More productive chickens, a business opportunity
ACGG / Chickens / Countries / East Africa / Ethiopia / Genetics / Indigenous Breeds / Nigeria / Poultry / Regions / Tanzania / West Africa

More productive chickens, a business opportunity

The latest brief by the African Chicken Genetic Gains (ACGG) program, More productive chickens—potentially a multi-million dollar business, outlines how the program is reaching out to the private sector and involving poor smallholder women farmers in Africa in the chicken value chain. Continue reading

ACGG / Animal Breeding / Chickens / East Africa / Genetics / ILRI / Indigenous Breeds / LiveGene / Livestock / LIVESTOCK-FISH / Poultry / Research / Tanzania

Tanzania women poultry farmers to reap benefits from new project

More than 2,400 smallholder farmers across Tanzania will grow their businesses, reduce food security and create employment in the local economy. These are the concrete aims announced at the launch of the African Chicken Genetic Gains (ACGG) project in the country. Continue reading