DAGRIS is an information system designed to facilitate the compilation, organization and dissemination of information on the origin, distribution, diversity, present use and status of indigenous farm animal genetic resources from past and present research results in an efficient way.The underlying concept is that such information provides the necessary basis for developing breed improvement as well as conservation programs.
General categories of domestic animals in DAGRIS. There are 8 such categories: Buffalo, Cattle, Chickens, Dromedary Camels, Goats, Pigs, Sheep and Yaks.
The main focus of the DAGRIS system. A Breed describes an animal of a particular species, found in a specific country; exhibiting defined traits.More
The countries in which breeds are found.More
ILRI is a member of the CGIAR Consortium
International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI)