Vereenvoudiging Welfare Quality® protocol voor varkens

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The WQ animal based welfare measuring protocol for pigs is time consuming. This report shows that simplification for sows is hardly possible and for growing finishing pigs it can be simplified by reducing the sample size and potentially by using specific measures at the slaughter line instead of on farm measures.
Original languageDutch
Place of PublicationLelystad
PublisherWageningen UR Livestock Research
Number of pages68
Publication statusPublished - 2012

Publication series

NameRapport / Wageningen UR Livestock Research
PublisherWageningen UR Livestock Research
ISSN (Print)1570-8616


  • animal welfare
  • pigs
  • pig farming
  • protocols
  • indicating instruments
  • animal production

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