Monthly Archives: June 2016

Research shows vast differences in livestock systems, diets and emissions–FCRN on PNAS paper

Originally posted on ILRI Clippings:
A cow like that give 5,000 liters a day, by Maria Primachenko, 1978 (via Wikipaintings). Tara Garnet, of the Food Climate Research Network (FCRN), at Oxford University, recently highlighted a paper published recently in the…

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REGIONAL COOPERATION! An Approach for Camel Advocacy

Originally posted on Camel, food security and climate change:
Abstract Camel is precious animal genetic resource of dry lands and harsh ecosystems of the globe. The camel is highly adapted to the difficult and hostile environment of its habitat. It…

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The Multipurpose Camels of Iran~ World Camel’s Day

Originally posted on Camel, food security and climate change:
As a series of World Camel’s Day gifts (information, pictures and videos etc) is continue, this new report is hereby received from Dr Mahnaz Salehi. She is the member of scientific…

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WorldFish feed experiments to increase nutritional value of tilapia

Originally posted on CGIAR Research Program on Livestock and Fish:
WorldFish scientists will begin to experiment with feed ingredients that can increase the nutritional value of tilapia as part of a new project. AquaLINC, funded with the financial support of…

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WorldFish feed experiments to increase nutritional value of tilapia

Originally posted on CGIAR Research Program on Livestock and Fish:
WorldFish scientists will begin to experiment with feed ingredients that can increase the nutritional value of tilapia as part of a new project. AquaLINC, funded with the financial support of…

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Jimmy Smith on mega trends in livestock production in the world’s emerging markets: Part 1

Originally posted on ILRI news:
Last week  in Florham Park, New Jersey, Zoetis, the largest animal health provider in the world (it was spun off from Pfizer Animal Health last year), hosted a conference on Mega trends in livestock production: The…

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DID YOU KNOW? ILRI in the Livestock Global Alliance

Originally posted on ILRI news:
The following remarks were made by Shirley Tarawali, assistant director general of the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI), on 26 May 2016 at a side event held at the General Assembly of the World Organisation…

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