The 12th African Dairy Conference took place at Radisson Blu Convention Centre in Kigali Rwanda, from 31st August till 2nd of September 2016. The conference brought to life discussions on critical issues in the dairy industry from farm to fork. The 3-day conference consisted of, combined lectures, farm visits and an exhibition, which hosted over 700 delegates from various countries within and outside Africa.
VMD Livestock pharma shared a booth with its exclusive distributor for Rwanda “Agrotech” under the management of Mr. Giancarlo Davite. Dr. Spridio and Dr. Gauthier from Agrotech assured professional assistance at the booth during the 3 days event. Especially the second day was very busy, when our booth was visited by the members of the co-operative IAKIB from Gicumbi district, Northern Province. This co-operative counts about 300 dairy farmers, joining forces to market their milk as a group; they manage 6 Milk Collection Centres (MCCs) in Gicumbi District and collect over 65,000 litres of milk per day and supply Inyange Industries and other buyers. Their next target is to start their own milk processing plant.
At VMD Livestock pharma and Agrotech, our top priority is to keep the dairy cows in healthy condition by providing European Quality Products & professional advice. Our contribution to increased performance and realizing targets set by the dairy cooperatives.