Within the EU ERA-NET ANIHWA (Animal Health and Welfare) framework ten project proposals have been approved. One of those ten proposals is coordinated by Dr. Teun Veldkamp of Wageningen UR Livestock Research and focusses on the improvement of health and welfare of turkeys. The project started in January 2014.
The approved project is:
- TURKEYWELFARE, Improving turkey health and welfare by reducing foot pad dermatitis