Commercializing Rabbitry for Food, Nutrition and Incom...

Oct 26, 2013 | by Beatrice Luzobe | 4 Comments

Commercializing Rabbitry for Food, Nutrition and Income Security in Uganda

Rabbitry has a high potential to become one of the food and income security enterprises in Uganda. Rabbits have a number of attractive production characteristics, such as small body size, short generation interval, high reproductive potential, rapid growth rate, genetic diver...read more»

Rabbit Farming: A Prospect for Food, Nutrition and Inc...

Oct 26, 2013 | by Beatrice Luzobe | 2 Comments

RABBIT FARMING: A PROSPECT FOR FOOD, NUTRITION AND INCOME SECURITY IN UGANDA

I quit salaried employment in 2010 to join the private sector to personally demonstrate in what I had been training farmers and service providers to do for over 20 years. One of the inspirational factors was my work with farmers’ organizations where together with other co...read more»

Commercial Rabbitry In Uganda

Oct 26, 2013 | by B.N. Luzobe | 4 Comments

The Context of Uganda Agricultural Sector

Agriculture is the most important sector of the Ugandan economy; with more than 80% of the population deriving their livelihood from sector. It contributes up to about 23 percent of GDP, accounts for 48 percent of exports (UBOS, 2008) and provides a large proportion of the raw materials for industry. Foo...read more»