Conservation and Sustainable Use of Unique Ecosystems/Landscapes of High Biodiversity

Conservation and Sustainable Use of Unique Ecosystems/Landscapes of High Biodiversity

Software helps cut Indian cows’ methane emissions

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[NEW DELHI] A software tool developed by India’s National Dairy Development Board (NDDB) is helping balance the diets of 2.4 million heads of Indian cattle leading to increased milk output and reduced methane emissions, an international livestock conference heard. The software tool, called Information Network on Animal Productivity and Health (INAPH), was presented at the annual Global Agenda for Sustainable Livestock Meeting held at Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia this month (11—15 June) by Vinod Ahuja, a policy officer at the Food and Agriculture Organization. Continue reading..