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- Nalubwama, S.; Kabi, F.; Vaarst, M.; Smolders, G.; Kiggundu, M.
- Tropical animal health and production 2016 v.48 no.8 pp. 1525-1532
- animal housing, etc ; Cenchrus purpureus; Holstein; biopesticides; breeding; bulls; calves; control methods; cows; crop production; dairy cattle; deworming; diet; farm size; farmers; floors; grasses; helminths; herds; hygiene; longitudinal studies; milk; milk production; organic foods; pineapples; questionnaires; small farms; spraying; suckling; theileriosis; ticks; Uganda; Show all 32 Subjects
- ... A longitudinal study to assess animal management practices and milk production was conducted for a period of 12 months on 30 smallholder farms keeping dairy cattle and certified organic pineapple production in Luwero and Kayunga districts, based on questionnaire and on-farm collected data. Farm sizes were 9.3 ± 6.7 acres in tethering system and 4.3 ± 2.6 acres in zero-grazing. Fifty-four percent o ...