ILRI@40: Filmed interview with M S Swaminathan on synergies between technology and public policy in India   
Agriculture / Asia / Film and Video / ILRI40 / India / Research

ILRI@40: Filmed interview with M S Swaminathan on synergies between technology and public policy in India  

In this 4-minute film, Purvi Mehta-Bhatt from ILRI in India talks with MS Swaminathan on the establishment of ILRI its contributions to synergies between livestock research and public policy in India, especially in supporting the country’s dairy production. Continue reading

Tanzanian dairy film: A farmer’s experiences in coastal Tanga
Agriculture / Dairying / East Africa / Film and Video / Livestock / LIVESTOCKFISH / Tanzania

Tanzanian dairy film: A farmer’s experiences in coastal Tanga

In the film, Faustina Akyoo, a small-scale dairy farmer, explains how she learnt dairying from her parents in Arusha before moving to the coastal town of Tanga where she continued keeping cows in addition to taking up employment. She is now retired, and her five dairy cows are an important source of income for her family. Continue reading

Pig farming in Uganda–Big options, and big research, take hold
A4NH / Agri-Health / Agriculture / Animal Production / East Africa / Film and Video / FSZ / Livelihoods / LIVESTOCKFISH / Pigs / PIL / Uganda / Value Chains

Pig farming in Uganda–Big options, and big research, take hold

This 2-minute film presents a ‘day in the life’ of a research-for-development project working to improve smallholder pig production in Uganda. The film highlights the big opportunities as well as challenges faced by small-scale pig producers in this East African country. Continue reading