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  • VIV movie 4

PROHEALTH at VIV Europe 2018

Presentations Ilias Kyriazakis, project coordinator, explains how the 22 academic and industry partners involved in the project are taking an innovative approach to address the health challenges in pig and poultry production. Unlike previous attempts to address pig and poultry diseases, PROHEALTH approached the problems ...

August 14th, 2018|
  • VIV movie 2

Featured video’s – PROHEALTH at VIV Europe 2018

Smart ideas for sustainable poultry disease management were the focus of a special PROHEALTH workshop during VIV Europe. Featuring talks from leading poultry scientists and experts from across Europe, the workshop focused on a range of major health and welfare issues that are critical to ...

August 10th, 2018|
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Relaxing sows with classical music

As part of our Prohealth project, our researchers from the Pig Research Centre in Denmark (http://www.pigresearchcentre.dk/) have been designing studies to investigate how sows can be relaxed by positive handling from their caregivers, as well as by playing classical music… This sow seems to be ...

April 4th, 2016|
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Biosecurity aspects

Watch ‘Biosecurity aspects’ presented on the first PROHEALTH national event in Poland by dr Jens Peter Christensen …

August 9th, 2015|
  • AWARE Project

AWARE Project Introduction

This introductory video made by AWARE talks about the animal welfare research network in Europe and the differences in animal welfare standards between countries, emphasizing the need for international collaboration to improve animal welfare in production farming. …

April 14th, 2015|

ECO-FC Project Introduction

This is an introductory video to the EU funded project called ECO-FCE. Through a better understanding of the interactions between animal genetics, gut characteristics and the attributes of feed, ECO-FCE will propose strategies to improve feed use efficiency (FCE) in pigs and broiler chickens whilst ...

March 31st, 2015|
  • All Smart Pigs


Internet Surveillance is often associated with names like Facebook, Google or the NSA, but now also pig farmers have started to use new tools to monitor every aspect of a pig’s life. A whole range of sophisticated technical devices have been installed in a farm ...

March 31st, 2015|
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