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Library ResourceOctober, 2016Tanzania, Africa, Eastern Africa, Southern Africa
Library ResourceConference Papers & ReportsDecember, 1988Nigeria, Africa, Western Africa
Library ResourceReports & ResearchDecember, 2003
This publication provides sharper focus on reducing poverty where it is most absolute and most wide spread. This review outlines a new strategic goal, collaborative ways in which the institute is enhancing its responsiveness to the fast - changing global environment; and five new research themes, viz, Targeting opportunities, Enabling Innovations, Market opportunities, Biotechnology and people, and Livestock and the Environment. The review also identifies three broad pathways, viz security assets, improving productivity, and accessing markets.
Library ResourceConference Papers & ReportsDecember, 1986Africa, Western Africa
Outlines the principles and practices of fodder-bank establishment and management in the sub-humid zones of West Africa. Summarises data that indicate the benefit of fodder banks to subsequent crops.
Library ResourceReports & ResearchDecember, 2001
Library ResourceReports & ResearchDecember, 1986
Outlines the main effects of drought on crop producers and examines the effects of drought on crop producers and examines the effects of drought induced livestock losses on crop production and considers a range of policy measures aimed at rehabilitation of the farm sector in the post-drought period; compares alternative policy measures.
Library ResourceConference Papers & ReportsDecember, 1994Nigeria, Africa, Western Africa
Reports on completed and planned research to examine farmers' perceptions of different breeds, the discretion they exercise over breed composition, and the impacts of breed perceptions on breeding practices. ILCA has recently undertaken three household surveys that shed light on farmers' breed preferences and breeding practices. The survey results indicate that farmers' breed prortfolios are the outcome of dynamic processes that vary across farmers and environmental conditions.
Library ResourceReports & ResearchDecember, 2003Kenya, Africa, Eastern Africa