OBSERVATION ON PRODUCTIVE AND NON PRODUCTIVE DAIRY CATTLES ON DAIRY CATTLES FARM IN SUKABUMI AND LEMBANG
Every year a number of productive and non productive dairy cattle were culled and died for some reasons. Based on the reasons the farmers decided how many productive and non productive dairy cattle which would be managed each year. Dairy cattle farms are using the foreign literature. The research used the case study method observing dairy cattle on dairy cattle farms in Sukabumi and Lembang. A list of question was carried out to observe the productive and non productive dairy cattle managed in and culled from the dairy farm. The data were analyzed using bivariate method.
The research showed that the number of productive and non productive dairy cattle kept in the dairy farm was relatively equal which it was respectively 31.78 and 68.22%. There was a significant difference on total the productive and non productive dairy cattle which was brought out the farms and it was 6.83 and 8.65% respectively.
Key words: dairy cattle, non productive, productive, dairy farm