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Table 2 Smith's salience indexes (Smith's S) for seven most salient fed small ruminant feeds for farmer categories

From: Small ruminant feed systems: perceptions and practices in the transitional zone of Ghana

Feed item   Smith's salience (S)
  All farmers Village Sex Lineage Status
   Kasei Kobriti Male Female Patri Matri Higher Lower
Maize grain 0.678* 0.796* 0.441* 0.729* 0.586* 0.607* 0.766* 0.660* 0.695*
Cassava peels 0.468* 0.444* 0.514* 0.414* 0.562* 0.427* 0.518* 0.454* 0.481*
Margaritaria discoidea 0.422* 0.381* 0.503* 0.466* 0.342 0.426* 0.416* 0.479* 0.364*
Ficus umbellata 0.261 0.312* 0.159 0.252* 0.276 0.261 0.261 0.340* 0.182
Banana leaves 0.207 0.28 - 0.245 0.139 0.123 0.312 0.328* 0.086
Cassava leaves 0.152 0.104 0.25 0.154 0.15 0.133 0.177 0.113 0.191
Yam peels 0.145 0.181* 0.072 0.108 0.209* 0.107 0.192* 0.167 0.115
  1. * Items with an asterisk belong to the consensus model of feeds fed within the group represented by the column
  2. - The feed item in the row was not mentioned by the farmer category represented in the column