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Meat, the environment and industry brainwashing

Peak industry body, Meat and Livestock Australia, has published a series of study guides for primary and secondary school students.

This post focuses on one of the primary school guides, … 3,955 more words

Climate Change

Content Writeshop for Govinet Project

Two days content writeshop was organized in ISTI, Kandy, Sri Lanka on 16th-17th of April for the Govinet Project. 19 people participated in the program. The objective of the program is to develop mobile messages for providing timely information on nutrition, to learn about mobile advisory and its effectiveness, to develop user friendly mobile content and to learn basic concept of mobile communication. 117 more words

Recent Activities

Generation of biogas for dairy farmers

Photo credit: ILRI

A biogas stove in Tanzania (photo credit: Flickr/Duffy Tilleman).

Biogas changes lives of dairy farmers in southern Tanzania


By Mercy Becon… 180 more words


Adaptation to environmental change and resilient development processes among farmers and livestock keepers

Photo credit: ILRI

Image credit: Great Lakes Coastal Resilience

Resilience, development and drylands


One of the focus areas of the Livestock Systems and Environment (LSE) program at the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) through the… 206 more words


Food production by and for the poor

Photo credit: CGIAR

In Ethiopia, sheep are mostly kept by smallholders and the rural poor, including women headed households.

How will we feed all the farmed animals in the developing world? 141 more words


free viewing of "Grazers: A Cooperative Story" april 30th in ballston spa, ny

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Saratoga County will host a free(!) viewing of the film Grazers: A Cooperative Story.

When: Thursday, April 30th 2015 at 7pm at the 4-H Training Center… 136 more words