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Table 5 Comparison of relative profitability of transhumant compared to semi-extensive operations based on “Most likely” parameter estimates

From: An economic analysis of transhumance in the Central Spanish Pyrenees

  500 ewes by foot 500 ewes by truck 1000 ewes by foot 1000 ewes by truck 2000 ewes by foot 2000 ewes by truck
Total €591.25 − €208.75 €7146.25 €5546.25 €20,256.25 €17,056.25
Per ewe €1.18 − €0.42 €7.15 €5.55 €10.13 €8.53