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Table 3 Feeding practices and acquisition of concentrate feeds by dairy farmers in Jimma town

From: Assessment of feed resources, feeding practices and coping strategies to feed scarcity by smallholder urban dairy producers in Jimma town, Ethiopia

Variable Type of farm
Small Medium Large Total P value
Grazing system      0.253
 Zero-grazing 20.4 27.8 31.5 79.6  
 Semi-grazing 3.7 1.9 1.9 7.4  
 Zero- and full grazing 1.9 0 0 1.9  
 Free grazing 7.4 3.4 0 11.1  
Sources of feed acquisition      
 Purchased 24.1 27.8 29.6 81.5  
 On farm and purchased 0 1.9 3.7 5.6  
 Communal pasture grazing 1.9 1.9 0 3.7  
 Purchased and grazing 7.4 1.9 0 9.3