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The role of herd size and housing systems in profitable dairy farming

The role of herd size and housing systems in profitable dairy farming

Agrarwirtschaft, Hannover, 14: 3, 165-76

The relations among housing systems and their technical installations, changes of costs and labour input according to size of herds, and the dependence of dairy farming on the available area are investigated and a quantitative evaluation given of these factors based on gross income (excluding special costs and the costs of home-grown fodder) from milk production.

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