International Journal of
Livestock Production

  • Abbreviation: Int. J. Livest. Prod.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2448
  • DOI: 10.5897/IJLP
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 238

Full Length Research Paper

Comparative test of the two final commercial dual-purpose breeds during early growth performance under on-farm management conditions in two districts of Jimma Zone, Ethiopia

Belete Jorga
  • Belete Jorga
  • Department of Animal Science, College of Agriculture and Natural Resource, Jinka University, Ethiopia.
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Tekle Olbamo
  • Tekle Olbamo
  • Department of Animal Science, College of Agriculture and Natural Resource, Jinka University, Ethiopia.
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Wondmeneh Esatu
  • Wondmeneh Esatu
  • Department of Animal Science, College of Agriculture and Natural Resource, Jinka University, Ethiopia.
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Mohammed Ali
  • Mohammed Ali
  • National Agricultural Institute, Ethiopia.
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  •  Received: 06 November 2019
  •  Accepted: 17 January 2020
  •  Published: 31 May 2020

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