Overzomerende ganzen op melkveebedrijven: bedrijfsschade, diergezondheidsrisico's en oplossingsrichtingen = Summer grazing by wild geese on dairy farms: damage costs, risks for animal health and possible solutions

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Abstract

Wild geese grazing on dairy farms during the summer cause economic damage to these farms by eating and polluting grass that is meant for cattle. In this research we investigated the damage costs, risks for animal health and possible solutions for the problems caused by the increase of summer geese in grassland areas
Original languageDutch
Place of PublicationLelystad
PublisherWageningen UR, Livestock Research
Number of pages40
Publication statusPublished - 2009

Publication series

NameRapport / Wageningen UR Livestock Research
PublisherWageningen UR, Livestock Research
No.267
ISSN (Print)1570-8616

Keywords

  • dairy farming
  • grasslands
  • geese
  • population dynamics
  • damage
  • grazing
  • adverse effects

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