To respond to these ambitious targets, many investments have been made available by public authorities and the dairy farming interprofession.
The State’s contribution amounting to MAD 2 billion will provide for:
- An annual subsidy of MAD 4000 for each imported dairy cow,
- Increased subsidies in favour of the following activities:
- Investment in dairy farming,
- National production of statutory dairy cows, in conformity with current norms and standards: MAD 4000 per cow during the first two years,
- Acquisition of forage seeds,
- Funding of skills upgrade to the benefit of dairy farmers and the genetic improvement of livestock,
- Promoting investment in the downstream profession,
- Improving identification and traceability of livestock,
- Upgrading the norms and regulations framework.
The interprofessions’ contribution of MAD 10 billion aims at fulfilling the following commitments:
- Creating between 400 and 500 productivist farms,
- Establishing aggregation structures,
- Improving dairy farmer’s skills and the livestock’s genetic heritage,
- Improving qualifications and trainings of breeders and producers,
- Strengthening the vertical integration of the downstream segment of dairy farming,
- Supporting the development of new projects in milk processing,
- Upgrading the existing units,
- Enhancing national production especially in high lactation periods,
- Promoting milk quality,
- Developing consumption and distribution.