Database on livestock production, breeding, and management in SAARC countries.
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Published by SAARC Agricultural Information Centre in Dhaka .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Includes indexes.

Other titlesLivestock production, breeding, and management in SAARC countries
ContributionsSAARC Agricultural Information Centre.
The Physical Object
Paginationi, 334 p. ;
Number of Pages334
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL168261M
LC Control Number99945767

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This study examines the characteristics of the smallholder dairy farmers in three West African countries, namely The Gambia, Guinea and Guinea Bissau. In these countries as in much of West Africa, milk is produced within mixed crop-livestock farming systems. Traditionally farmers own cattle for various purposes including milk, meat, draft. SAARC-PTB Workshop was organized under the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in with the objective to implement technical cooperation projects in the area of metrology, standards, testing, quality management, accreditation and certification, collectively known . essentially all factors of agricultural production. This may mean higher crop and livestock yields, lower pesti-cide and fertilizer applications, less demanding produc-tion techniques, higher product quality, better storage and easier processing, or enhanced methods to monitor the health of plants and animals. Buffaloes for dairying in South Asia: potential, challenges and way forward part of livestock production system in South Asian countries, it has never been addressed in Bangladesh and always.

Breeding policy for increasing Milk, Meat and Egg Production The main aim of livestock development program in Bangladesh should be to assist farmers to produce and sustain livestock of high. The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) is a specialized agency of the United Nations that leads international efforts to defeat hunger and improve nutrition and food Latin motto, fiat panis, translates to "let there be bread".Founded in October , the FAO is the oldest existing agency of the United Nations specialised agency. Database on Livestock Production Breeding and Management in SAARC Countries Improved Equipment for the Farm People of the SAARC Region Annotated Bibliography on Potato in the SAARC Countries Bibliography on Fish Diseases in the SAARC Countries Dynamics of Agricultural Biotechnology: SAARC Bibliographic al Database. Science-based agricultural transformation towards alleviation of hunger and poverty in SAARC countries New Delhi, India, March , A good set of popular articles on agriculture written at Tando Jam Agriculture University can be found at A copy of the detailed statement relevant to agriculture is placed in annexure.

In this study an attempt was made to determine the contribution of women in raising livestock for generating family income and employment in rural Bangladesh. For this purpose households from 6 districts were selected randomly for in-depth investigation. Results showed that participation of women were %, %, % and % for large, medium, small and landless farms Cited by: 4. The South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation is constituted by Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka. Agriculture sector is still backbone of economy of all SAARC members. India exports different agricultural commodities to SAARC member countries under cereal, pulses, fruits and vegetables, processed food products, alcoholic and non-alcoholic Author: Vaishali Mhaske, R. A. Yeledhalli, Kuldeep Choudhary, Chidanand Patil. Last 10 December , IRRI Bangladesh joined the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) in celebrating the 33rd SAARC Charter Day. It was held at the Bangladesh Agricultural Research Council (BARC) in Dhaka, Bangladesh, and was attended by NARES institutions, international, and private organizations. SAARC Coastal Zone Management Centre (SZMC) SZMC was set up in Male, Maldives in June Five SAARC nations, India, Maldives, Bangladesh, Pakistan and Sri Lanka represent the coastal zone as an essential part of the life support system in the region and are very sensitive to adverse effects on the coastal environment. he SAARC Coastal Zone.