Africa / Animal Breeding / Biodiversity / ILRI / Indigenous Breeds

Imported cattle threaten African livestock diversity and continent’s food supply

‘Even though locally-adapted, diversified agriculture and farming is a key component of both food security today and in a warmer more climate-stressed future, the Big Ag trend is still towards less crop diversity and more uniformity. Here’s a perfect example of the downside of that: The International Livestock Research Institute says urgent action is needed … Continue reading