The Secretary-General of Imam Ali Holy Shrine, Eng. Yusuf Al-Sheikh Radhi, and the Dutch company represented by its authorized official in Iraq, Jaafar Yasin Sadiq, have signed a contract to establish a dairy farm in presence of the head of the Agriculture and Livestock Department, Eng. Mustafa Anbar.
"This project is the first step to another bigger project in this field. We hope that we will ensure that the dairy products are of a very distinctive quality, especially as we know the global capabilities and expertise of Dutch companies in dairies," the Secretary-General of the Holy Shrine stated.
"We will start with (165) cows with a basic period for the training the working staff. The project will be expanded after assuring the capacity and the independency of the working staff," he added.
Imam Ali Holy Shrine is helping the city of Najaf grow in the agricultural and livestock field.