Effect strooiselmateriaal, strooiselhoeveelheid, opvangschoteltjes en waterdruk op resultaten vleeskuikens = Influence of bedding material, bedding amount, drip cup and reduced water pressure on broiler performance

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Four different bedding materials for broiler houses were compared: white wood shavings, chopped wheat straw, ground rapeseed straw and silage maize. Performance results, carcass yields, litter quality, broiler quality and gait score were measured.
Original languageDutch
Place of PublicationLelystad
PublisherAnimal Sciences Group
Number of pages57
Publication statusPublished - 2009

Publication series

NameRapport / Wageningen UR Livestock Research
PublisherAnimal Sciences Group
ISSN (Print)1570-8616


  • litter (plant)
  • deep litter housing
  • chick production
  • chicks
  • broilers
  • returns
  • slaughter
  • poultry farming
  • animal health

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