Adaptation Actions

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351 - to control infections, ensure animals are eating appropriate foods
352 - To control the spread of disease from sick chickens to others in the pens, remove or quarantine sick animals
353 - Use customary legume leaves to treat disease in chickens
354 - Promote bullock as animal of choice in flooded pastures
355 - Undertake research on mositure tolerant chicken varieties
356 - Ensure small chickens (chicks) have access to elevated, fully dry areas for feeding and laying
357 - Plant water absorbing trees around chicken coops
358 - Lift the floors of chicken coops, raise enclosure away from ground level to prevent storm floods
359 - Ensure that pig enclosures have some permanently dry space
360 - Build roofing over animal coops and enclosures
361 - Pig enclosures sites should be selected for well draining porous soil types
362 - Do not place pig enclosures in known water channels/runoff areas
363 - Dig water runoff/drainage channels through flood prone pig enclosures
364 - Regularly move the location of pig enclosures so that excessive mud doesn’t accumulate in their pens
445 - Goat is especially heat tolerant