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Table 1 General management characteristics of Norwegian dairy and beef cattle herds in present survey

From: Gastrointestinal nematodes and Fasciola hepatica in Norwegian cattle herds: a questionnaire to investigate farmers’ perceptions and control strategies

  Dairy cattle Beef cattle
Number of herds 1356 745
Median herd size in cow years (range) 23 (5–122) 17 (1–163)
Number of farms with organic farming (%) 8 (0.6) 49 (7)
Number of farms with sheep in the farm unit (%) 258 (19) 215 (29)
  1. Range or percentage of respondents are given in brackets