Perspective: Animal-vegetation relations which optimise production, utilisation and protection of natural resources: an African experience

@inproceedings{Nolan1996PerspectiveAR,
  title={Perspective: Animal-vegetation relations which optimise production, utilisation and protection of natural resources: an African experience},
  author={Tony Nolan},
  year={1996}
}
The broad objective is to improve the standard of living of farmers/herders through identification of complementary vegetation-use under mixed animal species grazing. This paper aims to (1) review mixed-grazing research and development carried out in Ireland and in the semi-arid Senegalese Sahel; (2) evaluate results in relation to other grazing lands; and (3) identify research and development strategies for the future with emphasis on Africa. A systems approach is suggested as the best model… CONTINUE READING