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Including trees in pasture-based pig systems to improve animal welfare and eco-efficiency

Jakobsen, Malene and Kongsted, A.G. (2016) Including trees in pasture-based pig systems to improve animal welfare and eco-efficiency. In: Book of Abstracts of the 67th Annual Meeting of the European Association for Animal Production (EAAP), Belfast, United Kingdom, p. 382.

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The overall idea is that trees in a pasture-based system will provide a more natural and stimuli-rich environment for the pig with possibilities to seek shadow in hot periods and shelter during Cold periods.


EPrint Type:Conference paper, poster, etc.
Type of presentation:Speech
Subjects: Animal husbandry > Health and welfare
Animal husbandry > Production systems > Pigs
Environmental aspects
Research affiliation: Denmark > Organic RDD 2 > pECOSYSTEM
Deposited By: Kirkegaard, Lene/LKI
ID Code:31413
Deposited On:21 Apr 2017 11:36
Last Modified:21 Apr 2017 11:36
Document Language:English
Status:Published
Refereed:Peer-reviewed and accepted

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