Monthly Archives: June 2015

Inimitable Features of Camel! Answer to Complicated Questions of Future

Originally posted on Camel, food security and climate change:
Inimitable Features of Camel! Solution for Complicated Challenges of Future~ At the juncture of the World Camel Day 2014 The World Camel Day (WCD) is observe every year at the juncture…

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It’s time to recognize the important role livestock play in tackling poverty–Peacock

Originally posted on ILRI Clippings:
Livestock landscapes: Farm animals matter to people’s livelihoods and ambitions throughout the countries of the developing world (image credit: ILRI/O’Meara). Christie Peacock, chief executive officer of Farm-Africa, blogged yesterday (18 October 2010) that the contribution livestock…

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Protecting livestock breeds for people

Originally posted on ILRI Clippings:
Livestock are ubiquitous in the developing world. The ‘big five’—cattle, sheep, goats, poultry and pigs—as well as 9 other popular farm animals and 26 or so more specialized species are raised by more than half…

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World Health Day 2015: Highlighting food safety research at ILRI

Originally posted on AgHealth:
Testing milk in Kenya’s informal market (photo credit: ILRI/Dave Elsworth). ? World Health Day is celebrated on 7 April every year to mark the anniversary of the founding of the World Health Organization (WHO) in 1948. Each…

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