Building a life, flock by flock
From earning barely ₹ 15 from backbreaking manual labour, Kalso Bai now runs a successful poultry enterprise. Her children go to school, and the family has a larger home. In 2010, she earned more than ₹ 40,000 and plans to expand her production further. Read More
The National Smallholder Poultry Development Trust (NSPDT) brings together support to grow, intensify and multiply poultry enterprises among poor women in rural India.
NSPDT advocates policies to support smallholder poultry farmers and assists in mobilising resources, thereby creating favourable conditions for the development of smallholder poultry.
Smallholder poultry rearing: A sustainable livelihood opportunity for the rural poor. More