies to the planned new farm at Talaivasal in the Salem district to be built to standards. global, ”Palaniswami said in his statement.

Detailing the various MoUs signed during his visit to the UK, US and Dubai, Palaniswami said during his stay in New York that officials from Haldia Petrochemicals had met with him and discussed ‘a possible manufacturing plant in Tamil Nadu including a naphtha cracking unit.

During his visit to the Tesla Inc plant in San Francisco, Mr. Palaniswami said that the next generation electric car manufacturing plant was very impressive and “I asked them to start an electric vehicle manufacturing unit at Tamil Nadu which will be respectful of the environment “. The meeting with the “Business Leaders Forum” in Dubai was also very productive, underlined the Chief Minister.

“This trip was an opportunity to make Tamil Nadu the number one state in India with the projects and technologies that I have had the opportunity to see help improve the overall infrastructure and economy of our state in villages, towns and cities, “said Palaniswami and thanked everyone
who made this visit possible.