Building the business case for smallholder poultry development (part 2): Imagining ‘ACGG+’
ACGG / Animal Breeding / Capacity Strengthening / Chickens / Genetics / Indigenous Breeds / LiveGene / LIVESTOCKCRP / Poultry / Research / Southern Africa / Tanzania

Building the business case for smallholder poultry development (part 2): Imagining ‘ACGG+’

Part two of capturing the ‘business case’ for smallholder poultry development at large, building upon key lessons from ACGG so far, and looking into options for an ‘ACGG+’ potential follow-up program. Continue reading

Building the business case for smallholder poultry development (part 1): Taking stock of ACGG ‘1’
ACGG / Animal Breeding / Chickens / Genetics / Indigenous Breeds / LiveGene / LIVESTOCKCRP / Poultry / Research / Southern Africa / Tanzania

Building the business case for smallholder poultry development (part 1): Taking stock of ACGG ‘1’

In the course of 2018, the African Chicken Genetic Gains (ACGG) project team held an important meeting in Arusha, Tanzania (23-24 May) in order to capture the ‘business case’ for smallholder poultry development at large, building upon key lessons from ACGG so far, and looking into options for an ‘ACGG+’ potential follow-up program. Continue reading

Mapping of poultry hotspots in Tanzania
ACGG / Animal Breeding / Chickens / CRPs / East Africa / Genetics / ILRI / LiveGene / Livestock / LIVESTOCKCRP / Poultry / Research / Southern Africa / Tanzania

Mapping of poultry hotspots in Tanzania

To support the strategic planning of the next phase of Africa Chicken Genetic Gains (ACGG) program, A team from the Spatial Data and Analytics Theme of the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) analyzed geospatial data layers in Tanzania to identify its poultry business hotspots. These ‘hotspots’ are where the market opportunities and production potentials … Continue reading