Veal calves need more solid feed

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Veal calves are fattened on a diet comprising of a lot of milk replacer and limited amounts of fibrous feeds. They should get more solid feed to improve animal welfare, state Wageningen researchers.

Period15 Feb 2012

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  • TitleVeal calves need more solid feed
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletResource website
    Media typeWeb
    CountryNetherlands
    Date15/02/12
    DescriptionVeal calves are fattened on a diet comprising of a lot of milk replacer and limited amounts of fibrous feeds. They should get more solid feed to improve animal welfare, state Wageningen researchers.
    URLhttps://resource.wur.nl/en/show/Veal-calves-need-more-solid-feed.htm
    PersonsLaura Webb