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Organization of meetings with stakeholders in the Small Ruminant sector in Jamaica

Project Name: 
Organization of meetings with stakeholders in the Small Ruminant sector in Jamaica
Countries/Regions: 
Canada
General Purpose
To conduct site-visits and meetings with local stakeholders in the Small Ruminant sector for consolidating parameters for the establishment of a nucleus dairy goat herd in Jamaica.
Specific Objectives
  • To visit the facilities of the 6 goat farmers who had indicated an interest in participating in the project
  • To sensitize goat farmers to the attributes of the Canadian Sanaan goats that auger for improved productivity
  • To obtain agreement from officials of the Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture & Fisheries (MICAF) regarding the scope of the project
  • To obtain consensus from stakeholders regarding roles & responsibilities and related milestones in the project
Expected Results
  • Canadian and Jamaican stakeholders agree with scope of proof of concept pilot study.
External Resources: 
USD 4,603.00
Financial Institutions
  • MAPAgri - Agriculture Enterprise Solutions
Project Leader: 
Audia Barnett
Ir Arriba