Development, validation and refinement of protocols to improve the welfare of pullets and laying hens

Lead Research Organisation: University of Bristol
Department Name: Clinical Veterinary Science

Abstract

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Publications

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Description Foundation for Food and Agricultural Research (US)
Amount $431,998 (USD)
Funding ID ID 550830 
Organisation Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research 
Sector Charity/Non Profit
Country United States
Start 03/2018 
End 02/2022
 
Description Identifying causes and solutions of keel bone damage in laying hens
Amount € 520 (EUR)
Funding ID CA15224 
Organisation European Cooperation in Science and Technology (COST) 
Sector Public
Country Belgium
Start 02/2016 
End 01/2020
 
Description Impacts of the rearing environment on keel bone integrity, spatial awareness abilities of laying hens
Amount $431,998 (USD)
Organisation Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research 
Sector Charity/Non Profit
Country United States
Start 11/2018 
End 10/2022
 
Description Collaboration with UC Davies 
Organisation University of California, Davis
Department Department of Animal Science
Country United States 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution As part of BBSRC partnering grant, my research team visiting U C Davies in September 2016 to share research experience and to develop ideas for future collaborative funding proposals.
Collaborator Contribution The team at U C Davies hosted our visit, shared research experience and identified a potential source of seedcorn funding for a collaborative project.
Impact One funding application submitted (Global Affairs Seed Grant Program) One funding application being developed (Open Philanthropy Project)
Start Year 2016