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Table 6 Numbers and proportions of farmers with positive livestock feed balance in the mixed crop–livestock system, central highlands of Ethiopia

From: Evaluation of livestock feed balance under mixed crop–livestock production system in the central highlands of Ethiopia

Feed nutrients Feed sourced from Wealth groups Total (n = 159)
Poor (n = 50) Medium (n = 58) Better-off (n = 51)
DM On-farm 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0)
On-farm and purchased 2 (4.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 2 (1.3)
ME On-farm 15 (30.0) 3 (5.2) 0 (0.0) 18 (11.3)
On-farm and purchased 23 (46.0) 17 (29.3) 7 (13.7) 47 (29.6)
DCP On-farm 2 (4.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 2 (1.3)
On-farm and purchased 7 (14.0) 7 (12.1) 0 (0.0) 14 (8.8)
  1. Values outside and inside parentheses indicate frequencies (n) and percentages (%), respectively
  2. n number of respondents