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Cover for Estimating diet selection of goats and sheep grazing on gorse-heathland vegetation with areas of improved pasture.

An experiment was carried out to study the grazing behaviour of goats and sheep managed in mixed grazing on gorse-heathland communities including areas of improved pasture. Equal numbers (42) of ewes and goats were managed in a plot (22 ha) established on natural shrubland dominated by heather and...

Author(s)
Ferreira, L. M. M.; Oliván, M.; Rodrigues, M. A. M.; García, U.; Osoro, K.
ISBN
2005 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9781845930011)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
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Cover for Validation of the alkane technique to estimate complex diets in sheep and goats fed on heathland vegetation.

An experiment was carried out to validate the alkane technique for estimation of diets offered to sheep and goats of different combinations of herbaceous (Lolium perenne and Trifolium repens) and woody species (Erica sp. and Ulex gallii). Two groups of four cross-breed goats (G1 and G2) and four...

Author(s)
Ferreira, L. M. M.; Oliván, M.; Rodrigues, M. A. M.; García, U.; Osoro, K.
ISBN
2005 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9781845930011)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper