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An autonomous robot for feeding outdoor pigs

Andersen, B.H.; Kristensen, E.K.; Jensen, H.F.; Persson, A.; Jørgensen, R.N.; Sørensen, C.G.; Jensen, K. and Pedersen, J.M. (2007) An autonomous robot for feeding outdoor pigs. In: NJF Report, 3 (2), pp. 289-290.

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The objective of this is to develop a rational feeding technique for outdoor pigs and at the same time improve the outdoor system with regard to environmental impact and health. For a rational and competitive free ranch system ensuring high animal welfare and low environmental strain automation is crucial.


EPrint Type:Conference paper, poster, etc.
Type of presentation:Paper
Keywords:Robotics, automatic feeding, Animal Nursing Robotics, agriculture, traceability.
Subjects: Animal husbandry > Production systems > Pigs
Research affiliation: Denmark > DARCOF III (2005-2010) > QEMP - Integrity and quality of organic meat and egg
Deposited By: Kirkegaard, Lene/LKI
ID Code:18499
Deposited On:29 Mar 2011 11:33
Last Modified:29 Mar 2011 11:33
Document Language:English
Status:Published
Refereed:Not peer-reviewed

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