Updated Feb 10, 2021

Conner Mullally

This innovation improves goat productivity through improved fodder rations.

Stage 3: Proof of Concept

Staff members of the main implementing partner, Heifer International, are training a limited number of producers on the use of feed products analyzed through part of this project. A limited number of farmers are being trained because of covid-19 restrictions.

Focus Areas:

Livestock & Agriculture

Livestock & AgricultureSEE LESS

Implemented In:

Nepal

NepalSEE LESS

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Country Implemented In
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Problem

Low goat productivity due to poor quality and inadequate feeding practices.

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Solution

These feed recommendations incorporate locally available and cost-effective feed resources to improve animal nutrition

Target Beneficiaries

Smallholder producers

Competitive Advantage

Current solutions have not been adapted to the context of Nepali goat smallholders

The Team Behind the Innovation

PI: Conner Mullally, PhD Co-PI: Neena Gorkhali, PhD (female) Co-PI: Sarah Janzen, PhD(female) Co-PI: Nicholas Magnan, PhD Implementing partner: Heifer International (Nepal office). Field activities led by Bhola Shrestha and Neena Joshi

EXECUTIVE TEAM INCLUDES WOMEN

Milestone

Date Unknown
Funds RaisedVERIFIED
$1,233,989
Date Unknown
New Country Implemented In
Nepal