Table 9. Linear regression results for stock-breeding intensification and flock size as explanatory variables for change in livestock profit (n = 30).

Variable type Variable Details Coefficient Adjusted R2 p-value
Dependent variable Holding total livestock profit (€) Two holdings excluded as they did not produce milk; one household excluded because profit could not be computed
Independent variables Total small stock flock size in 2005 (heads) -64.8 0.78 <0.001
Fodder variable costs per head of livestock (€/head) -249