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Sustainable Livestock Management For Poverty Alleviation and Food Security

Textbook Handbook / Manual
By: Katrien van't Hooft, Terry S Wollen and DP Bhandari
Publisher: CABI Publishing
Sustainable Livestock Management For Poverty Alleviation and Food Security
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About this book

Good animal husbandry practices and animal health are vital for people living in poorer countries. This practical learning manual is a realistic guide for those who are responsible for training farmers in poor countries, taking into account traditional farming systems, existing inputs and resources, sustainable farming initiatives and advising on the right approaches to training. The overall aims are to improve the condition and health of livestock in poor countries and the lives of the people in these countries. This title is suitable for researchers and students in animal production, food security and related subjects.

Contents

Introduction

1. Trends in the Livestock Sector
2. Livestock Development Approaches
3. Methodologies, Organisations and Networks in Endogenous Livestock Development
4. Differentiating Four Livestock Production Systems
5. Livestock Keeping Systems and Poverty
6. Characteristics of Smallholder Low-Input & Diversified Livestock Keeping
7. Characteristics of Smallholder More Specialized Livestock Keeping
8. Changing from Smallholder Low-Input & Diversified to More Specialized Livestock Keeping
9. Recommendations for Optimising Smallholder Low-Input & Diversified Livestock Keeping
10. Recommendations for Optimising Smallholder More Specialized Livestock Keeping
11. Finding Pathways to Markets
12. Challenges and Best Practices in Livestock Development Support

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Textbook Handbook / Manual
By: Katrien van't Hooft, Terry S Wollen and DP Bhandari
Publisher: CABI Publishing
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