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Field of Study: Animal Welfare

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AW0145: Evidence review and behavioural research involving both farmers and vets to investigate how to promote improved compliance with pig tail docking and environmental enrichment legislation:
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 2018 To 2018, Cost £54,750
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   A D A S UK Ltd (ADAS)
Theme:   On-farm pig welfare
Animals, Pigs
AW0821: Evidence review to inform regulations on transport of livestock and poultry, including appropriate journey times, ventilation requirements and space (and headroom) allowances.
Description - Time Scale & Cost
From 2017 To 2018, Cost £57,354
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   SAC Commercial Ltd
Theme:   Engineering solutions to improve welfare during handling and transport of farm livestock
Livestock, Animals
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