Carabao Situation Report, January - March 2020

January 2020 to March 2020


As of 01 January 2020, the total carabao inventory in the country was estimated at 2,865.72 thousand heads or 0.3 percent lower than the 2019 same period count of 2,873.56 thousand heads. Of the total carabao inventory, 99.6 percent were raised in backyard farms while the remaining 0.4 percent were from commercial farms.

Among all ages, caracow constituted 40.5 percent of the total carabao population, carabull shared 27.2 percent while the remaining 32.2 percent were combined share of yearling, caraheifer, and carabaos of other ages. (Figure 2 and Table 2)

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