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Establishing a successful dairy community development program: the challenges and pitfalls

The awarding of a research grant designed to investigate the limitations to dairy animal
productivity in socioeconomically disadvantaged communities in a country totally foreign to the
successful applicants presents many challenges. This paper highlights some of the key challenges
that have been arisen throughout the 6 years of our dairy extension program awarded through the
Agriculture Sector Linkages Program established as a co-operative agreement between the
Pakistani and Australian governments.