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Free-range layer health and welfare data
Pre-mortem welfare scores, post-mortem health assessment and body composition from CT scanning from free-range hens that differed in range usage patterns as well as different rearing enrichment treatments.
Animal Growth and Development
07 Nov 2017
07 Feb 2019
Md Saiful Bari, Yan Laurenson, Andrew Cohen-Barnhouse, Stephen Walkden-Brown, Tim Dyall, Jim Lea, Dominic Niemeyer
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International Licence
Campbell, Dana; Bari, Saiful; Laurenson, Yan; Walkden-Brown, Stephen; Dyall, Tim; Cohen-Barnhouse, Andrew (2019): Free-range layer health and welfare data. v2. CSIRO. Data Collection.
All Rights (including copyright) CSIRO 2019.
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UNE: A17/2342 Effects of rearing environments on ranging, adaptation to stressors and health in free-range laying hens
A project based at experimental poultry facilities to measure how different enrichments applied during the indoor rearing period can impact the behaviour, health, and welfare of adult free-range hens that are provided outdoor access.