- 3 months ago
This 30-minute film shows the side effects of importing Holstein-Friesian dairy cattle into Uganda. When repeatedly crossbred with local cattle these cows are more vulnerable to fatal tick-borne diseases, like East Coast Fever, than local cattle breeds.
Project / Initiative Info
Project / Initiative Name
Natural Livestock Farming
The mission of Natural Livestock Farming (NLF) is: Safeguard, pilot and spread knowledge about natural ways to improve cattle health and wellbeing, leading to reduced use of antibiotics and other veterinary drugs, improved food security, food quality, farm income and biodiversity.