We are Located in the city of birth place of Lord Krishna and near Tajmahal.


The institute is located at the bank of holi river Yamuna, near Farah town in Mathura district of Uttar Pradesh (27.100N, 78.020 E and 169.2 m above MSL), at NH2. Farah town is, approx. 187 Kms far from Delhi towards Agra on NH2. The Institute is situated 22 Kms far from Mathura towards Agra side and 32 Kms from Agra at the Highway no 2. Agra and Mathura cities are well connected with rail and road from Delhi. Nearest Railway Station is Farah Town, where Agra Delhi Intercity and few other passenger trains stops. State owned transport buses(AC/Non-AC) ply from ISBT Sarai Kalekhan Bus Stand to Agra. Buses are available round the clock. One has to get down at Farah Town. Most buses have got their stop at Farah station except few AC buses.


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    CIRG works at the interface of scientific livestock rearing and alleviation of poverty using modern goat production technologies and animal husbandry practices.


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Central Institute for Research on Goats (CIRG) organized Farm Innovators’ Day on September, 10, 2015 .

CIRG supplies record number (676) of superior germplasms (male & female goats and sheep) to individual farmers, State Governments and other agencies for genetic conservation and improvement.

CIRG achieves record milk production of 40,291.85 litres at its goat flocks

CIRG achieves significant reduction in overall mortality rate (4.1%) at its different farms (Barbari: 3.7%; Jamunapari: 5.4%; Jakharana: 5.25%; Sheep unit: 2.2%)

CIRG transferred indigenous strain of Johne’s disease organism (Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis Indian bison type S5) to Biovet Pvt Ltd., Bangalore for commercial production of JD vaccine.

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CIRG Calendar 2017