SETTING THE SCENEExperiences & lessons learnt with improvement production, input supply and services Bram Wouters Wageningen UR Livestock Research
Context and objective Some characteristics of production, input supply and services Key issues and solutions Presentations
The Value ChainInputs Farmer Colle Consumer Processor RetaileServices Producer ctor r Market
Inputs/ resources Land Feeds Seeds Breeds (cattle) Fertilizer Water Veterinary Medicines Equipment Labour Credit/ loans
Issues related to inputs/resources Availability and access to land (tenure issues, competing claims etc.) Availability, access and quality of feeds (concentrate feeds, supplements etc) Availability and quality of cattle (crosses, pure-breds etc) Labour quality (education, skills etc) Organisation of input supply (private sector, farmers associations/ cooperatives, business hubs) Availability and costs of credit/loans
Services Veterinary Services AI Advisory services Quality measurement and monitoring (milk, feed) Management information services (breeding, milk recording) Recording and data base management (milk recording, identification & registration) Maintenance services Financial services
Issues related to services Availability and quality of services Role of government/ private sector in provision of services (animal health, AI, advisory services) Organisation of services by private sector (farmers associations/cooperatives, private companies) Improving capacity of service providers
Issues related to milk production at farm level Feeding, breeding, disease prevention (interaction feeding, fertility, mastitis) Cost price and business orientation Farm management/ hygiene and raw milk quality Farmer capabilities (education, skills) Capacity building farmers, advisors (training, use of advise & information)
The Country PresentationsWhat are experiences and lessons learnt? Vietnam: Mr. Luu Van Tan Dairy Farming in Vietnam. Philippines: Mrs. Victoria O. Espaldon Sustainable livelihood and small holder dairy farming in the Philippines. Some insights and challenges. Indonesia Mr. Yusup Munawar Role of cooperatives in input supply and services: the role of GKSI
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