American Journal of Applied Scientific Research

Volume 7, Issue 2, June 2021

  • Assessment of Farmer’s Perception and Adoption of Agroforestry Practices: The Case of Assosa District, Western Ethiopia

    Abdu Arage

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 2, June 2021
    Pages: 15-21
    Received: Mar. 09, 2021
    Accepted: May 21, 2021
    Published: May 31, 2021
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    Abstract: Agroforestry is a sustainable land management system which integrate production of crops, forest trees and animals at the same time on the same unit of land and put on management practices that are friendly with local population. Population growth and continuous use of agricultural land are the major causes of soil fertility reduction in rural Ethi... Show More
  • Evaluation of Formulated Concentrate Feeds on Feed Intake and Milk Yield of Lactating Upgraded Dairy Cows at Nekemte and Ijaji Towns

    Tesfaye Mediksa, Dereje Bekele, Tesfaye Marsha, Habtamu Abera

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 2, June 2021
    Pages: 22-28
    Received: Jan. 13, 2021
    Accepted: Apr. 16, 2021
    Published: Jun. 22, 2021
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    Abstract: A study was carried out at urban and peri-urban areas of Nekemte and Ijaji towns to evaluate the effects of formulated concentrate feeds on feed intake and milk yield of upgraded dairy cows kept by smallholder dairy keepers. Twenty four lactating dairy cows within their 2nd months after calving and with similar status were selected from smallholder... Show More