Sow Welfare and Piglet Mortality

Sow Welfare and Piglet Mortality Related

California Oak Mortality Task Force:: Task force focusing on the pathogen causing Sudden Oak Death disease through research, management, education and public policy.

Housing and Welfare:: Describes research being performed at the Scottish Agricultural College into zero grazing and welfare for dairy cows, lying areas, feed face design, cow tracks, loafing areas and stock handling and welfare.

Breeding for Health and Welfare:: Advances in genetics and breeding have resulted in a rapid increase in milk yield for dairy cows but also caused problems in fertility and longevity. This article discusses research being undertaken at the Scottish Agricultural College.

Animal Welfare Institute (AWI):: Nonprofit charitable organization dedicated to reducing cruelty towards animals.

FAWC: Report on the Welfare of Dairy Cattle:: The Farm Animal Welfare Council provides recommendations on all aspects of the care of dairy cows in the UK.

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