Livestock

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Year: 2007
This brief guide presents a summary of traditional methods of communicating, like street theatre, puppet shows, and songs and dance, and their use to communicate messages related to development
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Year: 2007
Beekeeping can play an important role in rural development activities, both directly by providing products for household consumption and income from sale of honey and other bee products, and indirectly as an important source of pollinators to improve productivity especially of horticultural crops
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Year: 2006
The Center for Biodiversity and Indigenous Knowledge (CBIK), a Chinese NGO, has been promoting participatory approaches to technology development and extension in the animal husbandry sector in Gongshan County, Yunnan, China
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Year: 2006

Raising pigs is a common income generating activity in Vietnam

Scientists from the International Potato Center (CIP), together with Vietnamese collaborators from various institutions and disciplines, began working together in 1997 to improve these sweet potato based pig-feeding systems in northern and central Vietnam. Three main improvements were tried through the Participatory Technology Development approach:

  • Selecting sweet potato varieties which were most suited for pig feed;
  • Processing sweet potato roots and vines to improve nutritional value;
  • Improved pig-feeding methods and management to enhance growth efficiency.

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Year: 2005
Livestock are an important component of the local economy in the Northern Areas of Pakistan
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Year: 2005
Research and development can no longer be the exclusive domain of scientists
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Year: 2005
Most Vietnamese farmers are smallholders, most usually with between 0
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