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livestock

1 any creature kept for the production of food, wool, skins or fur or for the purpose of its use in the farming of land or the carrying on of any agricultural activity: Agricultural Holdings Act 1986.
2 cattle, horses, asses, mules, hinnies, sheep, pigs, goats and poultry and deer not in the wild state for the purpose of the legislation relating to liability for animals. Scots law has similar statutory provisions.
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Livestock insurance can cushion pastoralists against losses induced by weather variations.
A new business intelligence report released by HTF MI with title "Global Livestock Insurance Market Size, Status and Forecast 2019-2025" has abilities to raise as the most significant market worldwide as it has remained playing a remarkable role in establishing progressive impacts on the universal economy.
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Harman Agency has offices in Cottonwood and Orofino, Idaho, and specializes in crop, farm and ranch, and livestock insurance.
The report also stated that 13 projects were withdrawn by the clients themselves with few citing high livestock insurance costs and requirement to obtain a paid CSI license as reasons.
It's difficult for people to understand the concept of livestock insurance at times, thinking that they stand to be compensated if lifestock are killed by wild animals.
To help mitigate this crisis the Central Karakorum National Park (CKNP) has started working on livestock insurance schemes with concerned communities.
The Kenyan government said that it would extend livestock insurance to 14 counties.
Last year the sale of policies for this purpose grew 50 percent and this year they expect the number of livestock insurance policies to step up
A number of measures which include, Credit Guarantee Scheme for Small and Marginalized farmers, Crop Loan insurance Scheme and Livestock Insurance Scheme have been taken as per agenda of the government to protect the farmers from vagaries of market fluctuations, and support them in the face of natural calamities.
Through the new Kenya Livestock Insurance Program (KLIP), the government will purchase drought insurance from private insurance companies on behalf of vulnerable pastoralists.
The local government has since worked with herdsman to show them how to protect against the leopards and has began offering livestock insurance and compensation.

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