Rural pig rearing survey unlocks intensification pathways in northern Ghana
Pig rearing is an important component of the integrated crop-livestock farming systems in the Africa RISING intervention communities in northern Ghana. However, little is known about the constraints and opportunities in the rural pig production.
Researchers from the University for Development Studies and the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology conducted a baseline survey to identify key factors that affect pig rearing and prospects for intensification and integration with crop production.
Read a summary of the results