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Table 5 Feed resources of horses (% of respondents) in the study districts by season (N = 198).

From: Assessment on the management of draft horses in selected areas of Awi Zone, Ethiopia

Dry season Wet season
Type of feed Districts Type of feed Districts
Banja Shekudad (N = 99) (%) Ankesha Guagusa (N = 99) (%) Banja Shekudad (N = 99) (%) Ankesha Guagusa (N = 99) (%)
TS, WB and NSC 48.31 55.11 Cut forage only 19.9 39.23
TS, WB and BH 22.79 24.9 Grazing only 37.5 27.27
BS and BH 28.9 20 Grazing and cut forage 42.6 33.5
Total 100 100 Total 100 100
  1. TS teff straw, WB wheat bran, NSC noug seed cake, BS barley straw, BH bean halum