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Title: Cattle Management Systems in Humid Subtropical Areas of Western Bhutan
Language of title: English
Author/Creator: N. B. Tamang
J. M. Perkins
One Sentence Summary: In this study, the authors investigated cattle management practices among three villages in Chukha district of western Bhutan.

Description: In this study, the authors investigated cattle (Mithun and Siri cross bred and Siri) management practices among three villages in Chukha district of western Bhutan. The study identifies several constraints to improved cattle management and cites reasons for the continuation of current "low input-low output" practices by farmer-herders.

Publisher: The Centre for Bhutan Studies
Normalized publisher place: Thimphu, Bhutan
Publisher country: Bhutan
Publisher URL: www.bhutanstudies.org.bt
Published Date: 2005
URL: http://www.thlib.org/static/reprints/jbs/JBS_13_05.pdf
Subject: Cattle management
Classification: Tibetan and Himalayan -- Agriculture -- Pastoralism
Tibetan and Himalayan -- Journals -- Journals Focused on Regions -- Bhutan -- Journal of Bhutan Studies -- (2005) Vol. 13
Cultural Coverage: Bhutan
Temporal coverage: 20th century
21st century
Language: English
Source URL: http://www.bhutanstudies.org.bt/journal/journal.htm
Source: Journal of Bhutan Studies
Source Editor: Karma Ura
Source Type: Journal
Source Volume: 13
Source Page Numbers: 105-118
Frequency of publication: Semi-annually
ISBN/ISSN: 16084128

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Date Of Record Creation: 2005-12-19 16:24:56
Date Record Checked: 2006-02-06
Date Last Modified: 2006-02-06 13:35:03
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