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Consistent application of body condition scoring can make a valuable contribution to successful suckler cow management - not only for avoiding dystocia

Posted: Thu 23rd Jul, 2020
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Author: Frank Zerbe
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Category: Guidelines of Peripartum Measures to Prevent Dystocia (problems at calving)

Infrared thermography for measuring respiration rate

Posted: Tue 17th Aug, 2021
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Author: Karin von Deylen
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Category: Simple labour-saving tools to measure and communicate high animal welfare standards on beef farms

Automated monitoring of coughs for early detection of respiratory disease in calves

Posted: Thu 19th Aug, 2021
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Author: Karin von Deylen
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Category: Simple labour-saving tools to measure and communicate high animal welfare standards on beef farms

Automatic monitoring of the BCS

Posted: Thu 19th Aug, 2021
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Author: Karin von Deylen
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Category: Simple labour-saving tools to measure and communicate high animal welfare standards on beef farms

Scale at the waterpoint

Posted: Thu 19th Aug, 2021
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Author: Karin von Deylen
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Category: Simple labour-saving tools to measure and communicate high animal welfare standards on beef farms

Automated video analysis of the behaviour of fattening bulls to improve the assessment of welfare (BeBoP)

Posted: Mon 20th Sep, 2021
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Author: Karin von Deylen
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Category: Simple labour-saving tools to measure and communicate high animal welfare standards on beef farms

Demonstration: Infrared thermography for diagnosis of lameness (Germany)

Posted: Mon 11th Oct, 2021
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Author: Karin von Deylen
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Category: Recognising Causes of Lameness & Pain - Indicators & Different Assessment Criteria

Communication of calving related events – a simple tool to improve animal welfare around calving

Posted: Mon 30th Aug, 2021
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Author: Karin von Deylen
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Category: Simple labour-saving tools to measure and communicate high animal welfare standards on beef farms

Real time monitoring of the reproductive behaviour and welfare of grazing animals.

Posted: Mon 14th Dec, 2020
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Author: Karin von Deylen
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Category: Guidelines of Peripartum Measures to Prevent Dystocia (problems at calving)

Biosensoric eartags

Posted: Thu 17th Dec, 2020
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Author: Karin von Deylen
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Category: Animal Health and Welfare General

Field robotics - A smart mobile farm robot to herd cattle and to monitor animals and pasture quality

Posted: Thu 26th Aug, 2021
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Author: Karin von Deylen
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Category: Simple labour-saving tools to measure and communicate high animal welfare standards on beef farms

Demonstration: Infrared thermography for diagnosis of lameness (Belgium)

Posted: Mon 1st Nov, 2021
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Author: Karin von Deylen
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Category: Recognising Causes of Lameness & Pain - Indicators & Different Assessment Criteria

Infrared thermography for the diagnosis of lameness

Posted: Wed 30th Sep, 2020
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Author: Karin von Deylen
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Category: Recognising Causes of Lameness & Pain - Indicators & Different Assessment Criteria

The Construction of an Economic Evaluation Model

Posted: Wed 25th Nov, 2020
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Author: Magda Fontes
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Category: Economic Planning Tools for Beef Cattle Farms

Cattle Manager: a design of a web application for farm and animals management to simplify and improve the management of cattle in Spain

Posted: Wed 25th Nov, 2020
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Author: Kees de Roest
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Category: Economic Planning Tools for Beef Cattle Farms

Beef cost: an app for beef cattle farmers to calculate production costs

Posted: Mon 12th Sep, 2022
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Author: Kees de Roest
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Category: Economic Planning Tools for Beef Cattle Farms

Costs and benefits of risk factors able to reduce losses on cattle farms

Posted: Tue 23rd Nov, 2021
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Author: Kees de Roest
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Category: Risk Management Systems for Farmers

Prediction of parturition to improve farmer’s ability to assist cows at the time of delivery

Posted: Mon 23rd Nov, 2020
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Author: Karin von Deylen
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Category: Guidelines of Peripartum Measures to Prevent Dystocia (problems at calving)

Calving ease

Posted: Thu 10th Dec, 2020
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Author: Karin von Deylen
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Category: Guidelines of Peripartum Measures to Prevent Dystocia (problems at calving)

An observational study on passive immunity in Irish suckler beef and dairy calves

Posted: Wed 26th May, 2021
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Author: Kees de Roest
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Category: Guidelines of Peripartum Measures to Prevent Dystocia (problems at calving)

On-farm health assessment with user-friendly software ('welfare' app) for fattening farms

Posted: Fri 24th Jul, 2020
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Author: Frank Zerbe
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Category: Lameness in beef cattle

Fattening bulls on slatted floor with perforated rubber mats. Alternative to straw litter.

Posted: Mon 30th Nov, 2020
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Author: Karin von Deylen
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Category: Lameness in beef cattle

Automatic individual weighing of animals (as frequently as they visit the water trough)

Posted: Tue 16th Jun, 2020
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Author: Mimi Saville
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Category: Animal Monitor Tools in Fattening Units

Monitoring animal comfort with ear tags and microclimate sensors

Posted: Sun 24th Jan, 2021
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Author: Jakeline Romero
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Category: Animal Monitor Tools in Fattening Units

Monitoring ruminal temperature in young bulls

Posted: Mon 30th Nov, 2020
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Author: Virginia Resconi
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Category: Animal Monitor Tools in Fattening Units

Automated assessment of individual weights when drinking

Posted: Mon 30th Nov, 2020
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Author: Virginia Resconi
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Category: Animal Monitor Tools in Fattening Units

Demonstrations on automated weight in Belgium, Ireland and Poland

Posted: Fri 4th Feb, 2022
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Author: Jakeline Romero
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Category: Animal Monitor Tools in Fattening Units

Automated measurement of temperature on cows’ hind legs

Posted: Tue 15th Dec, 2020
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Author: Virginia Resconi
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Category: Animal Monitor Tools in Fattening Units

Forage intake in grazing cattle with an acoustic monitoring system

Posted: Wed 13th Jan, 2021
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Author: Jakeline Romero
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Category: Animal Monitor Tools in Fattening Units

Demonstration: Monitoring of grass quantity and quality consumed by suckler cows

Posted: Mon 7th Nov, 2022
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Author: Jakeline Romero
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Category: Animal Monitor Tools in Fattening Units

Individual automated weight system in fattening farms

Posted: Wed 16th Nov, 2022
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Author: Jakeline Romero
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Category: Animal Monitor Tools in Fattening Units

Welfare Quality - Animal Welfare Certification

Posted: Thu 14th Oct, 2021
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Author: Magda Fontes
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Category: Initiatives to improve the image of and promote the sustainable consumption of beef

A new image of beef farming through the high standards of the Quality Meat Programme.

Posted: Mon 17th Jan, 2022
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Author: Marcin Gołębieski
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Category: Initiatives to improve the image of and promote the sustainable consumption of beef

Approaches implemented by the animal sectors in France in response to societal expectations

Posted: Tue 12th Oct, 2021
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Author: Kees de Roest
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Category: Initiatives to improve the image of and promote the sustainable consumption of beef

Use of Sustainability and Quality Assurance Scheme in Ireland to improve beef image.

Posted: Mon 11th Oct, 2021
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Author: Kevin Kinsella
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Category: Initiatives to improve the image of and promote the sustainable consumption of beef

Welfare Assessment Protocol for Beef Cattle

Posted: Mon 1st Nov, 2021
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Author: José Pais
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Category: Simple labour-saving tools to measure and communicate high animal welfare standards on beef farms

Accelerometer for calves - Activity as a parameter for health and welfare

Posted: Tue 24th Aug, 2021
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Author: Karin von Deylen
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Category: Simple labour-saving tools to measure and communicate high animal welfare standards on beef farms

Online Training Animal Welfare Indicators for fattening cattle

Posted: Thu 30th Sep, 2021
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Author: Karin von Deylen
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Category: Simple labour-saving tools to measure and communicate high animal welfare standards on beef farms

Precision feeding control by Near Infra-Red Spectroscopy

Posted: Wed 3rd Nov, 2021
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Author: alessandro mazzenga
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Category: Simple labour-saving tools to measure and communicate high animal welfare standards on beef farms

Demonstration: Training in animal welfare for operators (Portugal)

Posted: Tue 4th Oct, 2022
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Author: Karin von Deylen
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Category: Simple labour-saving tools to measure and communicate high animal welfare standards on beef farms

Methods to reduce calf mortality and ensure a calf every year from beef cows in Natura area, by advancing the calving season and vaccinating against rotavirus

Posted: Sun 6th Mar, 2022
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Author: Airi Külvet
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Category: Optimizing the number of calves per cow per year in suckler beef herds

Using Moocall Heat detection technology to reduce the calving interval and enable a change to AI in suckler herds

Posted: Fri 8th Oct, 2021
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Author: Kevin Kinsella
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Category: Optimizing the number of calves per cow per year in suckler beef herds

Good practices in a high genetic Limousine suckler beef farm for optimization of calving period

Posted: Wed 3rd Nov, 2021
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Author: alessandro mazzenga
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Category: Optimizing the number of calves per cow per year in suckler beef herds

Estrus detection in suckler cows using automated on-farm tools

Posted: Fri 25th Jun, 2021
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Author: Jakeline Romero
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Category: Optimizing the number of calves per cow per year in suckler beef herds

Demonstration performed in Spain on Automated estrus detection

Posted: Fri 28th Oct, 2022
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Author: Jakeline Romero
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Category: Optimizing the number of calves per cow per year in suckler beef herds

Demonstration: Tools for Monitoring the Reproductive Efficiency

Posted: Mon 31st Oct, 2022
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Author: Jakeline Romero
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Category: Optimizing the number of calves per cow per year in suckler beef herds

Carbon crediting

Posted: Tue 7th Sep, 2021
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Author: Riet Desmet
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Category: Reward schemes for farmers meeting environmental deliverables

Holistic Management and Carbon sequestration

Posted: Tue 7th Sep, 2021
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Author: Riet Desmet
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Category: Carbon sequestration

BoviCare Program

Posted: Mon 19th Sep, 2022
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Author: José Pais
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Category: On farm health check of youngstock prior to sale/purchase including vaccination status

A new sorting park for a cattle farm

Posted: Tue 31st May, 2022
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Author: Floriane PROST
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Category: Training in animal welfare for operators/farmers (handlers, transporters and slaughterhouses) and stress-free drive systems during weighing and transport in beef cattle

Ultrasound images for the quantification and prediction of intramuscular fat in living beef cattle

Posted: Tue 26th Jul, 2022
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Author: alessandro mazzenga
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Category: Tools to evaluate the carcass and meat quality prior to and in the slaughterhouse 

Genetic selection (genetic index) to improve the quality of carcass on farm-produced animals

Posted: Fri 8th Jul, 2022
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Author: Marie PENN
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Category: On-farm strategies to increase/improve marbling/tenderness/colour in beef meat 

Neogen genetic test implemented in an Angus farm in Estonia to increase beef marbling

Posted: Tue 30th Aug, 2022
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Author: Airi Külvet
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Category: On-farm strategies to increase/improve marbling/tenderness/colour in beef meat 

Maintenance of grasslands, especially in areas where cultivation is not possible

Posted: Mon 29th Aug, 2022
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Author: Floriane PROST
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Category: Tools for calculating and improving environmental sustainability on beef cattle farms

Drones to map meadow birds

Posted: Thu 9th Jun, 2022
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Author: Riet Desmet
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Category: Methods to enhance biodiversity on beef cattle farms without the need for large investment

Biological crop protection

Posted: Thu 25th Aug, 2022
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Author: Riet Desmet
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Category: Methods to enhance biodiversity on beef cattle farms without the need for large investment