Constraints and Prospects of Goat Production

Constraints and Prospects of Goat Production in Ngbo East Local Government Area of Ebonyi State

Introduction

Statement of the Problem

The problem in goat production is not a new phenomenon. It has assumed a greater and uncomfortable dimension since 1980s. There is a general consensus among analytics of the problems of goat production situation in Nigeria, that the problems are more acute among the local farmers. Therefore the researcher stated the problems of the research as follows:

Firstly, it is worthy to note their lack of training in production among the farmers constitutes a problem in goat production.

Secondly, that inability of the government to provide drugs or medicine which can be used in fighting goat diseases aggravates the problems of goat production. [Read more…]