Peri-urban animals

Commercial peri-urban production of livestock is a very fast-growing sector, representing 34 percent of total meat production and nearly 70 percent of egg production worldwide.

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China: ducks at the South Suburb Beijing Company, which raises the "Beijing Duck" - famous worldwide for its special taste
FAO/20066/C. Calpe

More photos on urban and peri-urban agriculture:
  • Yemen: crops in old Sana'a town
  • Bosnia: a widow with the crops she grows on a plot supplied free by the municipality
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