Africa / Animal Feeding / East Africa / Forages / ILRI / Livestock / Uganda

Scientists improving pasture content

Better days are dawning for farmers faced with problems of pasture for their livestock, now that scientists majoring in crop production research are improving on the nutritional content of pasture here. The scientists from the National Crop Resources Research Institute at Namulonge Department of Forage Research Programme are currently conducting research on various types of forage for purposes of obtaining those that are disease free, tolerant to drought as well as those that contain protein nutrient.

Read more … (Daily Monitor, Uganda)

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