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Record number 391889
Title The effect of optimized lighting conditions on feather pecking and production of laying hens
Author(s) Ruis, M.A.W.; Reuvekamp, B.F.J.; Gunnink, H.; Binnendijk, G.P.
Source Lelystad : Wageningen UR Livestock Research (Report / Wageningen UR Livestock Research 335) - 25
Department(s) Wageningen Livestock Research
Publication type Research report
Publication year 2010
Keyword(s) verenpikken - dierenwelzijn - pluimveehouderij - pluimvee - licht - diergezondheid - feather pecking - animal welfare - poultry farming - poultry - light - animal health
Categories Poultry
Abstract Feather pecking is one of the major problems in commercially kept laying hens. The current research considers the relevance of colour of light in the feather pecking problem.
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