Cambodian Brahman Fair Held in Kandal Province
Phnom Penh, January 25, 2011 AKP –
The Cambodian Brahman Fair took place on Jan. 22-23 at Lovea Em district, Kandal province.
Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries H.E. Chan Sarun presided over the opening ceremony of the cattle fair.
Over ten species of cattle were exhibited, said Mr. Srey Chanthou, president of the Cambodian Brahman Breeders’ Association, adding that the fair is aimed to raise farmers’ awareness on cattle breeding.
On the occasion, H.E. Chan Sarun lauded the association’s initiative to create the A.P. cattle farm, which he said contributes to the development of the country.
He also encouraged all farmers to participate in cattle breeding for the benefit of the agricultural field and thus the country’s economy.
Meanwhile, the 2nd Trade and Agricultural Products Fair was also held at the same place. –AKP
By SOKMOM Nimul