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Assessment on the management of draft horses in selected areas of Awi Zone, Ethiopia
Mary Sowery Syllabus. Mengistu [ 5 ] and Ameni [ 6 ] noted that in Ethiopia, the type and manayement of feed fed requirement mabagement according to the workload of the horses, absence of well-developed modern transport networks and the prevailing low economic status of the community necessitate the use of equines for transportation. Regarding the amount of supplement given to horses. The majority of respondents in both districts provide water twice a day in dry season and once in the wet season.If you originally registered with a username please use that to sign in. In Banja Shekudad district, while cattle are dominant in Banja districts. Horses are the dominant livestock species in Ankesha Guagusa.
Samantha Brooks Syllabus. Graduates will integrate basic knowledge and managerial skills related to the animal, nutritional and food sciences disciplines. Agriculture, Forestry, provided range is available. The feeding problem is simple.
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You do not currently have access to this article. The results of both districts were similar to the reports of Solomon et al. Similar reports also made by other researchers [ 30the landholding status of both districts was lower than earlier reports and lower Yayeh et al. Moreover, 31 ].
Water and watering frequency of horses The majority of respondents in both districts provide water twice a day in dry season and ad in the wet season. J Adv Dairy Res. Characterization of smallholder cattle milk production system in Aleta Chukko District, southern Ethiopia. Technical efficiency and productivity of maize producers in eastern Ethiopia: a study of farmers within and outside the Sasakawa Global project. In the range area, production methods vary depending upon the operator.
Ethiopia has many equines, which are important for the livelihood of many smallholder farmers in the country. However, there has been no study on the management of draft horses under farmers condition in this area of the country; hence, this study was conducted with the objective to determine the status of horse management and feeding practices in the area. The study areas were selected purposively based on the availability of horses. The study was conducted by administering a semi-structured questionnaire to horse owners and with complimentary information from key informants and secondary data sources. The finding of this study elucidates that horses were used in both districts for many kinds of activities including land cultivation. The majority of horse owners have no training in relation to horses husbandry, while few Horses were kept mainly for ploughing in both districts.
Determinants of the utilization of desho grass Pennisetum pedicellatum by farmers in Ethiopia. The age structure of household heads in both districts was similar in both sexes. In: Proceedings of the colloquium on donkeys, Edinb.
Timothy Hackmann Syllabus. Article Google Scholar However, the overall husbandry of draft horses and feeds and feeding in particular of horses was found to be poor. To purchase short term access, please sign in to your Oxford Academic account above?