Hussain et al.
(2004) Studied gender role in raising livestock in Azad Kashmir and Kotli.
Objective of the study was to find out the impacts of livestock training on
livestock productivity in study area. For data collection random sample
approach was used. An interview of 200 respondents was directed from 3 villages
of kotli. To analyze data percentages were used. Results from analysis showed
that people of kotli mainly depend upon livestock. Most of the respondents kept
sheep, goat, buffalo and cow. Study reveals that 100 % respondents were taking
advantages from the training course by NRSP.From results of case study it was
suggested that self-employment can be increased by free availability of
guidance and training courses.
Javed et al. (2006) reported rural women participation in livestock and crop production.
A large number of pre and post-harvest and livestock management activities are
performed by rural women but they are not still appreciated because of lack of
data that show their importance in such activities. The objective of this case study
was to explore the importance of rural women participation in livestock and
crop production activities. An interview of 125 rural women was conducted for
data collection from district Faisalabad by using random sample technique. To
analyze data SPSS was used. Results from case study depicts that contribution
of rural women in harvesting of vegetables was high. In post-harvest women role
is high in cereal’s storage and in livestock managing women participation is
high to clean animals shed.
et al. (2009) reported analysis of
women contribution in livestock in Nigeria. Objective of this study was to find
out women contribution in livestock activities. Data was collected by random
sample technique from 90 rural women. To analyze data multiple regression
analysis, descriptive statistics and participation index were used. Results
shows that women were involving in animals feeding, watering and cleaning of
cages. While multiple regression analysis shows that income, education, access
to credit are those factors that affect women’s contribution in livestock
activities. Poultry and goats are mostly kept by women. Results also revealed
the problems that are faced by women in this field and the problems are
non-availability of significant capital, pre-occupation and dominance of their
spouses. It was suggested that women must offer with necessary working out and
education related to livestock and to microfinance banks to increase livestock efficiency.
Amin et al. (2010) studied gender and development. The purpose of this case study was
to estimate women contribution in livestock production in Pakistan. For data collection 8 villages were selected
by random sampling. A sample size of 768 respondents were used to analyze the
results of study. Frequencies and variances were obtained from data. Results
shows that most of the rural families were having joint family system i.e.
70.6%.And results were also showing that most of the livestock activities were
performed by females approximately 37.5% and less were performed by males about
Upadhyay and Desai (2011) reported women contribution in animal husbandry. Mostly animal
husbandry relating activities are performed by females in addition to their
tasks at home. While their work is not given an economic importance and they
are left as un- paid labor. Objective of this case study is to emphasize
female’s contribution in livestock activities. Study was directed in Anand
district of Gujarat. 120 farm women were interviewed by simple random sampling
technique for data collection. For data analysis different statistical methods
such as percentage, mean score, standard deviation and coefficient of Karl
Pearson’s were used. Results of case study indicates that women have
independent decisions relating to fodder management and milking activities.
While decisions relating to economic activities are taken jointly with male