11th Annual Project Evaluation and 9th Accounting Education Meeting Was Held
In the scope of Herdbook, Pre-Herdbook and Progeny Testing Project wich is being carried out jointly by Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry and Cattle Breeders Association of Turkey , 11th Annual Project Evaluation and 9th Accounting Education Meeting was held on 27-29 November 2018 in Antalya.
Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry General Directorate Head of Department of Breeding and Development, Adem BÖLÜKBAŞI, Antalya Provincial Directorate, Provincial Directorates of Agriculture and Forestry, President of Cattle Breeders’ Provential Associations President of the Association and staff was presint at the meeting.
In his opening speech, Kamil ÖZCAN pointed out the importance of the associations and stated ” with the support of the Ministry, Cattle Breeders’ Associations and with the great efforts of CBAT, have become an important institution in Turkey’s livestock sector in breed improvement activities with 150 thousand regular members, 1,500 employees and 950 field service tool samples despite the limited economic opportunities .” Talking about the projects carried out by the Ministry and the Cattle Breeders Association of Turkey together the President General said “Thanks to the Project of Progeny Test Turkey continues to provide quality bull semen to the cattle sector, produced under the brand of Gentürk. Not only that, we also exported a considerable amount of Gentürk semen to Azerbaijan last week. ÖZCAN, mentioned the issues to be covered within the content of evaluation and training meetings, and hoped to solve the problems in the applications.
Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry Head of General Directorate of Livestock, Head of Breeding and Development Department Adem BÖLÜKBAŞI emphasized that breeding is extremely important for country animal breeding and stated that Cattle Breeders’ Associations are the model organizations working with the Ministry.
During the three-day meeting; Agricultural Engineer Kemalettin ÖZCAN, Veterinarian Kiraz ÖZKAN, Veterinarian Emine ÖKSÜZ DURMAZ, General Director of Food and Control Department Veterinarian Ahmet ERCAN, Veterinarian Halit TANRIVERDİ, Department of Infrastructure Environment and Monitoring Veterinarian Şifai Şerif TARAYICI, Veterinarian from the Department of Cattle and Ovine Department Öner ÖZBEY, Certified Public Accountant Aziz Bora ELÇİN, Manager of Ziraat Bank Işılay SAĞLIK Software Expert Sencer GÜLTUNA gave information to with their presentations the participants. Following the presentation of information in accounting and technical fields, a general evaluation session was held with the participation of all participants and the meeting program ended. We thank all associates for their participation and contributions.