Small-scale Poultry Production. Technical Guide (Fao Animal Production and Health Manual,)

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This manual provides a comprehensive and valuable technical guide for those in government service or aid agencies, wishing to embark on projects that exploit the potential of small-scale poultry production to improve the livelihoods of the rural poor.

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The guide provides the technical and scientific “building blocks” needed to develop sustainable programmes for small-scale poultry production.

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Table of Contents Table of contents Page Introduction 3 1. Management 5 2. Housing 23 3. Feeding 33 4. Diseases and Health Management The guide provides the technical and scientific building blocks needed to develop sustainable programmes for small-scale poultry production.

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Sonaiya Department of Animal Science Obafemi Awolowo University Ile-Ife, Nigeria and S.E.J. Swan Village Poultry Consultant Waimana, New Zealand. A Small-Scale Agriculture Alternative: Poultry Phillip J. Clauer, Poultry Extension Specialist, Animal and Poultry Sciences The low investment and small area required to raise a flock of domestic poultry makes this an ideal venture for the beginning small or part-time.

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