• Climate change adaptation in vulnerable crop and livestock production systems in Mgeta, Tanzania 

      Nziku, Zabron Cuthibert; Asheim, Leif Jarle; Eik, Lars Olav; Mwaseba, D.; Kifaro, George C. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      Increased occurrence of drought and dry spells during the growing season have resulted in increased interest in protection of tropical water catchment areas. In Mgeta, a water catchment area in the Uluguru Mountains in ...
    • Situation analysis and prospects for establishing a dairy goat breeding program in Tanzania 

      Nziku, Zabron Cuthibert; Kifaro, George C.; Eik, Lars Olav; Steine, Torstein; Msalya, G.; Ådnøy, Tormod (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2017)
      Dairy goats in Tanzania accounts for two percent of the 17 million goats in total. Toggenburg, Saanen, Norwegian, Anglo Nubian and French alpine are dominant exotic dairy breeds distributed in all regions of Tanzania but ...
    • Use of simulation to examine a dairy goat breeding program in Tanzania 

      Nziku, Zabron Cuthibert; Kifaro, G.C.; Eik, Lars Olav; Steine, Torstein; Ådnøy, Tormod (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      This paper discusses selection in a dairy goat population for improved performance by conceptualizing it for a population in Tanzania. Seven strategies (5, 10, 20, 30, 50, 70, 100 test bucks) were simulated. A progeny test ...