Small ruminant value chain rapid assessment in Karauzyak, Karakalpakstan
The rapid VCA tool developed for Central Asia was applied to analyze sheep and goat value chains in three Village Citizen Councils (VCC) in Karauzyak district, namely Karakul, Karabuga and Koybak. The report analyzes the production, marketing and services/institutions in sheep and goat value chains including meat and Milk (and pelt for Karakul sheep). It identifies marketing channels and major challenges and opportunities. The report is still a draft and needs English editing before final releae.