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IFAD Irrigation Project inputs completed

December 15, 2014

FCG-ANZDEC’s Chris Landon-Lane provided expertise in agricultural production and value chains development to the UN Fund for International Development (IFAD) to analyse irrigated agricultural systems and prepare an initial design of project innovative agricultural activities for a large irrigation development project covering a possible 13 provinces in Indonesia. The Project design focuses on improving the […]

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NZ-China Animal Health Programme

December 11, 2014

FCG ANZDEC is currently delivering an Animal Health Programme on behalf of the Ministry for Primary Industries for the Chinese Ministry of Agriculture to support the development of China’s dairy production and to build animal health capability within China. The main objectives of the project are to observe farm management practices and training programmes that could […]

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Boost for Samoa’s livestock industry

December 10, 2014

The recent arrival of 110 sheep in Samoa from Fiji is expected to triple sheep numbers from the present 700 to more than 3,000 in the next decade. The move is a major boost for Samoa’s fledgling sheep industry. Despite being a major consumer of meat products, approximately 60 per cent of the meat in […]