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Record number 435796
Title Verlenging van de zoogperiode in de biologische varkenshouderij ten behoeve van de gezondheid en het welzijn van de biggen
Author(s) Vermeer, H.M.; Binnendijk, G.P.
Source Lelystad : Wageningen UR Livestock Research (Rapport / Wageningen UR Livestock Research 650) - 21
Department(s) LR - Animal Behaviour & Welfare
LR - Animal Nutrition
Publication type Research report
Publication year 2012
Keyword(s) varkenshouderij - biggen - dierenwelzijn - diergezondheid - biologische landbouw - zogen - groepshuisvesting - kraamhokken - zeugen - varkens - dierlijke productie - pig farming - piglets - animal welfare - animal health - organic farming - suckling - group housing - farrowing pens - sows - pigs - animal production
Categories Animal Health and Welfare / Pigs
Abstract Grouping 5 organic farrowing sows and piglets from 3 to 9 weeks after birth resulted in similar health and daily gain as in individual farrowing pens with a weaning age of 6 weeks. The treatments did not result in a systematic lactational estrus.
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