|Livestock Research for Rural Development 32 (8) 2020||Guide for preparation of papers||LRRD Newsletter|
|Livestock Research for Rural Development
The international journal for research into sustainable developing world agriculture
|ISSN: 0121-3784||Published by
Centro para la Investigación en Sistemas Sostenibles de
Producción Agropecuaria (CIPAV), Cali, Colombia
LRRD is fully OPEN ACCESS, with no publication charges, on the
principle that research findings related to sustainability of farming
systems should be freely available in the public domain.
Papers may be copied and reprinted freely.
LRRD is committed to action in the face of the emergencies of climate change and the loss of biodiversity. LRRD policy focuses on the type of research that will have the most impact on the need to make changes to livestock production systems in order to respond to these emergencies. Reducing the need to import animal feed to developing countries by using local resources is one way of responding to these emergencies as intensive industrial-scale production of maize and soybean in the exporting countries is one of the factors contributing to global loss of biodiversity.
We believe that future requirements of society for food can best be met from integrated small to medium family farm systems in which:
To promote research on: