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Herbs oust antibiotics

By |2020-05-13T08:11:00+00:00July 4th, 2015|News NLF|

Because of restrictions on the use of antibiotics, livestock farmers are increasingly resorting to herbal remedies, bacterial drinks and other natural products to make and keep their animals healthy. Although there might not always be hard medical evidence, farmers sometimes get spectacular results from natural remedies. Please read this article in Wageningen World.

More balance, less antibiotics – India exchange visit 2015

By |2020-05-13T08:11:00+00:00April 29th, 2015|News NLF|

Last Wednesday, 23 April 2015, a mixed delegation of Ethiopians, Ugandan and Dutch livestock professionals went to India in addition to the Exchange visit from a Dutch delegation to Africa in March. This visit, which is part of the E-motive program, is sequential to the exchange between India and the Netherlands last year, enhanced by [...]

Dutch delegation visited Ethiopian State Minister for Livestock Development

By |2020-05-13T08:11:01+00:00March 4th, 2015|News NLF|

As part of the E-Motive Exchange visit (Exchange project between Netherlands and Ethiopia/Uganda on cattle breeding for resilient dairy farming and improved milk quality) a Dutch delegation of dairy experts visited the State Minister of Livestock Development in Ethiopia. The State Minister proudly presented the Ethiopian Livestock Master Plan for the next 15 years. This [...]