Projects for "Animal welfare"

Elucidation of behavioral and genetic factors of feather pecking - Details of Elucidation of behavioral and genetic factors of feather pecking

Executive Institute: Department of livestock ethology and breeding small animals (470c) Details of (470c) (Baden-Württemberg)

Parent institution: University of Hohenheim (UH) Details of UH

Contract period: 2011 - 2014

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Analysis of ß-hydroxybutyrate concentrations in milk during early lactation: Development of a strategy to improve dairy herd’s management using data-mining - Details of Analysis of ß-hydroxybutyrate concentrations in milk during early lactation: Development of a strategy to improve dairy herd’s management using data-mining

Executive Institute: Institute of Animal Science (ITW) Details of (ITW) (North Rhine-Westphalia)

Parent institution: Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms University of Bonn Details of Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms University of Bonn

Contract period: 2013 - 2015

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  • Ministry for Climate Protection, Environment, Agriculture, Conservation and Consumer Affairs of the German State of North Rhine-Westphalia (MKULNV) Details of MKULNV

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  • Ministry for Climate Protection, Environment, Agriculture, Conservation and Consumer Affairs of the German State of North Rhine-Westphalia (MKULNV) Details of (MKULNV)

Human, husbandry conditions and selection: implications for the human-animal relationship - Details of Human, husbandry conditions and selection: implications for the human-animal relationship

Executive Institute: Department of Animal Breeding Details of Department of Animal Breeding (Hesse)

Parent institution: University of Kassel Details of University of Kassel

Contract period: 2014 - 2016

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On methods and methodology of research into the welfare of livestock - Details of On methods and methodology of research into the welfare of livestock

Executive Institute: Department of Animal Husbandry and Nutztierethologie Details of Department of Animal Husbandry and Nutztierethologie (Hesse)

Parent institution: University of Kassel Details of University of Kassel

Contract period: 2014 - 2016

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Comparative review of animal welfare in slaughterhouses based on legal requirements and professional guiding parameters - Details of Comparative review of animal welfare in slaughterhouses based on legal requirements and professional guiding parameters

Executive Institute: Institute Special Unit for Animal Health and Feed (TF) Details of (TF) (Bavaria)

Parent institution: Bavarian Health and Food Safety Authority (LGL) Details of LGL

Contract period: 2013 - 2015

Measures to improve the welfare of laying hens on farms - Details of Measures to improve the welfare of laying hens on farms

Executive Institute: Faculty of Veterinary Medicine - Department of Animal Welfare, Ethology , Hygiene and Husbandry Details of Faculty of Veterinary Medicine - Department of Animal Welfare, Ethology , Hygiene and Husbandry (Bavaria)

Parent institution: Ludwig-Maximilians-University of Munich (LMU) Details of LMU

Contract period: 2011 - 2014

Tests on reduced boar taint at the offspring of breeds for female parents - Details of Tests on reduced boar taint at the offspring of breeds for female parents

Executive Institute: State Office of Rural Development, Agriculture and Land Consolidation (LELF) Details of (LELF) (Brandenburg)

Parent institution: Ministry of Infrastructure and Agriculture Brandenburg (MIL) Details of MIL

Contract period: 2013 - 2015

Studies on possibilities of low-effort maintenance of barren land regarding animal health, animal performance and operating income - Details of Studies on possibilities of low-effort maintenance of barren land regarding animal health, animal performance and operating income

Executive Institute: State Office of Rural Development, Agriculture and Land Consolidation (LELF) Details of (LELF) (Brandenburg)

Parent institution: Ministry of Infrastructure and Agriculture Brandenburg (MIL) Details of MIL

Contract period: 2013 - 2016

Studies on the occurrence of cannibalism in non-beak truncated male turkey at different livestock densities - Details of Studies on the occurrence of cannibalism in non-beak truncated male turkey at different livestock densities

Executive Institute: Institute for Animal Health, Animal Welfare and Behaviour of Farm Animals (ITTN) Details of (ITTN) (Lower Saxony)

Parent institution: University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover (TiHo) Details of TiHo

Contract period: 2013 - 2014

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  • Ministry of Food, Agriculture, and Consumer Protection, Lower Saxony (ML) Details of ML

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  • Ministry of Food, Agriculture, and Consumer Protection, Lower Saxony (ML) Details of (ML)

Transparency Initiative Poultry Industry - Details of Transparency Initiative Poultry Industry

Executive Institute: Science and Information Centre for Sustainable Poultry Production (WING) Details of (WING) (Lower Saxony)

Parent institution: University of Vechta Details of University of Vechta

Contract period: 2012 - 2015

Support of the demonstration farms in the area pilot and demonstration projects of animal welfare - Details of Support of the demonstration farms in the area pilot and demonstration projects of animal welfare

Executive Institute: Bietergemeinschaft FiBL Projekte GmbH & Landesbetrieb Landwirtschaft Hessen Details of Bietergemeinschaft FiBL Projekte GmbH & Landesbetrieb Landwirtschaft Hessen (Hesse)

Parent institution: Research Institute of Organic Agriculture Germany (FiBL) Details of FiBL

Contract period: 2014 - 2016

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Technical guideline - Requirements for suitable hunting munition - Details of Technical guideline - Requirements for suitable hunting munition

Executive Institute: Federal Office for Agriculture and Food (BLE) Details of (BLE) (North Rhine-Westphalia)

Contract period: 2014 - 2015

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Development of housing and management strategies to avoid cannibalism in piglets and fattening pigs - Details of Development of housing and management strategies to avoid cannibalism in piglets and fattening pigs

Executive Institute: Institute for Agricultural Engineering and Animal Husbandry (ILT) Details of (ILT) (Bavaria)

Parent institution: Bavarian State Research Center for Agriculture (LfL-Bayern) Details of LfL-Bayern

Contract period: 2014 - 2017

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  • Bavarian State ministry for Nutrition, Agriculture and Forestry (StMELF) Details of StMELF

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