Fodder shrubs for improving incomes of dairy farmers in the East African highlands uri icon

abstract

  • Dairy is an important economic enterprise in the coffee zone of Central Kenya, where farm sizes average 1-2 ha and about 80% of the farmers own one or more dairy cows or goats. in 1997 dairy farming accounted for 30% of the value of output on smallholder dairy farms in central Kenya

publication date

  • 2004