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Livestock and livelihoods: boosting incomes and productivity in South Asia

Livestock provides an important complement to cereal farming-based livelihoods in South Asia and can increase incomes for millions of crop-livestock farmers.

With other Cereal Systems Initiative for South Asia (CSISA) partners, the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) has been helping crop-livestock farmers to boost income and milk production by increasing the availability of fodder, promoting efficient use of cereal residues and improving the quality of supplementary feeds in India, Bangladesh and Nepal.

Read the full blog post by ILRI’s Lucy Lapar

 

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