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Table 10 Water sources and watering for small ruminant fattening in the region

From: Small ruminant fattening practices in Amhara region, Ethiopia

Water sources Frequency %
River 53 26.5
Pond 11 5.5
Spring water 11 5.5
Pipe water 125 62.5
Average distance of water from home to water sources during dry season
 Water at home 46 23
 < 1 km 90 45
 1–5 km 64 32
Watering frequency
 Add libitum 25 12.5
 Once in a day 34 17
 Twice a day 136 68
 Sometimes 5 2.5
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