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Karen Marshall: a geneticist improving the lives of people in livestock through one national partner at a time

The CGIAR Research Program on Livestock (Livestock CRP) recently announced with pleasure the appointment of Dr. Karen Marshall as its new flagship leader for Livestock and Genetics. Karen is not a newbie to the position, having led the flagship previously at the end of the first phase of the CRP under Livestock and Fish and … Continue reading

Genetics / LIVESTOCK-FISH / LIVESTOCKCRP

Delivering animal breeding programs in developing countries: Some lessons from the Livestock and Fish program

Originally posted on CGIAR Research Program on Livestock and Fish:
In late 2016, the CGIAR Research Program on Livestock and Fish produced several synthesis products, including a series of briefs on livestock genetics work carried out between 2012 and 2016. Implementing sustainable livestock and fish breeding programs requires careful consideration of the species in question,…