USING COWS FOR WORK
 

 

Timothy E. Simalenga1 and R. Anne Pearson2

1. Department of Agriculture and Rural Engineering, University of Venda for Science and Technology, South Africa
2. Centre for Tropical Veterinary Medicine, University of Edinburgh, UK

August 2003, 13pp

ISBN 0-907146-15-5


Contents:
 
Acknowledgements
 
Introduction
 
Why should I use cows for work
 
Planning
 
Further reading

 

Acknowledgements

The authors are grateful to The May and Stanley Smith Charitable Trust and the Livestock Production Research Programme of the UK Department for International Development (DFID) for providing financial support which enabled this booklet to be produced. The views expressed are not necessarily those of DFID Livestock Production Programme. The authors thank Martyn Edelsten and Tammi Krecek for reading and commenting on the manuscript.

Tony Smith and Alex Morrow kindly supplied photographs to illustrate the text. The remaining photographs were supplied by the authors. Gillian Kidd is thanked for drawing Figure 3 and Estelle Mayhew for layout and all other figures and graphics.

Front cover: A working cow in Guatemala photographed by Alex Morrow.

© Copyright Timothy E. Simalenga and R. Anne Pearson.

All rights reserved. No reproduction, copy or translation of this publication may be made without written permission.

First published 2003.

Simalenga, Timothy E. and Pearson, R. Anne 2003. Using Cows for Work. Centre for Tropical Veterinary Medicine, University of Edinburgh, 13pp.

ISBN 0-907146-15-5

The information and views expressed in this booklet are entirely the responsibility of the authors and are not attributable to any of the organisations involved.

CTVM, University of Edinburgh, Easter Bush Veterinary Centre, Roslin, Midlothian EH25 9RG, Scotland.

Department of Agriculture and Rural Engineering, University of Venda for Science and Technology, P/Bag X5050, Thohoyandou 0950, South Africa.

Published by the University of Edinburgh, Centre for Tropical Veterinary Medicine, Easter Bush, Roslin, Midlothian EH25 9RG, Scotland.



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