Houden van biologische beren

H.M. Vermeer, H.W.J. Houwers, J. Leeijen

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Abstract

Finishing entire male organic pigs on 4 farms showed that mounting and aggression were not more frequent than on conventional pig farms, but the proportion of pigs with boar taint was higher.
Original languageDutch
Place of PublicationWageningen
PublisherWageningen UR Livestock Research
Number of pages29
Publication statusPublished - 2013

Publication series

NameRapport / Wageningen UR Livestock Research
PublisherWageningen UR Livestock Research
No.734
ISSN (Print)1570-8616

Keywords

  • pig farming
  • boars
  • organic farming
  • castration
  • boar taint
  • animal welfare
  • animal behaviour
  • pigs
  • animal production

Cite this

Vermeer, H. M., Houwers, H. W. J., & Leeijen, J. (2013). Houden van biologische beren. (Rapport / Wageningen UR Livestock Research; No. 734). Wageningen: Wageningen UR Livestock Research.