The Scope and Effect of Family Poultry Research and Development


The Scope and Effect
of Family Poultry Research
and Development
International Network for Family Poultry
Development (INFPD) 1999


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Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
Rome 2013

Table of Contents

Lead Papers   

Research and Development Options for Family Poultry

Requirements for Family Poultry Development

Diseases in rural family chickens in South-East Asia

Family poultry management systems in Africa

Rural family poultry production in the South Pacific Region

Production aspects of village chicken in the South-East Asian Region

Additional Papers


Practical workshops to teach Newcastle disease vaccine production in developing countries

Feeding and nutrition of scavenging village chickens

The use of thermostable Newcastle disease vaccines in Mozambique

Rice-duck farming in Asia: Increasing its production potentials by integration with fish and the nitrogen-fixing aquatic fern Azolla

Developing traditional family poultry production in tribal belt of western India

Diseases in family duck farming in South-East Asia

Novel pairing technique for estimating feed intake and nutrient digestibility by scavenging village chickens

In-Situ conservation of the Black Maltese and performance evaluation under a small-scale intensive system

Rural family poultry scenario in tribal areas of central Madhya Pradesh, India – A socio-economic analysis

Thermostable Newcastle disease vaccines for use in village chickens

A general review on some important diseases in free-range chickens

Family poultry production and utilization pattern in Bangladesh

Observations on family poultry units in parts of Central America and sustainable development opportunities

Nutritional status of family poultry in Bangladesh

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