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The Effect of Land Degradation on Farm Size Dynamics and Crop-Livestock Farming System in Ethiopia: A Review
Ethiopia is among the poorest countries in which poverty, land and resource degradation appear to feed off each other. The irony is that Ethiopia is a country with high biodiversity and distinctiveExpand
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Study on major causes of chicken mortality and associated risk factors in Bahir Dar Zuria District, Ethiopia
A cross sectional study was conducted to assess major causes of chicken mortality and associated risk factors from November 2013 to May 2014 in Bahir Dar Zuria District, Ethiopia. One hundredExpand
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SERO-TYPING AND EVALUATION OF THE LEVEL OF PROTECTIVE ANTIBODY TITER IN NORTHWEST ETHIOPIAN SHEEP BEFORE AND AFTER OVINE PASTEUROLLOSIS VACCINATION
Investigation on Serotypes of Ovine Pasteurellosis and Evaluation the level of protective antibody titter before and after ovine pasteurollosis vaccination was conducted from May 2010 to April 2012Expand
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Growth performance and linear body measurements of Washera, Farta and their crossbreed sheep under farmers management system in Western Highland of Amhara Region
The study was conducted in Farta and Lay Gaint districts ofthe Amhara Region. Data collected from 2007 to 2010 was used to evaluate growthperformance and to characterize phenotypically using linearExpand
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Evaluation of reproductive performances and survival rate of Washera sheep under farm and station management systems in Amhara region, Ethiopia.
Reproductive performance and survival rate of Washera sheep was evaluated in western highlands of Amhara region. Data collected from 2007 to 2010 in Farta and Lay Gaint districts with farmersExpand
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Genetic Parameter Estimates for Growth and Reproductive Trait of Sheep for Genetic Improvement and Designing Breeding Program in Ethiopia: A Review
Small ruminants in general and sheep in particular are important investments in the highlands of Ethiopia. Genetic and environmental improvements offer an opportunity to increase production fromExpand
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Prevalence of major ovine diseases and analysis of mortality in selected model sheep villages of south Gondar administrative zone, Ethiopia
A cross sectional and retrospective study designs were carried out from May 2008 to April 2012 in model sheep breeding villages of Farta and Lay-Gaint districts with the objective of identifying andExpand
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Effect of Feeding Improved Grass Hays and Eragrostis tef Straw Silage on Milk Yield, Nitrogen Utilization, and Methane Emission of Lactating Fogera Dairy Cows in Ethiopia
Simple Summary In tropical regions, it is common practice to feed dairy cows poor-quality roughage, but this diet has been shown to decrease animal productivity and increase methane emissions. ForExpand
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Mitigating the anti-nutritional effect of polyphenols on in vitro digestibility and fermentation characteristics of browse species in north western Ethiopia
Browse species are important sources of forage for livestock in Ethiopia, especially during the dry season, when the quality and quantity of green herbage is limited. However, browse species haveExpand
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Morphological characteristics of Farta sheep in Amahara Region, Ethiopia.
A study to describe the physical body characteristics of Farta sheep was undertaken in south Gonder zone of the Amhara Regional State, Ethiopia. Three districts (Estie, Farta and Lai-Gaint) wereExpand
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