Prior to this study there was no concrete evidence that leaves from a few local tree species and shrubs, available throughout the year, could be used to feed sheep and even replace the time-tested feed of groundnut haulm.
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.Published date2014
Building research capacity for systematic reviews in the Asian and African communication policy research communitiesPublished dateSunday, January 15, 2017 - 00:00
Gender, small-scale livestock farming and food security : policy implications in the South African context
Drawing on insights from multiple studies, this policy brief addresses the importance of gender considerations for small-scale livestock farming communities relative to food security in the South African context.Published date2015