Videozone - 'Animal Husbandry'

Free-range broiler chickens prefer natural shelter

Free-range chickens often do not use their freedom due to lack of appropriate shelter. In this ILVO study, free-range slow-growing broilers clearly prefer to shelter under willow trees rather than artificial shelter or open sky. They venture further from their house and perform more natural behaviors.

October 2016

Diversity on intensive dairy farms in Flanders