International Livestock Centre preserves Africa's declining wealth of animal biodiversity
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This paper discusses the research plan established to inventory and develop African breeds and protocols for In situ characterization. The paper also presents a review of West African Taurine cattle breeds. Minimum essential data set for breed characterization is summarised in a table form, and breed characterization activity schedule is presented for three regions, viz, Eastern Africa, Southern Africa, and West Africa.