Beef production in central Vietnam

Developing productive and profitable smallholder beef enterprises in Central Vietnam

Funding body: ACIAR

Status: 2nd Phase proposal submitted

Time schedule: Jul 2013 – Jun 2017

Lead Organization: TIA

TIA researchers: David Parsons, Rowan Smith, Laurie Bonney, Aduli Malau-Aduli, Peter Lane

The aim of the project is to develop more productive and profitable smallholder beef enterprises in Central Vietnam. The specific objectives of the project are:

  • Develop more efficient smallholder cow-calf and cattle growing systems through improved feeding and management.
  • Develop stronger integration with markets for beef cattle producers who already have a production orientation.
  • Identify and develop knowledge exchange and adoption pathways for expanding impacts within smallholder beef cattle enterprises.