International Journal of Animal Science and Technology

Volume 7, Issue 4, December 2023

  • Weed Management Systems Adopted For Natural Pastureland: Implication to Improve Yield and Health of the Pastureland in Ethiopia

    Hailegabriel Ajema Desalegn

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 4, December 2023
    Pages: 48-56
    Received: Sep. 17, 2023
    Accepted: Oct. 04, 2023
    Published: Oct. 14, 2023
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    Abstract: Feed problem is the major among constraints hindering the full exploitation of Livestock sector in Ethiopia. This is due to decline of Pasture land productivity either in quantity or quality. To overcome these challenges exploring the methods of pasture management to increase production and productivity of the forages is essential. Nowadays many fa... Show More
  • Research Article

    Economic Profitability and Constraints of Commercial Beef Cattle Fattening in East Shewa Oromia Region, Ethiopia

    Genet Dadi

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 4, December 2023
    Pages: 57-65
    Received: Sep. 14, 2023
    Accepted: Oct. 05, 2023
    Published: Oct. 28, 2023
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    Abstract: This study was conducted in the Adama, Lome, and Adami-Tulu districts of the East Shoa Zone of Oromia Regional State to assess the economic profitability and constraints of commercial beef cattle fattening. A questionnaire-based formal survey was conducted using a cross-sectional survey by interviewing 45 feedlot operators purposively selected from... Show More