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Do piglets in organic farms need iron supplementation?

Merlot, Elodie; Armelle, PRUNIER; Maud, PAUWELS and Catherine, BELLOC (2019) Do piglets in organic farms need iron supplementation? . Online at https://projects.au.dk/coreorganiccofund/news-and-events/show/artikel/do-piglets-in-organic-farms-need-iron-supplementation/, accessed on: 6 December 2019.

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Document available online at: https://projects.au.dk/coreorganiccofund/news-and-events/show/artikel/do-piglets-in-organic-farms-need-iron-supplementation/


Summary

This study within the CORE Organic Cofund project POWER, aimed at describing the practices in French organic pig farms regarding iron supplementation of piglets at birth and determine the iron status of the piglets at weaning. It shows that iron supplementation is necessary indoors but not outdoors.


EPrint Type:Web product
Keywords:pigs, organic, animal welfare, animal behavior, environment, climate
Subjects: Environmental aspects > Air and water emissions
Animal husbandry > Health and welfare
Research affiliation: European Union > CORE Organic Cofund > POWER
Horizon Europe or H2020 Grant Agreement Number:727495
Deposited By: Fisker, Dpt. Secr. Birgit Aagaard
ID Code:36884
Deposited On:06 Dec 2019 10:18
Last Modified:20 Dec 2019 12:16
Document Language:English
Status:Published

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