Farm Alert, a leading animal healthcare company in Africa, proudly announces the grand opening of its new distribution center in Gembu, Taraba State. The inauguration ceremony was held on Friday, June 30th, 2023, at 11:00 AM in Mambilla, Taraba State, with the distinguished presence of His Majesty the First Class Chief of Mambila, Dr. Shehu Audu Baju the II, and Her Majesty AIG Aishatu Abubakar Baju (DVM, Ph.D, FCVSN, NPOM, OON, mni).
The highlight of the event was the commencement of a groundbreaking initiative aimed at safeguarding livestock and promoting the region’s economic growth. In partnership with local authorities, Farm Alert launched a comprehensive program for free mass vaccination of cattle against anthrax in the Mambilla region.
Dr. Shehu Audu Baju the II, First Class Chief of Mambila, stated, “We are delighted to witness the opening of Farm Alert’s distribution center in Gembu. Their commitment to enhancing animal health aligns perfectly with our vision for a thriving and prosperous community.”– AIG Aishatu Abubakar Baju (DVM, Ph.D, FCVSN, NPOM, OON, mni) expressed, “The launch of this vaccination program signifies a significant step towards protecting our livestock and strengthening the agricultural sector. Farm Alert’s initiative is commendable, and we look forward to its positive impact.”
The Mambilla region, nestled in the heart of Taraba State, holds a unique economic importance to both business and livestock. Known for its fertile land and favorable climate, Mambilla provides an ideal environment for agricultural activities. The region’s rich biodiversity, including its diverse flora and fauna, contributes to the sustainable growth of the livestock industry.
About Farm Alert:
Farm Alert is an animal healthcare company dedicated to enabling easy access to affordable animal health care for underserved communities in Africa by 2030. We cater to wholesale customers, offering a wide range of products, including vaccines, pet care items, accessories, livestock products, poultry supplies, and farmer essentials. In addition to our commitment to animal health, we actively engage in social empowerment by providing underprivileged communities with the necessary information to ensure the well-being of their livestock and pets.