Vainio, Annukka and Kauppinen, Tiina (2006) Utilitarian and moralistic farmers take equally good care of animal welfare in Finland. Forskningsnytt om økologisk landbruk i Norden (1), pp. 18-19.
A study of Finnish farmers' attitudes towards production animal welfare revealed that a variety of attitudes and management practices can lead to equally good result regarding animal health, productivity and welfare. Organic farmers differed from conventional farmers in providing animals better chances for a pleasant life. The also perceived they could improve animal welfare more than other farmers.
|EPrint Type:||Journal paper|
|Keywords:||farmers, attitudes, animal welfare|
|Subjects:||Animal husbandry > Health and welfare|
|Research affiliation:||Finland > Univ. Helsinki|
|Deposited By:||Koistinen, Riitta|
|Deposited On:||07 Sep 2006|
|Last Modified:||12 Apr 2010 07:34|
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