Evaluatie plateaustal vleesvarkens = Evaluation two-level pen for finishing pigs

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Abstract

A two-level pen is an option to create more floor area for pigs. Fattening pigs used the second level as lying room. An optimal pen design is substantially for a good use of a second level.
Original languageDutch
Place of PublicationLelystad
PublisherWageningen UR Livestock Research
Number of pages25
Publication statusPublished - 2012

Publication series

NameRapport / Wageningen UR Livestock Research
PublisherWageningen UR Livestock Research
No.555
ISSN (Print)1570-8616

Keywords

  • pig farming
  • meat production
  • pig housing
  • animal housing design
  • design
  • animal welfare

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Vermeer, H. M., Vermeij, I., Blanken, K., & Verheijen, R. (2012). Evaluatie plateaustal vleesvarkens = Evaluation two-level pen for finishing pigs. (Rapport / Wageningen UR Livestock Research; No. 555). Lelystad: Wageningen UR Livestock Research.