Aiming to boost household food security and nutrition in resource-constrained, semi-arid areas of Tanzania, a system of integrating dairy goats (Toggenburg and Norwegian breeds) with production of cassava and sweet potato is being studied.
This brief describes programmes of research by the Canadian International Food Security Research Fund (CIFSRF) and presents emerging findings from the program’s first five years, in topics such as: new vaccines against livestock diseases (Sub-SahaPublished date2015
Huge postharvest (PH) losses are a threat to food security, incomes and livelihoods of many households in
sub-Saharan Africa (SSA). Annual value of PH losses for grains alone exceeds USD 4 billion. In TanzaniaPublished date2013