cattle keeping

The milk is the main product of dairy farming thus it is exported (sold in the near by shops on small scale or transported to other parts of the country on large scale) and also consumed locally. This milk is handled very carefully as it can easily be contaminated if not handled well to avoid losses. The meat is also a main source of income because it is consumed and the rest is sold off thus income to the owner of the cow. Actually a family with many cattle is considered wealthy. The cows are very important in the district due to the variety purposes that the cows have  for example the cow dung is used in the finishing of houses, the hooves are sold off as Ivory, they produce milk, meat