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Village Animal Healthcare : A community-based approach to livestock development in Kenya - Barbara E. Grandin

Village Animal Healthcare

A community-based approach to livestock development in Kenya

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Published: 1st November 1991
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In many developing countries access to veterinary services is a particular problem in rural areas, and poor farmers suffer significant losses due to preventable livestock diseases. This book describes three Intermediate Technology programmes built from local knowledge.

Part 1 Introduction: background to the programme - the setting. Part 2 The projects: Kamujini Farmer's Centre (KFC), Meru district; Kenya Freedom From Hunger Council (KFFHC); Baringo district; Utooni development project (UDP); Machakos district; Oxfam , Samburu district. Part 3 Discussion and conclusions: the technical content of the programme - KLP's relationships with project partners; sustainability; outlook for the future. Appendices: the objectives of the agriculture and fisheries sector of the Kenya livestock programme - social, cultural and livestock data for the project sites; disease incidence and the provision of veterinary services in the project areas.

ISBN: 9781853390920
ISBN-10: 1853390925
Series: Case Study (Intermediate Technology Publications).
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 52
Published: 1st November 1991
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 21.59 x 15.24  x 0.64
Weight (kg): 0.14