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  • Goose production (En)

    Goose production (En)

    Series: FAO Animal Production and Health PapersThis publication is a guide to sustainable domestic goose production. Geese have a number of inherent advantages: they can consume and digest large amounts of high fibre and low-quality feed; they are easy to manage; and their rapid growth renders them one of the most efficient sources for meat production. In addition, feathers/down and fatty liver are valuable by-products, while their stro

  • Domestication and husbandry of the paca (Agouti paca) - vol 26 (En)

    Domestication and husbandry of the paca (Agouti paca) - vol 26 (En)

    Series: FAO Conservation GuidesThis document describes methods and means to domesticate and raise the paca, Agouti paca, a wild mammal from dense forests of south and central America. It is shown that in changing the imprinted behaviour during early stages of life, the animal becomes sociable, loses its agressivity and by living in groups rather than in pairs, increases its reproductive rate, making its husbandry an economically viable

  • Animal husbandry: animal diseases, how animals reproduce - vol 9 (En)

    Animal husbandry: animal diseases, how animals reproduce - vol 9 (En)

    Series: Better Farming SeriesInitially published by arrangement with INADES, Institut africain pour le développement économique et social, Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire, the Better Farming Series booklets are designed as handbooks for intermediate-level agricultural education and training courses. They may be purchased as a set (45 booklets) or singly.

  • Animal husbandry: feeding and care of animals - vol 8 (En)

    Animal husbandry: feeding and care of animals - vol 8 (En)

    Series: Better Farming SeriesInitially published by arrangement with INADES, Institut africain pour le développement économique et social, Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire, the Better Farming Series booklets are designed as handbooks for intermediate-level agricultural education and training courses. They may be purchased as a set (45 booklets) or singly.