A synthesis of observations on Elangata Wuas group ranch in Kajiado District uri icon

abstract

  • Presents results of a former survey conducted to establish a baseline understanding of the production system at Elangat Wuas group ranches in Kajiado district, Kenya. Describes the ranch in relation to rainfall, infrastructure, vegetation & land units and nutritional value of the range. Discusses and presents the livestock population surveyed including the results of the detailed cattle study, cattle population structure and sheep & goat population. Looks into the group ranchers and their livestock in relation to population at ranch level & household levels, livestock holdings, livestock sales, and livestock management. Also discusses grazing resources and patterns of use

publication date

  • 1980