+ Site Statistics
+ Search Articles
+ PDF Full Text Service
How our service works
Request PDF Full Text
+ Follow Us
Follow on Facebook
Follow on Twitter
Follow on LinkedIn
+ Subscribe to Site Feeds
Most Shared
PDF Full Text
+ Translate
+ Recently Requested

Management of Kuwait's rangelands for sheep production

Management of Kuwait's rangelands for sheep production

Society for Range Management, 33rd Annual Meeting, San Diego, California, February 11-14, 1980, Abstracts and Position Statements: p. 44

Kuwait's expanding population and heavy reliance on imported meat necessitate the further development of sheep production. Nomadic sheep pastoralism already exists. With over 90% of the landbase in Kuwait in rangelands, wise planning and management of these resources are necessary to meet these needs. The rangelands are composed of five major grazing regions, two of which are particularly suitable for sheep production: the Rhanterium and Cyperus Steppes.

Accession: 000694514

Download citation: RISBibTeXText

Related references

Cattle grazing with sheep. A plus for rangelands and production. Utah Science 44(2): 38-43, 1983

Kangaroos: their ecology and management in the sheep rangelands of Australia. Kangaroos: their ecology and management in the sheep rangelands of Australia: 252, 1987

Meat production from rangelands in the future will look to the sheep industry. Special report: (539) 6-12, 1979

Impact of war on the rangelands of Kuwait. People and rangelands: building the future Proceedings of the VI International Rangeland Congress, Townsville, Queensland, Australia, 19-23 July, 1999 Volumes 1 and 2: 172-173, 1999

Sheep production on high desert rangelands and irrigated pasture. Multifunctional Grasslands In A Changing World, Volume Ii: Xxi International Grassland Congress And Viii International Rangeland Congress, Hohhot, China, 29 E 5 Y:, 2008

Cambridge studies in applied ecology and resource management kangaroos their ecology and management in the sheep rangelands of australia. Caughley, G , N Shepherd And J Short (Ed ) Cambridge Studies in Applied Ecology And Resource Management: Kangaroos: Their Ecology And Management in The Sheep Rangelands Of Australia Xiv+253p Cambridge University Press: New Rochelle, New York, Usa; Cambridge, England, Uk Illus Xiv+253p, 1987

Ecological monitoring of vegetation in Kuwait's rangelands. Advances in range management in arid lands Proceedings of the 1st International conference on range management in the Arabian Gulf: 57-71, 1990

Sheep farms in the Spanish rangelands (dehesas): Typologies according to livestock management and economic indicators. Small Ruminant Research 74(1-3): 52-63, 2008

Barbary sheep: a new competitior on American rangelands Wildlife, land management, Texas, New Mexico. Proceedings of the Wildlife Livestock Relationships Symposium: held at Coeur d'Alene Idaho April 20-22-1981 sponsored by Department of Wildlife Resources University of Idaho James M Peek PD Dalke editors: 448, 1982

Improving degraded rangelands for sheep rearing Fertilizer application, pasture management, India. Indian farming 32(4): 22-23, 1982

Management for production and conservation goals in rangelands. Pages 93-106 1997, 1997

Dynamics of range plants following 10 years of protection in arid rangelands of kuwait. Journal of Arid Environments 21(1): 99-112, 1991

Determination of unit animal daily forage requirement for sheep (Zel race) grazing in Mazandaran rangelands (case study: West Mazandaran rangelands). Iranian Journal of Natural Resources 58(2): 447-458, 2005

Lamb production under different systems of management on rangelands of Balochistan. Pakistan Veterinary Journal: 2, 68-70, 2008

Effects of rainfall and grazing on vegetation yield and cover of two arid rangelands in Kuwait. Environmental Conservation 24(4): 344-350, 1997