Project: Enhancing small holders farmers organizations for livestock value chain in Sarlahi, Mahottari and Bara districts (SLVC-II )
Sector of interventionIncome growth 
Donor/Partner Heifer International Nepal
Total budget               NRs 1,51,66,450
Starting date               April 16, 2018
Completion date         March 31, 2021
Status of the projectOngoing 
Best practice 
Major intervention



Focused cast





  • Corner Stone Training
  • Governance of Cooperative
  • Human Resource Management of Cooperative
  • Financial Management of Cooperative
  • Member Engagement and Business Activities in Cooperative
  • Community and Stakeholder Engagement of Coop
  • Business Management of Cooperative
  • Collective Marketing of live goat
  • Milk dairy promotion and products diversification
  • Values Orientation in Cooperative 
  • Access to finance for entrepreneurs development
  • Goat, dairy, vegetable and local chicken value chain actors development, mobilization  and linkage
  • Grant support to cooperative for business promotion
  •  Business development service (BDS
  • Farm Profitability Increased
  • Personal and benefit 
3617families involved in 6 cooperatives Dalit, Janjati, Bahun/Chhetri and others 3 districts ( Bardibas Municipality of   Mahottari, Bagmati, Hariharpur and Lalbandi Municipalities of  Sarlahi and Mahagadhimai Municipality of Bara district
  • Strengthening the cooperatives.
  • The cooperative has been in continue benefit from last   three years
  • 953 new share  members  increased in all 6 cooperative
  • 3447 no. of  castrated goats and seed kids sold by four cooperative as live weight system in FY 2020
  • NPR. 44,995,462.00  direct loan is disbursed in four cooperative to develop entrepreneurs on the goat, dairy animals, vegetable and local chicken 
  • Local government and province government-supported to cooperative as matching fund 
  • 3 number of cooperatives have a dairy business and one has also started a different variety of dairy products as curd, Paneer etc.
  • Cooperatives have been financially strengthened, initial transection was only NPR.2500 but the current transaction is  NPR.46487222.99
  • The cooperative has been providing the BDS services like Insurance, Input supplies, Technical services, A2F and Collective Marketing to share members for commercial production
  • Project intervention improve the shareholder behaviours and livelihoods or real lifestyle