Eindrapportage implementatie welzijnsmonitor vleeskuikens : rapportage voor deelnemende vleeskuikenhouders, slachterijen en dierenartspraktijken/

I.C. de Jong, H. Gunnink, V.A. Hindle

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Abstract

In this report the results of the project ‘Implementation of the broiler welfare assessment protocol’ are summarised and presented for the participating broiler farmers, slaughter plants and veterinarians. The following topics are discussed: validity and feasibility of measures, which measures need to be improved; possibility for simplification of the assessment protocol (reduction of assessment time); management changes and the effects: is the assessment protocol suitable to support farmers’ management?; feedback from the participants.
Original languageDutch
Place of PublicationWageningen
PublisherWageningen UR Livestock Research
Number of pages33
Publication statusPublished - 2015

Publication series

NameLivestock Research rapport
PublisherWageningen UR Livestock Research
No.840

Keywords

  • animal welfare
  • broilers
  • poultry farming
  • monitoring
  • animal health
  • measurement
  • protocols
  • footpads
  • lesions
  • chicken housing

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