Fact Check 7: Livestock Multi-functionality

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21/03/2018
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At a household level livestock have many functions

Livestock may contribute significantly to national agricultural production value. However, at a household level, particularly in low and middle income countries, livestock can have further impact with multiple functions. These include the provision of traction power, manure, and a source of insurance or finance. Relevant evidence comes from a variety of sources.

 
Fact Check 7 - Livestock Multi-functionality

 


Header photo: Amhara country - Ethiopia. Arnaud Delberghe (source)

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