Evaluation of different keeping systems for laying hens from the view of protection of work and the environment. Load by airborne dust and microorganisms


Dust and microorganisms in and from animal husbandry are connected with various effects on health and welfare of men and animal. Furthermore emissions of airborne contaminants play an important role for the authorization of stable with respect to environmental hygiene.

Executive Institute:

Federal Office for Agriculture and Food (BLE) Details of Federal Office for Agriculture and Food

Contract period:

01. 01. 2007 - 30. 06. 2009

Participating Institutions:

Funding Programme:


  • Animal Husbandry

Purpose of research:

Basic research

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