|Tanzania ranks third in Africa in terms of livestock population after Sudan and Ethiopia|
|Written by Administrator|
|Wednesday, 05 May 2010 16:39|
Tanzania is endowed with a livestock resource and ranks third in Africa in terms of cattle population. The estimated livestock population amounts to 18.5 million cattle, 13.1 million goats, 3.6 million sheep and 30 million indigenous chickens according to National Sample Census of Agriculture 2002/03 - National Report.