De bepaling van TAN-excretie op varkens-, pluimvee- en melkveebedrijven = Quantification of TAN excretion in pig, poultry and dairy farms

P. Bikker, A.W. Jongbloed, A.M. van Vuuren

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The ammonia emission from farm animals is largely determined by the excretion of total ammoniacal nitrogen (TAN) in the urine. In this report the on-farm collection of data required to calculate TAN excretion on pig, poultry, and dairy farms is addressed.
Original languageDutch
Place of PublicationLelystad
PublisherWageningen UR Livestock Research
Number of pages27
Publication statusPublished - 2013

Publication series

NameRapport / Wageningen UR Livestock Research
PublisherWageningen UR Livestock Research
ISSN (Print)1570-8616


  • pig farming
  • poultry farming
  • dairy farming
  • ammonia
  • nitrogen
  • excretion
  • emission

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