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Corrigendum to “A new approach for improving emission factors for enteric methane emissions of cattle in smallholder systems of East Africa – Results for Nyando, Western Kenya” [Agricultural systems volume (161) pp72–80]

Goopy, J.P.; Onyango, A.A.; Dickhoefer, U.; Butterbach-Bahl, K.

The authors regret that a recent examination of our data for other purposes has led to the discovery of an error in the calculation of the Metabolic Energy Requirement for maintenance (MERm) in the original calculations of this article. This was occasioned by the application of an incorrect constant to the calculation of MERm to male animals >2 yrs., male animals 1-2 yrs. and calves and had the effect of increasing the Emission Factors (EF) for these classes of animals by 3–29%. The corrected table of EFs for all classes of animal is reproduced directly below.

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DOI: 10.5445/IR/1000130082
Veröffentlicht am 26.02.2021
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Zugehörige Institution(en) am KIT Institut für Meteorologie und Klimaforschung - Forschungsbereich Troposphäre (IMK-TRO)
KIT-Zentrum Klima und Umwelt (ZKU)
Publikationstyp Zeitschriftenaufsatz
Publikationsmonat/-jahr 09.2020
Sprache Englisch
Identifikator ISSN: 0308-521X
KITopen-ID: 1000130082
Erschienen in Agricultural systems
Verlag Elsevier
Band 184
Seiten Art.-Nr.: 102898
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