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Livestock

Small Ruminants

Small ruminants industry

Hosein A, Paul C,  Roach-Benn C, Borely J,  Blair Thomas  M, Fearon A. 2013. The Small Ruminant Industry in CARICOM countries with particular reference to Jamaica and Trinidad & Tobago. St Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago: Caribbean Agricultural Research and Development Institute. Project report, CARDI/ Common Fund for Commodities / Caribbean Development Bank / Governments of Trinidad and Tobago and Jamaica “Diversification of the Caribbean Livestock Sector through the Production of Small Ruminants” project. PSC # TT/001/14

 

Singh R H, Seepersad G, Seemungal-Ramsook S, Ramjag K, Boochoon-Ousman I. 1996. Trade Policy Impact on the Livestock Industry in CARICOM. Volume III. The Small Ruminant Industry. St. Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago: Caribbean Agricultural Research and Development Institute. March 1996

 

Goats

Asiedu F H, Fearon A L and Seaton J M. 2002. Characterisation of feeding systems of goat farmers in the central region of Jamaica. CARDI Review 1, 4-15

Asiedu F H. 2001. Nutrition and feeding of goats. IN: Goat production handbook. Jamaica: The Ministry of Agriculture and Goat Breeders Society of Jamaica, pp.22-48.

Fearon A A and Miller D. 2001. Breeds and breeding. IN: Goat production handbook. Jamaica: The Ministry of Agriculture and Goat Breeders Society of Jamaica, pp.6-10.

Fearon A A and Miller D. 2001. Developing a model for goat production. IN: Goat production handbook. Jamaica: The Ministry of Agriculture and Goat Breeders Society of Jamaica, pp.55-57.

Fearon A A and Miller D. 2001. Selection. IN: Goat production handbook. Jamaica: The Ministry of Agriculture and Goat Breeders Society of Jamaica, pp.4-5.

Miller D, Mcdonald D and Asiedu F H. 2005. The effect of mulberry leaf meal on the growth performance of weaner goats in Jamaica. CARDI Review 5, 5-11

Sheep

Caribbean Sheep Production & Marketing Project. Technical reports in the series:
St. Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago: Caribbean Agricultural Research and Development Institute, 1997

 

Feeds/Forages

Asiedu F H, Mcdonald D and Seaton J M. 2003. Observations on non-dormant alfalfa cultivars at two locations in Jamaica. CARDI Review 3, 1-8

Williams D, Asiedu F H, Fearon A and Barnes R. 2007. Comparative yield of varieties of Mucuna pruriens grown on trellises on reclaimed bauxite land. CARDI Review 6, 3-16


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