Verbeteren eetkwaliteit van stierenvlees

M. van Os, J.J. Heeres-van der Tol, R.W. Kranen, G. Eikelenboom

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    Butchers and retailers in the Netherlands have been very critical of the uniformity and eating quality of Dutch beef. In response, various production chain projects have been set up in which stipulations have been made about beef breed, feeding strategy and age at slaughter. These stipulations will improve the uniformity, but the effect these factors will have on eating quality is less certain. To clarify this, the Research Institute for Animal Husbandry (PV) conducted a study jointly with the Institute for Animal Science and Health (IDLelystad). It entailed fattening 48 Charolais and 48 Piedmont cross beef bulls on the beef enterprise on Waiboerhoeve according to different finishing strategies
    Original languageDutch
    Place of PublicationLelystad
    PublisherPraktijkonderzoek Veehouderij
    Number of pages27
    Publication statusPublished - 2001

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    NameRapport / Praktijkonderzoek Veehouderij


    • cattle husbandry
    • beef cattle
    • beef bulls
    • bulls
    • charolais
    • piedmont
    • beef
    • meat quality

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