Cattle Breeds, Milk Production, and Transhumance in Dogu’a Tembien

  title={Cattle Breeds, Milk Production, and Transhumance in Dogu’a Tembien},
  author={Jan Nyssen and M. Zerabruk and Jozef Naudts and Alemayehu Tadesse and Romha Assefa and Seifu Gebreslassie and Veerle Fievez and Mitiku Haile},
  journal={Geo-trekking in Ethiopia’s Tropical Mountains},
With the existence of clearly demarcated fields that are cropped every year, the agricultural system of the Tembien highlands can be characterised as a permanent upland farming system, practised by a sedentary population. Livestock are predominantly cattle (especially oxen) and sheep, goats, donkeys and mules. 


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