Save South Africa's Brown Hyaenas

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Note: These stories talk about the same issues that this project addresses, but are not necessarily about this specific project.

Against All Odds.

By a female, 16-21 years old, in North Eastern, Kenya
Map of AGAINST ALL ODDS. The chief area of kalapatar the other week was threatened to be sacked by the government because he had revealed to the wedia that the area member of his location were dying of hunger. The government claimed that this false accusation and said it would sack him. but research shows that the chief was true. but even wit the threat the chief was still able to go on with his daily duties of taking care of his community hands community and Kenyans reacted to this report by worst of them donating relief food to the members of kalapatar area to help save those dying of hunger. Read more.
Related to project keywords: threatened, odds, members, save, research

Brookside Briders Show

By a female, 46-60 years old , in Nairobi, Kenya
Map of BROOKSIDE BRIDERS SHOW After attending the last year of edition of brookside briders show i learnt a lot about livestock keeping thats has turned me into a great man from a mere struggle livestock keeper.i didn't know that animal straw was so good for my dairy animals until i learnt it from the show plus other practices that helped me improve milk productivity for my dairy cows. When i got back home in western province,busia town i changed my system of livestock keeping form free grazing to zero grazing and feeding the animals with the animal straw,nappier grass and ensuring high standard cleanliness in my zero grazing unit and from that day my dairy cattle's have improved in productivity and i get over 100 litres of milk per day which i supply in the entire town including hotels.from the show i also got an idea of starting a business of selling animals straw to dairy farmers and since them life has become an easy ride. Read more.
Related to project keywords: unit, form, animals, ensuring, feeding

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Project Leader

Heather Wilcox

Boston, MA United States

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