Perceptions and practices among Zambian sheep and goat traders concerning small ruminant health and disease

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Sara Lysholm - Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Department of Clinical Sciences

Description

The data is collected at the two largest small livestock markets in Zambia, i.e. Lusaka and Kasumbalesa small livestock markets, in April, May, September 2018, and November 2019. The main method of data collection is semistructured interviews but observations were also conducted. Data collection was focused on traders but market customers, slaughterhouse workers, transporters, veterinary shop workers and employees at the small livestock trade organisation SALZ, were also interviewed. The main purpose was to investigate the perceptions and practices of Zambian traders of small ruminants concerning sheep and goat health and disease.

The ethical review was conducted by ILRI Institutional Research Ethics Committee (ILRI IREC).

Subject area

Agriculture and rural industry (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Social Sciences (The Swedish standard of fields of research 2011)

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Sara Lysholm - Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Department of Clinical Sciences

Identifiers

SND-ID: SND 1295

Description

The data is collected at the two largest small livestock markets in Zambia, i.e. Lusaka and Kasumbalesa small livestock markets, in April, May, September 2018, and November 2019. The main method of data collection is semistructured interviews but observations were also conducted. Data collection was focused on traders but market customers, slaughterhouse workers, transporters, veterinary shop workers and employees at the small livestock trade organisation SALZ, were also interviewed. The main purpose was to investigate the perceptions and practices of Zambian traders of small ruminants concerning sheep and goat health and disease.

The ethical review was conducted by ILRI Institutional Research Ethics Committee (ILRI IREC).

Language

English

Geographic spread

Geographic location: Zambia

Geographic description: Lusaka, Kasumbalesa

Population

Zambian traders of small ruminants

Data contains personal data

No

Ethics Review

Other — Ref. ILRI-IREC2018-04/1

Subject area

Agriculture and rural industry (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Social Sciences (The Swedish standard of fields of research 2011)

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Perceptions and practices among Zambian sheep and goat traders concerning small ruminant health and disease

Citation

Sara Lysholm. Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Department of Clinical Sciences (2020). <em>Perceptions and practices among Zambian sheep and goat traders concerning small ruminant health and disease</em>. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1. <a href="https://doi.org/10.5878/1t5d-jh95">https://doi.org/10.5878/1t5d-jh95</a>

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Sara Lysholm - Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Department of Clinical Sciences

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Published: 2020-06-04