CSIRO’s Mario Herrero on how to improve livestock productivity in SSA

Australia’s Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation has carried out what they call the first livestock yield gap assessment that models potential three-fold productivity gains across developing countries. Their research suggests that using a combination of interventions to improve livestock yields could contribute to achieving targets set in the Livestock Master Plans, which are currently in place in countries like Ethiopia and Rwanda. Mario Herrero, Chief Research Scientist at the CSIRO joins CNBC Africa for more.

Wed, 14 Apr 2021 12:03:42 GMT
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