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Environmental influences on cattle marketing in Karamoja

Randall Baker

Environmental influences on cattle marketing in Karamoja

by Randall Baker

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Published by Dept. of Geography, Makerere University College in Kampala, Uganda .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Uganda,
  • Karamoja Province.
    • Subjects:
    • Cattle -- Uganda -- Karamoja Province.,
    • Cattle trade -- Karamoja Province.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies.

      Statementby P. Randall Baker.
      Series[Kampala, Uganda. Makerere University College. Dept. of Geography] Occasional paper,, no. 5, Occasional paper (Makerere University College. Dept. of Geography) ;, no. 5.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsSF196.U33 B3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination57 p.
      Number of Pages57
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5765492M
      LC Control Number71373592

      Karamoja Development Forum, Moroto. K likes. Karamoja, Uganda's research, lobby, think tank and advocacy on Land, Pastoralism and Governance. We are getting Karimojong voices on what matters out!/5(6). Violence associated with cattle raiding is also periodically felt outside the borders of Karamoja. Cattle raids in the s decimated herds in the neighboring Teso, Acholi, and .

      Use of images. All images published here are the property of Edward Echwalu unless where indicated. They may NOT be downloaded or reproduced in any way without the written permission of Edward Echwalu. The main aim of this study is to determine key marketing constraints and opportunities among cattle producers in the rural area of Ohangwena region of north central Namibia. The study will also identify and analyse the key factors restricting rural cattle owners to .

      Fig. was developed during a consultancy looking at the climate resilience of African smallholder farmers. It lists the strategic aims of the farmer in striving for an overall strategic goal of managing future risk and uncertainty, while improving present livelihood outcomes. Some of the means of reaching those aims are given in the figure, but these will be specific to the individual Cited by: 1. Determinants of cattle prices in southern Kenya: implications for breed conservation and pastoral marketing strategies Radeny, M., Scarpa, R., Ruto, E., Kristjanson, P. and Wakhungu, J. () Determinants of cattle prices in southern Kenya: implications for breed conservation and pastoral marketing strategies.


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s p e c i a l r e p o r t. fao/giews livestock and market assessment mission to karamoja region, uganda. 3 april food and agriculture organization of the united nations, rome. Those at the home base may practice plant agriculture to provide the family with grain, a staple for which nomads must trade.

In reality, the impacts of outside influences have caused changes in. COVID Keeping Africa fed as the disease bites. 30 Apr Biden under pressure to address sexual assault allegation. 30 Apr COVID to cause record emissions fall in IEA. The cattle culture in Teso was also partly destroyed during a rebel insurgency there when the Uganda People’s Army fought with government forces in the late s.

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The Karamoja conflict has been going on for a long time, and as a result the roles of men and women have changed overtime. Traditionally men were charged with the responsibility of hunting, raiding/rustling animals, grazing cattle, while the women stayed home and took care of household responsibilities like building the huts, gardening (small.

Introduction and background: The value of pastoralism and mining in Karamoja, Uganda. It has long been known that Karamoja is endowed with a rich mineral underground (Houdet et al., ).Life in the region has however been characterised by high levels of violence and insecurity in the previous century, which have meant a government focus on military intervention and Author: Marianne Bach Mosebo.

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Proportionate random sampling method was used to collect data. The population comprised of smallholder cattle and sheep. The contribution of livestock to the wider economy Livestock and livestock products constitute a small portion of Uganda’s official export trade, in the period from to never amounting to more than % of all exports by value (Table 4).

Informal cross-border livestock trade doesFile Size: KB. Nomads and their Market Relations in Eastern Tibet’s Yushu Region: The Impact of Caterpillar Fungus. Chapter (PDF Available) December with 54 Reads How we measure 'reads'Author: Andreas Gruschke. Karamoja — Cattle traders in karamoja have turned to dealing in donkeys because of the proceeds in the new trade.

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Migrations have also started earlier than expected as pastoralists search for water away from the land of the nomads once characterized by armed conflict and cattle rustling.

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