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Table 3 Ethiopian traditional agro-ecological zones and their physical characteristics

From: Prevalence and associated factors of gastrointestinal helminthiasis of lactating cow and effect of strategic deworming on milk quantity, fat, and protein in Kucha, Ethiopia

Traditional name Agro-ecology Altitude (m) Average annual temperature (°C) Average annual rainfall (mm)
Kola Lowland 500–1500/1800 20–27.5 200–800
Woinadega Midland 1500/1800–2300/2400 17.5/16–20 800–1200
Dega Highland 2300/2400–3200 11.5–17.5/16 1200–2200
Dega Highland 2300/2400–3200 11.5–17.5/16 1200–2200
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