Khartoum, 23, 11, 2017-(SUNA)- In Sudan, there is long-stand attention of breeding camels. As the country famous with best kinds of camels, while registered the second state in region after Somalia.
"Future aspects to the researches and production of camels within current climate change" was the slogan of the Third International Scientific Conference of camels Research and Production which organized by Deanship of Scientific Research, in Sudan University of Science and Technology in cooperation with ministry of Fish and Animal Wealth Resources and participation of numbers of researchers and scientists in field of camels from 20 states.
Professor in Animal Production sector in collage of agricultural Studies in University of Sudan and Rapporteur of the conference Dr. Salah Elden Syed Ahmad said " the conference organizes regularly and aim to develop sector of camels and its productions. As one of the conference positive results are Growing up the Interest with production of camels and spreading number of breeding camels farms in regions of West Omdurman and East Nile.
As well as, we targeted to change the wrong conceptions of using milk of camels for some diseases treatment that spread recent in Sudanese society, knowing that this milk contains high- values vitamins because camels feeds on trees have rich -vitamins , so we targeted to encourage people to use camel's meats as food Dr Syed Ahmad said and added that the conference tackled obstacles that hinder improving these sector productivity in frame of climate changes and how to find the suitable scientific solutions.
Three- days conference the participants discussed important scientific papers including 4 pivots. First one tackled issues of Genetics and breeding which include Breeds, productive capacities, and genetic improvement.The production, administration and feeding were discussed in the second pivot. Third was Technology of manufacturing of camels production pivot and last was pivot health and combating camels diseases.
Sudanese camels production characterized a High nutritional value. The international Interest of camels due to vital economic future factors in addition, the specialists exert efforts in this fields to face the global topic of lacking food in the world.In Sudan, Interest of this matter began many years ago via establishing camels Research Center that aimed to cocentrate on researches in different fields of Camels Science to support in increasing productions and improve economy.
Minister of Animal wealth Bushara Jumma gave a promise of establishing an international Center for Camels Research in Sudan. minister Jumma pointed to the necessity of Khartoum Hosted to this conference , particular Sudan owns great wealth of camels what put the country in ِAdvanced qualified scale of production and called to link between the scientific research and surround environment in order to contribute positively in developing and producing Camels.
On her part, Prof Amal Bakhit in Sudan University of Science &Technology and chairman of the conference Scientific Committee said that Camel is a very strong animal has ability to resistance the conditions of climate change. Sudan export large amounts of camels to Gulf countries.
On sideline the conference organized an exhibition with participation of Veterinary medicines companies included modern productions in field of feeding Camels and new drugs for of the most Spread animal diseases.