The Livestock Conservancy added eight more breeds to the Conservation Priority List, including two horse, one sheep and five rabbit breeds.
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This cooperative virtual learning experience on YouTube can be enjoyed by people of all ages. Participants learn about life cycles, heritage breeds, and genetic conservation through a series of 12 short videos.
Beginning in 2020, ARBA will sanction Rare Breed Specialty shows for the first time in the organization’s 99 year history.
Breed association members are our closest and most important partners. We are excited to use the Manton Foundation grant to further support their conservation work for rare breeds.
Poultry and livestock experts gathered to discuss why domesticated large waterfowl and turkeys have experienced declines in populations and to explore ways to proactively address this problem.
The livestock and poultry breeds of today are the result of foundation, isolation (genetic drift), and selection, both natural and intentional.
Endangered farm animals are not as familiar as endangered wildlife species. Conservation organizations from around the world celebrate International Heritage Breeds Week to raise awareness of the increasing threat to biodiversity in animal agriculture.
It All Started with a Blue Turkey Mojo is a word that evokes power, energy, and magic. All these descriptions are evident when visiting Blue Mojo Farm, a vibrant and innovative home to ostriches, Muscovy ducks, Brahma chickens, and Recessive Blue Slate turkeys. On the outskirts of Washington, D.C, Blue Mojo Farm is located ... Read more