Sibug yak leads local Tibetans to get rich

A worker of the Sibug yak core zone of Maizhokunggar County, Lhasa City is feeding salt to yaks.

( huge body type, Sibug yak is one of Tibet’s four good yak breeds. As for herdsmen of Sibug Valley, yak is their treasure to increase incomes and get rich. With an investment of 5 million yuan, Maizhokunggar County of Lhasa City has carried out the yak breed protection and short-term fattening project. At present, in the core zone of Sibug yak, there are nearly 500 heads of breeding yaks. At the same time, by positively connecting with the Tibet Academy of Agricultural Sciences, the technical service cooperation intention on Sibug breeding yak cultivating is reached.