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Improving Goat Production in the Tropics: A Manual for Development Workers

Handbook / Manual

By: C Peacock

386 pages, B/w photos, figs, tabs


Paperback | May 1996 | #47517 | ISBN: 0855982691
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Hardback | Dec 1996 | #54224 | ISBN: 0855982683
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Designed specifically for non-specialists, this step-by-step guide offers practical advice on goat-keeping in tropical climates.


Common problems of goats in the tropics; assessing goat production problems; basic goat nutrition; improved nutrition; goat health; managing reproduction; breeds and breed improvement; management of large goat farms; processing and marketing goat products; goat improvement programmes.

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