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[Ambassador report] Livestock in Zambia

by Chabala Chisenga | 10-10-2020 09:17 Comments 2 Comments recommendations 0 recommendations

Hello fellow environmentalists,eco generals members, visitors,brothers and sisters.

The livestock sector is worth over $1.5bn in Zambia and accounts for around 35% of agriculture production share of national gross domestic product. 

The sector has experienced steady growth in recent years. 

Beef and dairy products are growing around 7% and 10% annually respectively. 

The poultry industry has also doubled in size over the last ten years. 

Companies listed here raise, buy and sell livestock for farming and food production in Zambia. 

Livestock are domesticated animals raised in an agricultural setting to produce commodities such as food, fibre and labour. 

Poultry is commonly included within the meaning of 'livestock'.

Thank you for reading.

Sources:Amb Chabala & thebestofzambia.com


Dolma Diki Sherpa

  • Dolma Diki Sherpa says :

    Thank you sharing this wonderful report.
    Increase in livestock industry may provide a great contribution to economy.

    Keep writing keep sharing
    We are looking forward to know more from you. .

    Posted 15-10-2020 21:04

Puja Khadka

  • Puja Khadka says :
    Hello Chabala,
    Greetings from Nepal!
    I hope you are all good.
    Firstly thank you for sharing such an informative report.
    It's good to know about livestock in Zambia.
    Keep sharing more and more.
    With Regards,
    Puja khadka
    Posted 10-10-2020 16:16

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