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Leverbot in kaart gebracht

Verkaik, Jan and Verwer, Cynthia (2015) Leverbot in kaart gebracht. V-focus, June 2015, pp. 27-28.

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Dairy cows grazing outside, or fed indoors with fresh grass, are increasingly infected by liver fluke, a parasitic flatworm. Losses resulting from liver fluke disease are generally underestimated, but include growth retardation, reduced resistance, lower milk production, and rejection of infected livers at the slaughterhouse.


EPrint Type:Newspaper or magazine article
Keywords:liver fluke, animal welfare, dairy cows
Subjects: Animal husbandry > Health and welfare
Research affiliation: Netherlands > Louis Bolk Institute
European Union > CORE Organic Plus > PrOPara
Related Links:http://www.louisbolk.org/nl/publicaties/publicatie/?pubID=3047
Deposited By: Verwer, Dr. C.M.
ID Code:33951
Deposited On:18 Oct 2018 09:08
Last Modified:18 Oct 2018 09:08
Document Language:Dutch/Nederlands
Status:Published
Refereed:Not peer-reviewed

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