Steps taken by the government of Kenya to improve beef farming

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beef farming is rearing cattle for meat and their related products

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the following are Steps taken by government of Kenya to improve beef farming

  • Decontrolling the price of meat products.
  • Funding research in Animal pest and Disease control.
  • Introduction of pedigree/exotic cattle and encouraging cross breeding with local breeds to improve their quality.
  • Introduction of drought resistant high quality grass.
  • Educating beef farmers on modern methods through trade fairs, tours and seminars.

  • Investigating the prevailing market situations and make appropriate recommendations.
  • Creating ranching schemes in arid and semi-arid lands.
  • Encouraging setting up of group ranches.