Poultry welfare and management​

30 November 2021

11:00 - 12:35 CET

Poultry welfare and management

Webinar organised with the working group EF9.
Chairs: Dr Virginie MICHEL (France) et Dr Jean-François GABARROU (France)

Webinars will be open to registered participants only. Registration fees include online access to the webinars, to all e-posters, and attendance to the on-site event in 2022.


Chair :  V. MICHEL (Anses, France), J.F GABARROU, (Phode, France) 

11:00-11:15 CET 
Department of Agricultural, Environmental and Food Science University of Perugia, Italy
An adaptability index for poultry genotypes organically reared

11:15-11:30 CET
Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Sweden
Disturbance of resting behaviour of broilers under different environmental conditions

11:30-11:45 CET
Jette Soeholm PETERSEN,
SEGES, Danemark
Differences in productivity, welfare and carcass quality for three slow growing broiler genotypes under commercial conditions

11:45- 12:00 CET
University of Edinburgh, UK
Understanding beak blunting and its potential to be used as an alternative to current beak treatment methods

12:00-12:15 CET
Verena MEUSER, Universität Bonn, Germany
Exploration and neophobia in domestic fowl

12:15-12:30 CET
Ilaria MINUSSI, Animal Nutrition Group – Adaptation and Physiology Group, The Netherlands
Quantification of the benefits of low protein diets on foot pad dermatitis incidence and severity in broiler chickens

12:30-12:35 CET
Final remarks