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Steenfeldt, Sanna (2014) Chickens foraging in the woods. DCA's monthly external newsletter, June 2014.

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Online at: http://anis.au.dk/en/current-news/news/show/artikel/loerdagskyllingen-skal-paa-skovtur/


Organic chickens should forage in the woods, should increase their intake of plants and insects from attractive outdoor areas and should be revitalised with new breeds that exhibit a more natural foraging behaviour. These are some of the initiatives that will contribute to a more diverse, reliable and robust organic broiler production and which will be investigated in a new project in order to increase market share of the organic production.

EPrint Type:Newspaper or magazine article
Subjects: Animal husbandry > Feeding and growth
Animal husbandry > Health and welfare
Research affiliation: Denmark > Organic RDD 2 > MultiChick
Deposited By: Hansen, Grethe
ID Code:28724
Deposited On:28 Apr 2015 10:37
Last Modified:28 Apr 2015 10:37
Document Language:English
Refereed:Not peer-reviewed

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