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Theme: Engineering solutions to improve welfare during handling and transport of farm livestock

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AW0801: To improve the welfare of poultry during handling
Time Scale & Cost
From 1991 To 1993, Cost £224,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Silsoe Research Institute (BBSRC)
Field of Study:   Animal Welfare
 
 
AW0802: To improve the welfare of poultry during transport
Time Scale & Cost
From 1991 To 1993, Cost £224,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Silsoe Research Institute (BBSRC)
Field of Study:   Animal Welfare
 
 
AW0803: The preslaughter transportation of poultry by road
Description - Time Scale & Cost
From 1993 To 1995, Cost £102,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Silsoe Research Institute (BBSRC)
Field of Study:   Animal Welfare
 
 
AW0804: Long distance road transport of farm animals
Description - Time Scale & Cost
From 1993 To 1996, Cost £595,460
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Silsoe Research Institute (BBSRC)
Field of Study:   Animal Welfare
 
 
AW0805: Avian welfare during handling
Time Scale & Cost
From 1993 To 1994, Cost £31,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Silsoe Research Institute (BBSRC)
Field of Study:   Animal Welfare
 
 
AW0806: Depopulation of laying hens
Description - Time Scale & Cost
From 1993 To 1997, Cost £187,750
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Silsoe Research Institute (BBSRC)
Field of Study:   Animal Welfare
 
 
AW0807: The welfare of poultry in stationary vehicles and crates in lairage prior to slaughter
Time Scale & Cost
From 1995 To 1997, Cost £196,493
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Silsoe Research Institute (BBSRC)
Field of Study:   Animal Welfare
 
 
AW0808: Long distance road transport of farm animals
Description - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 1997 To 2002, Cost £810,545
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Silsoe Research Institute (BBSRC)
Field of Study:   Animal Welfare
Keywords:  
Livestock, Animal Welfare, Plants and Animals, Transport
 
 
AW0809: To understand and alleviate physiological stress during transportation of livestock
Description - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 1997 To 2002, Cost £910,406
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Roslin Institute, Edinburgh (BBSRC)
Field of Study:   Animal Welfare
Keywords:  
Livestock, Animal Welfare, Plants and Animals, Transport
 
 
AW0810: Development of telemetry systems for the remote monitoring of physiological signals in livestock.
Description - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 1999 To 2002, Cost £292,358
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Roslin Institute, Edinburgh (BBSRC)
Field of Study:   Animal Welfare
Keywords:  
Livestock, Animal Welfare, Plants and Animals, Transport, Biotechnology
 
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