Vol. 5 No. 2 (2022): Pakistan Journal of International Affairs
Articles

ROLE OF DAIRY FARMING IN SOCIO-ECONOMIC ACCELERATION ASPECTS IN BALOCHISTAN LIVESTOCK INDUSTRY SCENARIOS

Published 2022-05-29

Abstract

In order to determine the role of dairy farming within terms of socioeconomic acceleration aspects in the livestock industry this research was carried out. Descriptive research design was used. Two (2) districts (Quetta and Nasirabad) were selected randomly by quantitative research. Three hundred (300) dairy farmers selected randomly and 150 from each district. Statistical Package for Social Science used data analyzed. Chi-square test was run. Alpha level or p-value settled on 5-level. Findings reveal that most (59%) of dairy farmers are between the 30 to 40 age category. Simple majority (65%) of dairy farmer’s illiterate. Vast majority (87%) of dairy farmer’s male. Non-variations dynamics observed in Quetta and Nasirabad districts dairy farmer’s perceptions by using the Pearson Chi-Square based on (p ≤0.05) level. Access to paramount nutritious feed for livestock animals, drinking water and protected animal shelter should be promoted or developed. In this regard, to increase the milk quality and improve livestock animal health so as to aggregate the profitability or livelihoods of dairy farmers. Female participation should be encouraged in the livestock sector so as to improve the female livelihood option, income generation process as well as reduce the cultural differences or rift of local women. To develop the notable capacity building program for dairy farmers so that to grow the food security dynamics as well as improving the socio or livelihoods option of the dairy farmers.