The District Livestock Farm situated at Udhagamandalam Nilgiris District has a total Area of 129.38 acres. The main objective of the farm is to rear pure breed Holstein Frisian, Jersey, Crossbred Holstein Friesian, and Crossbreed Jersey bulls and to produce Frozen Semen Straws from these breeds and supply Frozen Semen Straws to various veterinary institutions in Tamil Nādu. The Frozen Semen Production Station (DLF FSPS) was accredited Grade ‘A’ by central monitoring unit (CMU) for the year (2017-2018) and the Laboratory also got IS/ISO 9001:2015 Certificate from 10th September 2018

ST India has started its cooperation with TNLDA and established sperm sex sorting laboratory at District Livestock Farm Udhagamandalam under the Rashtriya Gokul Mission (RGM) and became operational from 9th March 2023. The lab was virtually inaugurated by the Chief Minister of Tamil Nādu on 9th March 2023.

At the state-of-the-art sex sorting lab located at the District Livestock Farm Ooty, ST produces superior quality Sex Sorted Semen from different breeds of cattle such as HF, Jersey, HF Cross & Jersey Cross Breed with high female purity and all other quality parameters exceeding Indian and International standards.

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TamilNadu Livestock Development Agency
District Livestock Farm, Fingerpost post
Udhagamandalam, Nilgiris,
Tamilnadu - 643 006, India

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ST Lab Manager : Mr. Vivek Venugopal
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