Hovi, Malla (2000) Animal Health Plans for Organic Livestock Farms. Elm Farm Research Centre Bulletin (51), pp. 10-11.
The new UKROFS Standards require organic farmers to prepare an animal or livestock health plan. This should aim to be prevent disease by means of suitable breeds, good husbandry, quality feed, regular exercise and access to pasture and appropriate stocking densities. This article gives an introduction to the process and explains the help that is available.
|EPrint Type:||Journal paper|
|Keywords:||animal health plan, livestock health plan|
|Subjects:|| Knowledge management > Education, extension and communication|
Animal husbandry > Health and welfare
|Research affiliation:|| UK > Organic Research Centre (ORC) - Elm Farm|
UK > Univ. Aberystwyth > Organic Centre Wales (OCW)
|Deposited By:||Powell, Ms Jane|
|Deposited On:||19 Jun 2007|
|Last Modified:||12 Apr 2010 07:35|
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