For vote-seekers, a manifesto from livestock breeders
Compensation is due for grazing-land in forests, lost when a dam is being built or development projects are undertaken.
Counting sheep as grasslands shrink in Gujarat
Herds provided post-harvest manure for the fields with their dung and urine. The farmers gave the pastoralists bajra, sugar and tea.
Friend of the Small Ruminants
A total of 160 families have enrolled themselves for the formal system of livestock services provided by her.
Cattle farmers revive traditional herbal remedies
“Dairy farmers in our village sit together as a group once a month and make medicinal balls made of herbs to boost immunity for our cows,”
Living With The Snow Leopards
People can co-exist with wildlife and even be part of the conservation process
Indigenous Knowledge of Livestock Breeding and Management
The population has been maintained under agro-pastoral systems and represents community-based conservation of indigenous livestock
Why India’s Solar Push Could Kill The Livelihood Of Pastoral Communities
The draft report by the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) makes no mention of the social costs of generating renewable energy.
Rearing goats empower women in rural Bihar
The women said that income from goats was theirs and they decided its usage.
MILLETS - The Miracle Grains
Millet farming saves nearly six million litres of water per acre - they can stand up to the crisis of climate change.