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Scientific publications


Laying hen performance in different production systems; why do they differ and how to close the gap? Results of discussions with groups of farmers in The Netherlands, Switzerland and France, benchmarking and model ds, Switzerland and France, benchmar
Leenstra, F., V. Maurer, F. Galea, M.W.P. Bestman, Z. Amsler-Kepalaite, J. Visscher, I. Vermeij and M. van Krimpen. 2014. Laying hen performance in different production systems; why do they differ and how to close the gap? Results of discussions with groups of farmers in The Netherlands, Switzerland and France, benchmarking and model ds, Switzerland and France, benchmar. Journal European Poultry Science. 78(201).
DOI: 10.1399/eps.2014.53
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Proceedings etc.


Participatory development as a way to innovations
Koopmans, C.J., K. van Veluw and F. Wijnands. 2014. Participatory development as a way to innovations: five key elements for success. p. 791-794. In: 4th ISOFAR Scientific Conference. Istanbul, Turkey. 13-15 oktober 2014.
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Success of a participatory research and extension programme in the Dutch organic dairy goat sector
Eekeren, N.J.M. van and W. Govaerts. 2012. Success of a participatory research and extension programme in the Dutch organic dairy goat sector. p. 222-225. In: Tackling the Future Challenges of Organic Animal Husbandry, 2nd OAHC. Hamburg/Trenthorst, Germany. Sep 12-14, 2012.
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Alternative weaning strategies to diminish acute distress during weaning and separation from the dam after prolonged suckling
Verwer, C. and A. Kok. 2012. Alternative weaning strategies to diminish acute distress during weaning and separation from the dam after prolonged suckling. In: 2nd Organic Animal Husbandry Conference. Hamburg, Germany. September 12-14, 2012.
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Farmersandclimate.nl - a farmers network to reduce GHG emissions from farming
Wijnands, F., P. van Asperen, H. Ellen, M.W.P. Bestman and W. Buiter. 2012. Farmersandclimate.nl - a farmers network to reduce GHG emissions from farming. In: The European innovation partnership on agricultural productivity and sustainability - priorities and delivery mechanisms. Brussels. 19 november 2012.
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The Bioimpuls organic potato breeding program  and the role of molecular markers
Lammerts van Bueren, E.T., R. Hutten, M. Tiemens-Hulscher, C. Engelen and W. Verkaik. 2010. The Bioimpuls organic potato breeding program and the role of molecular markers. In: EAPR-Eucarpia. Wageningen. 27-30 June 2010.
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Brochures, books & reports


Lessons learnt - agroforestry for organic and free-range egg production in the Netherlands
Bestman, M.W.P. 2017. Lessons learnt - agroforestry for organic and free-range egg production in the Netherlands. Louis Bolk Instituut, Bunnik. 15 p.
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Toepassing gefilterd digestaat in de biologische fruitteelt: Resultaten demo 2014
Cuijpers, W.J.M. and M. van de Water. 2015. Application of filtered digestate in organic orchards. (In Dutch, with English abstract.). Rep. 2015-037 LbP. Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen. 32 p.
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Reststromen veilig en duurzaam inzetten in de akkerbouw
Koopmans, C.J. and A. Zwijnenburg. 2015. Safe and sustainable applications of waste in arable agriculture. (In Dutch, with English abstract.). Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen. 28 p.
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Compost duurzaam ingezet
Schrik, Y. and C.J. Koopmans. 2015. Sustainable use of compost: The Compost Scoring Cards. (In Dutch.). Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen. 11 p.
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Strategic Research and Innovation Agenda for Organic Food and Farming
Beck, A., E. Cuoco, A.M. Häring, J. Kahl, C.J. Koopmans, C. Micheloni, B. Moeskops, U. Niggli, S. Padel and I.A. Rasmussen. 2014. Strategic Research and Innovation Agenda for Organic Food and Farming. TP Organics, Brussels. 60 p.
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Biodiversiteit onder glas: Voedsel voor luizenbestrijders
Janmaat, L., C. Bloemhard and R. Kleppe. 2014. Biodiversity in the greenhouse: Food for aphid enemies. (In Dutch.). Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen. 20 p.
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Integrale diergezondheid: beheersing van leverbot
Neijenhuis, F., J. Verkaik, C. Verwer, G. Smolders and J. Wagenaar. 2014. Integrative animal health: controlling liverfluke. (In Dutch.). Wageningen UR, Livestock Research, Lelystad. 44 p.
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Gezonde grondruil tussen melkveehouders en bollentelers
Eekeren, N.J.M. van and B. Philipsen. 2013. Healthy soil trade between dairy farmers and bulb growers. (In Dutch.). Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen. 28 p.
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Making cocoa more sustainable
Toose, W., B. van Elzakker and L. Daniels. 2013. Making cocoa more sustainable. Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen. 20 p.
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Biologisch-dynamische  Qualität im Obstbau. Erkennen, erzeugen und  vermitteln
Vijver, L.P.L. van de, J.R. Bloksma, P.J. Jansonius and B.G.H. Timmermans. 2013. Biodynamic quality in fruit growing. Recognize, generate and provide. (In German, with English abstract.). Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen. 73 p.
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Biologisch Ondernemen Legpluimvee
Wagenaar, J., L. Janmaat, M.W.P. Bestman, F. Leenstra, M. van Krimpen, C. Verwer, M. Groot, T. van Asseldonk and R. Paardekooper. 2012. Organic business: poultry. (In Dutch.). Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen. 28 p.
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Participatieve ontwikkeling: Samenwerking in een vraaggestuurde context van de biologische landbouw
Koopmans, C.J., K. van Veluw and F. Wijnands. 2011. Participatory development: Cooperation in the demand-driven context of organic farming. (In Dutch.). Rep. 2011-032 LbD. BioConnect.
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Farm Seed Opportunities: Conservation, breeding and production
Osman, A.M. and E.T. Lammerts van Bueren. 2011. Farm Seed Opportunities: Conservation, breeding and production. 28 p.
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Kostprijsberekening biologische geitenmelk
Govaerts, W. and N.J.M. van Eekeren. 2010. Calculation of production costs for organic goat milk. (In Dutch.). Rep. Biogeit 22. Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen. 22 p.
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Berechnung der Produktionskosten von biologischer Ziegenmilch
Eekeren, N.J.M. van. 2008. Berechnung der Produktionskosten von biologischer Ziegenmilch. Rep. Biogeit rapport 15. Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen. 21 p.
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Breeding initiatives of seeds of landraces, amateur varieties and conservation varieties
Osman, A.M. and V. Chable. 2007. Breeding initiatives of seeds of landraces, amateur varieties and conservation varieties: An inventory and case studies. Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen.
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Specialist journal articles, leaflets, newsletters, etc


Mini-paper- Indicators for robust and resilient dairy farming
Bodas, R., P. Lonch, G. Hoffmann, J. Pires, D. Mirbach, C. Verwer and M. Haskell. 2018. Mini-paper- Indicators for robust and resilient dairy farming. EIP-AGRI.
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Mini-paper - Sustainable (robust and resilient) systems of milk production for dairy cows
Brady, M., C. Verwer, K. Lund Lecornu, K. Wosnitza and I. Vuylsteke. 2018. Mini-paper - Sustainable (robust and resilient) systems of milk production for dairy cows. EIP-AGRI.
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Mini-paper - Farm Management Strategies to increase Robustness and Resilience of Farming systems
Brocard, V., R. Bodas, D. Mirbach, C. Verwer, M. Coppa and A. Liimatainen. 2018. Mini-paper - Farm Management Strategies to increase Robustness and Resilience of Farming systems. EIP-AGRI.
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Mini-paper - Skills for the future robust and resilient dairy farming - curriculum for farmers and farm advisor
Suojala, L., M. Brady, C. Verwer, K. Wosnitza and I. Vuylsteke. 2018. Mini-paper - Skills for the future robust and resilient dairy farming - curriculum for farmers and farm advisor. EIP-AGRI.
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Louis Bolk Instituut 40 jaar: Denken in gezonde systemen
Erisman, J.W. 2016. Thinking in terms of healthy systems: Presentation at the Louis Bolk Institute's 40th anniversary Symposium, 12 October 2016. (In Dutch.).
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Nieuwsbrief Bloeiend Bedrijf #12
Luske, B., D. Dirks, L. Janmaat, R. Boevink, M. Boogaard, J. Zevenbergen, I. Barten, D. van der Maat, A. Koelemeijer, C. van den Berg and L. Daniels. 2015. Newsletter Flourishing Farm #12. (In Dutch, with English abstract.). Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen.
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Nieuwsbrief Bloeiend Bedrijf #11
Luske, B., J.W. Erisman, L. Janmaat and L. Daniels. 2015. Newsletter Flourishing Farm #11. (In Dutch, with English abstract.). Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen.
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De oogst van Bloeiend Bedrijf
Steenbruggen, A., B. Luske, D. Dirks, J.W. Erisman and L. Janmaat. 2015. The harvest of the Flourishing Farm project: Flowering field margins for natural pest control. (In Dutch, with English abstract.). Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen. 20 p.
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Alle presentaties van de netwerkbijeenkomst Reststromen in de akkerbouw: kans of risico?
Verwer, C., H. van Kasteren, J. Gielen, J. Postma, L. Janmaat, L. Vermaas and W. Verstraete. 2015. Presentations of the meeting "Using residues in arable farming: opportunity or risk?". (In Dutch, with English abstract.).
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Akkernatuur - Herken en stimuleer nuttige natuur
Bos, M.M., B. Luske and L. Janmaat. 2014. Field nature: recognize and stimulate useful nature. (In Dutch.). Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen. 32 p.
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Nieuwsbrief Bloeiend Bedrijf #10
Luske, B., L. Janmaat, J. de Wit, M. Vlaswinkel and L. Daniels. 2014. Flourishing Farm, Newsletter #10. (In Dutch, with English abstract.). Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen.
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Geintegreerde beheersing van het graanhaantje
Luske, B., L. Janmaat, M.M. Bos and L. Daniels. 2014. Integrative pest control of the Cereal Leaf Beatle. (In Dutch, with English abstract.). Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen. 2 p.
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Pioniersgeest blijft: op het bedrijf van de Jonkmannen zorgen pompoenen voor continuïteit
Schlaman, G. and L. Janmaat. 2013. The pioneer spirit persists: Pumpkins are the driving factor of the Jonkmans family's farm. (In Dutch.). Ekoland. 33(7/8):18-21.
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Die Qualität der Obstanlage zeigt sich in der Fruchtqualität
Vijver, L.P.L. van de, J.R. Bloksma and P. Korstanje. 2013. The quality of the orchyard shows itself in the apple quality. (In German.). Öko-Obstbau. 4/2013, p. 4-7.
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Biologisch-dynamische Qualität im Obstbau. Was können wir erkennen und vermitteln?
Jansonius, P.J., L.P.L. van de Vijver, J.R. Bloksma and M. Buchmann. 2012. Biodynamic quality at fruit growers: What can we recognize and communicate? (In German.). Lebendige Erde. 2012-1, p. 40-44.
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BioKennisbericht Groene maaimeststoffen
Rietberg, P.I. and C. ter Berg. 2012. Cut & carry fertilizers. (In Dutch.). Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen. 8 p.
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Bloeiend Bedrijf - biodiversiteit inzetten tegen landbouwplagen
Bos, M.M. 2011. Flourishing Farm - apply biodiversity against pests. (In Dutch.). Ekoland. 9-2011, p. 22-23.
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Nieuwsbrief Bloeiend Bedrijf #1
Bos, M.M. and D. Dirks. 2011. Newsletter Flourishing Farm #1. (In Dutch.). Nieuwsbrief Bloeiend Bedrijf #1. Louis Bolk Instituut ea., Driebergen.
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Nieuwsbrief Bloeiend Bedrijf #2
Bos, M.M. and D. Dirks. 2011. Newsletter Flourishing Farm #2. (In Dutch.). Nieuwsbrief Bloeiend Bedrijf #2. Louis Bolk Instituut ea., Driebergen.
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Geitenvlees in beweging
Eekeren, N.J.M. van, H. Kortstee, R.B. Loefs and M. van Boxtel. 2011. Goat meat on the rise. (In Dutch.). Ekoland. November 2011, p. 22-23.
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Kostprijs geitenmelk beter onder controle
Eekeren, N.J.M. van and W. Govaerts. 2011. Better grip on production costs organic goat milk. (In Dutch.). Ekoland. 3-2011, p. 26-27.
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Bedrijfsnetwerk   pluimveehouderij verbindt: Meer afstemming tussen opfokkers, broederijen en legpluimveehouders
Wagenaar, J. and L. Janmaat. 2011. Farmers network poultry farming connects: more synchronisation between breeders, hatcheries and laying hen farmers. (In Dutch.). Ekoland. 5-2011, p. 26-27.
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De harde cijfers uit de strategiegroep
Finke, E. and J. de Wit. 2010. Hard figures from the strategy group. (In Dutch.). Natuurweidekrant. Juli 2010, p. 5-8.
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Organic Chain Development in Ethiopia
Rieks, H. and S. Edwards. 2007. Organic Chain Development in Ethiopia: Participatory Networking Workshop, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 24-25 May 2007. AgroEco, Bennekom. 64 p.
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Lammerts van Bueren, E.T. and C. ter Berg. 2006. Stimulating organic farmers to participate in on-farm selection by providing training courses in plant breeding. 4 p.
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