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Table 4 Management of goat reproduction in the different study areas

From: Characterization and typology of goat production systems in Algeria based on producers survey

Variables   N %
Individuals' reasons for reform Age 40 28.37
Accident 25 17.73
Infertility 15 10.64
Pathologies 40 28.37
Economic 21 14.89
Renewal frequency All year round 60 42.55
Once a year 35 24.82
twice a year 46 32.62
Crossroads Controlled 30 21.28
Uncontrolled 111 78.72
Livestock Component same breed 31 21.99
several races 110 78.01
The breeding bucks Of the same race 90 63.83
Race is not considered 51 36.17
Renewal of breeding bucks Yes 51 36.17
No 90 63.83
The presence of bucks with the females in permanent Yes 100 70.92
No 41 29.08
Straddling Once a year 30 21.28
twice a year 21 14.89
3 times every 2 years 90 63.83
  1. N: number of answers in the questionnaire
  2. %: percentage of answers in the questionnaire
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