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Table 8 Mean (±SE) of monthly feed expenses of 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

Farm type Feed cost per month per farm
Mean ± SE Minimum Maximum P value
Small 984.44 ± 171.40a 120 2500 0.000
Medium 1473.89 ± 264.24a 50 3500  
Large 3284.44 ± 369.89b 320 7000  
Overall 1914.26 ± 209.04 50 7000  
  1. Means within a column with different superscript letters are significantly different (P < 0.05)