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Table 6 Estimated local market prices of various items in 2011/12 year (in USD)

From: Epidemiology and financial loss estimation of blackleg on smallholder cattle herders in Kembata Tambaro zone, Southern Ethiopia

Parameters estimated (USD) Local zebu cattle Crossbred cattle
1. Average weighted cattle value 227 312
2. Traction value of an ox per day 3.97 3.97
3. Draft power value/ox/year 238 238
4. Treatment cost/unit 1.7 1.9
5. Vaccination cost/unit 0.04 0.07
6. Milk price/L 0.68 0.68