Africa / Animal Products / Dairying / Livestock / Southern Africa / Tanzania / Value Chains

Plan launched to increase incomes for Tanzanian dairy farmers

Land O’Lakes International Development has launched a new $8 million, three-year USDA-funded dairy development programme in the country that is expected to directly improve incomes and strengthen food security for nearly 18,000 farmers and agricultural input and service providers.

The programme, to be funded by the USAID, will also indirectly benefit an additional 87,000 family members, and raise awareness about the nutritional value of milk among consumers.

Read more … (The Citizen)

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