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  1. 2020-05-29 This article is from ECHO Asia Note # 42 The integration of livestock on the smallholder farm is often a key component to the long-term sustainability of the farm, specifically by means of critical nutrient cycling. Livestock play a unique and critical role on the farm, transforming plant and...
  2. Transporting raw materials,like soya, from South America and the destruction of ecosystems there have a significant environmental impact. Similarconcerns are raised for fishmeal, along with price and consistency of supply. Food security is high on the agenda of many governments, as is improving...
  3. 2019-10-01 This workshop will be given in English with Thai translation. Animal feed represents 70% of the costs involved in modern animal production. This creates a significant problem for small-scale farmers as it allows for very little financial margin. This workshop will explore how to reduce this...
  4. 2014-04-20 Comfrey is a unique perennial plant that requires minimal maintenance after planting and that can give high, sustained yields of nutrient-rich leaves for use as fertilizer, animal feed and more. It is high in potassium (K) and other micronutrients, and seems to improve fruiting and disease...
  5. 2017-02-07 Successful pig raising factors 1.Good breed 2.Good food 3.Good house 4.Good management 5.Good disease prevention
  6. 2018-02-22 ECHO’s Technical Response Unit (TRU) answers your technical questions. Below, ECHO Intern Gretchen Rops, responds to a question regarding pigs.