Effects of cattle and manure management on the nutrient economy of mixed farms in East Africa: A scenario study

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Snijders, P.J.M.; Meer, van der, H.G.; Onduru, D.D.; Ebanyat, P.; Ergano, K.; Zake, J.Y.K.; Wouters, A.P.; Gachimbi, L.N.; Keulen, van, H.;
  • Subject: Leerstoelgroep Plantaardige productiesystemen | Agrosystems | Animal Production Systems | Livestock Research | LR - Innovation Processes | Plant Production Systems | LR - Veehouderijsystemen | PPO/PRI AGRO Duurzame Bedrijfssystemen | Leerstoelgroep Dierlijke productiesystemen | WIAS | Dierlijke Productiesystemen | PRI Agrosysteemkunde | PE&RC | Wageningen Livestock Research | Plantaardige Productiesystemen

This paper explores effects of animal and manure management in a dairy unit on the nutrient economy of crop-livestock farms in East Africa. For this purpose, 8 cattle management scenarios have been developed based on farming systems in Mbeere, Kenya (extensive), Wakiso,... View more
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