Typology of camel farming system in Saudi Arabia

  title={Typology of camel farming system in Saudi Arabia},
  author={Ha{\"i}scam Abdallah and Bernard Faye},
A field survey involving 218 camel farmers from the northern, eastern and central part of Kingdom of Saudi Arabia was implemented in order to collect data on the status of the owner, herd composition and characteristics, feeding practices, moving strategies and disease prevention practices. The method used was Ascending Hierarchical Clustering, a well-adapted technique in case of exploratory approach. After automatic classification analysis of four groups of variables describing the farmer, its… CONTINUE READING


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