The conference also examined opportunities and constraints in pastoral and agro-pastoral livestock systems: the ILRI
experience presented by Chinyere Ekine, specialist/scientist from ILRI
, Nairobi, Kenya.
Speaking on behalf of AfDB, ILRI
and other development partners, the Country Representative of ILRI
, Dr Tunde Amole, noted that the transformation of wet cassava peels into High Quality Cassava peels would reduce the current import bills on maize, reduce environmental pollution, create employment, and increase wealth for cassava processors, especially women who work in the value chain.
Tackling the low productivity of Africa's animals -- whether smallholder or commercial -- is critical to mitigating emissions and other environmental dan- gers, says ILRI
's Jimmy Smith.
Tackling the low productivity of Africa's animals --whether smallholder or commercial--is critical to mitigating emissions and other environmental dangers, says ILRI
's Jimmy Smith.
In 2005, IFAD and the GoK commissioned a study by the ILRI
 International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI
), "Dairy value chain in Tanzania.
Hanotte, "Zebu cattle of Kenya: uses, performance, farmers preference, measures of genetic diversity and options for improved use," Animal Genetic Resources Research 1, ILRI
(International Livestock Research Institute), Nairobi, Kenya, 2001.
In: Global Agenda for Livestock Research, EDS, ILRI
, Nairobi, pp.
Summary: The Vietnamese Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) and the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI
) signed in Hanoi on August 17 a memorandum of understanding
FAO, CIMMYT, ICARDA, AVRDC, ILRI
, IRRI and ICIMOD etc.
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI
(Ed.) Drainage Principles and Applications Publication 16 second revised edition International Institute for Land Reclamation and Improvement (ILRI