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What makes outdoor runs clean and attractive for pigs?

Wimmler, Cäcillia; Leeb, Christine; Andersen, Heidi Mai-Lis; Holinger, Mirjam and Thomsen, Rikke (2021) What makes outdoor runs clean and attractive for pigs? Core Organic Cofound Newsletter, 24 June 2021, p. 1.

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Summary

Outdoor access for organic pigs shall be enriching for animals and harmless to the environment. But how to design concrete outdoor runs that ensure natural behaviour, animal health and reduce pen soiling leading to ammonia emissions?


EPrint Type:Newspaper or magazine article
Keywords:pigs, swine, animal housing, animal welfar, Abacus, FiBL55314
Agrovoc keywords:
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Value
URI
English
pigs -> swine
http://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_7555
English
housing of animals -> animal housing
http://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_432
Subjects: Animal husbandry > Production systems > Pigs
Research affiliation: European Union > CORE Organic Cofund > POWER
Switzerland > FiBL - Research Institute of Organic Agriculture Switzerland > Animal > Animal welfare & housing
Switzerland > FiBL - Research Institute of Organic Agriculture Switzerland > Animal > Pigs
Deposited By: Nielsen, Department Anne Sofie
ID Code:41892
Deposited On:13 Oct 2021 10:07
Last Modified:19 Jan 2022 13:21
Document Language:English
Status:Published
Refereed:Not peer-reviewed

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