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The Effect of Grazing System and Level of Concentrate Protein Feeding on Milk Production and N Use Efficiency of Dairy Cows on Peat Meadows
Hoekstra, N.J., G. Holshof, R.L.G. Zom, B. Philipsen, R. Schils and N.J.M. van Eekeren. 2020. The Effect of Grazing System and Level of Concentrate Protein Feeding on Milk Production and N Use Efficiency of Dairy Cows on Peat Meadows. Sustainability. 12(3):1055.
DOI: 10.3390/su12031055
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Opinion paper: Measuring livestock robustness and resilience: are we on the right track?
Llonch, P., G. Hoffmann, R. Bodas, D. Mirbach, C. Verwer and M. Haskell. 2020. Opinion paper: Measuring livestock robustness and resilience: are we on the right track? Animal. 14(4):667-669.
DOI: 10.1017/S1751731119003306
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Factors related to free-range use in commercial laying hens
Bestman, M.W.P., T. van Niekerk, B. Reuvekamp, Z. Amsler-Kepalaite, C. Verwer, V. Maurer and F. Leenstra. 2019. Factors related to free-range use in commercial laying hens. Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 214:57-63.
DOI: 10.1016/j.applanim.2019.02.015
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The effect of Kurzrasen and Strip-Grazing on Grassland Performance and Soil Quality of a Peat Meadow
Hoekstra, N.J., G. Holshof, R. Schils, B. Philipsen, C.G. van Reenen, K. van Houwelingen and N.J.M. van Eekeren. 2019. The effect of Kurzrasen and Strip-Grazing on Grassland Performance and Soil Quality of a Peat Meadow. Sustainability. 11(22).
DOI: 10.3390/su11226283
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Possible risk factors for keel bone damage in organic laying hens
Jung, L., K. Niebuhr, L. Hinrichsen, S. Gunnarsson, C. Brenninkmeyer, M.W.P. Bestman, J. Heerkens, P. Ferrari and U. Knierim. 2019. Possible risk factors for keel bone damage in organic laying hens. Animal. 13(10):2356-2364.
DOI: 10.1017/S175173111900003X
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Amazing Grazing: A Public and Private Partnership to Stimulate Grazing Practices in Intensive Dairy Systems
Schils, R., B. Philipsen, N.J. Hoekstra, G. Holshof, R.L.G. Zom, I. Hoving, C.G. van Reenen, M.W.J. Stienezen, C.W. Klootwijk, J.T.N. van der Werf, L. Sebek, N.J.M. van Eekeren, I. van Dixhoorn and A. van den Pol-van Dasselaar. 2019. Amazing Grazing: A Public and Private Partnership to Stimulate Grazing Practices in Intensive Dairy Systems. Sustainability. 11(20):5868.
DOI: 10.3390/su11205868
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Critical factors for crop-livestock integration beyond the farm level: A cross-analysis of worldwide case studies
Asai, M., M. Moraine, J. Ryschawy, J. de Wit, A.K. Hoshide and G. Martin. 2018. Critical factors for crop-livestock integration beyond the farm level: A cross-analysis of worldwide case studies. Land Use Policy. 73(April):184-194.
DOI: 10.1016/j.landusepol.2017.12.010
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Feather-pecking and injurious pecking in organic laying hens in 107 flocks from eight European countries
Bestman, M.W.P., C. Verwer, F. Smajlhodzic, J. Heerkens, L. Hinrichsen, C. Brenninkmeyer, V. Ferrante, A. Willett and S. Gunnarsson. 2017. Feather-pecking and injurious pecking in organic laying hens in 107 flocks from eight European countries. Animal Welfare. 26:355-363.
DOI: 10.7120/09627286.26.3.355
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Nutritional potential of fodder trees on clay and sandy soils
Luske, B. and N.J.M. van Eekeren. 2017. Nutritional potential of fodder trees on clay and sandy soils. Agroforest Syst.
DOI: 10.1007/s10457-017-0180-8
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How to fulfill EU requirements to feed organic laying hens 100% organic ingredients.
Krimpen, M. van, F. Leenstra, V. Maurer and M.W.P. Bestman. 2016. How to fulfill EU requirements to feed organic laying hens 100% organic ingredients. The journal of applied poultry research. 25(1):129-138.
DOI: 10.3382/japr/pfv048
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Prevalence and magnitude of helminth infections in organic laying hens (Gallus gallus domesticus) across Europe
Thapa, S., L. Hinrichsen, C. Brenninkmeyer, S. Gunnarsson, J. Heerkens, C. Verwer, K. Niebuhr, A. Willett, G. Grilli, S.M. Thamsborg, J. Sørensen and H. Mejer. 2015. Prevalence and magnitude of helminth infections in organic laying hens (Gallus gallus domesticus) across Europe. Veterinary Parasitology. 214:118-124.
DOI: 10.1016/j.vetpar.2015.10.009
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Health and Welfare in Dutch Organic Laying Hens
Bestman, M.W.P. and J. Wagenaar. 2014. Health and Welfare in Dutch Organic Laying Hens. Animals. 4(2):374-390.
DOI: 10.3390/ani4020374
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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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Prevalence and Molecular Characteristics of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in Organic Pig Herds
Vijver, L.P.L. van de, P. Tulinsky, N. Bondt, D.J. Mevius and C. Verwer. 2014. Prevalence and Molecular Characteristics of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in Organic Pig Herds. Zoonoses and Public Health. 61(5):338-345.
DOI: 10.1111/zph.12076
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The prevention and control of feather pecking: application to commercial systems
Nicol, C.J., M.W.P. Bestman, A. Gilani, M. de Haas, I.C. Jong, S. Lambton, J. Wagenaar, C.A. Weeks and T.B. Rodenburg. 2013. The prevention and control of feather pecking: application to commercial systems. World's Poultry Science Journal. 69:775-787.
DOI: 10.1017/S0043933913000809
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The prevention and control of feather pecking in laying hens: identifying the underlying principles
Rodenburg, T.B., M. van Krimpen, I.C. Jong, E.N. de Haas, M.S. Kops, B.J. Rietstra, R.E. Nordquist, J. Wagenaar, M.W.P. Bestman and C.J. Nicol. 2013. The prevention and control of feather pecking in laying hens: identifying the underlying principles. World's Poultry Science Journal. 69:361-373.
DOI: 10.1017/S0043933913000354
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Performance of commercial laying hen genotypes on free range and organic farms in Switzerland, France and The Netherlands
Leenstra, F., V. Maurer, M.W.P. Bestman, F. van Sambeek, E. Zeltner, B. Reuvekamp, F. Galea and T. van Niekerk. 2012. Performance of commercial laying hen genotypes on free range and organic farms in Switzerland, France and The Netherlands. British Poultry Science. 53(3):282-290.
DOI: 10.1080/00071668.2012.703774
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Methicillin-resistant coagulase-negative staphylococci on pig farms as a reservoir of heterogeneous staphylococcal cassette chromosome mec elements
Tulinsky, P., A. Fluit, J. Wagenaar, D.J. Mevius, L.P.L. van de Vijver and B. Duim. 2012. Methicillin-resistant coagulase-negative staphylococci on pig farms as a reservoir of heterogeneous staphylococcal cassette chromosome mec elements. Applied Environmental Microbiology. 78(2):299-304.
DOI: 10.1128/AEM.05594-11
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Effect of production system, alternative treatments and calf rearing system on udder health in organic dairy cows
Wagenaar, J., P. Klocke, G. Butler, G. Smolders, J.H. Nielsen, A. Canever and C. Leifert. 2011. Effect of production system, alternative treatments and calf rearing system on udder health in organic dairy cows. NJAS - Wageningen Journal of Life Sciences. 2011(58):157-162.
DOI: 10.1016/j.njas.2011.06.001
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Bestman, M.W.P., P. Koene and J. Wagenaar. 2009. Influence of farm factors on the occurrence of feather pecking in organic reared hens and their predictability for feather pecking in the laying period. Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 121:120-125.
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Bloksma, J.R. and P.C. Struik. 2007. Coaching the process of designing a farm: using the healthy human as a metaphor for farm health. NJAS-Wageningen Journal of Life Sciences. 4:413-429.
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Wagenaar, J. and J. Langhout. 2007. Practical implications of increasing 'natural living' through suckling systems in organic dairy calf rearing. NJAS-Wageningen Journal of Life Sciences. 4:375-386.
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Napel, J. ten, F. Bianchi and M.W.P. Bestman. 2006. Utilising intrinsic robustness in agricultural production systems. TransForum Working Papers. , p. 32-53.
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Proceedings etc.


Role of range use in infections with parasites in laying hens
Bestman, M.W.P., T. van Niekerk, E.N. de Haas, V. Ferrante and S. Gunnarsson. 2019. Role of range use in infections with parasites in laying hens. In: ISAE 2019: Animal lives worth living. Bergen, Norway.
DOI: 10.3920/978-90-8686-889-6
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Wenker, M.L., E. Bokkers, C. Verwer, C.G. van Reenen, M.A.G. von Keyserlingk and D.M. Weary. 2019. Effect of cow-calf contact on motivation of dairy cows to access their calf. p. 47-47. In: WIAS Science Day 2019: Keeping the Balance. Lunteren, Netherlands. 18 Mar 2019.
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Effect of cow-calf contact on motivation of dairy cows to access their calf
Wenker, M.L., M.A.G. von Keyserlingk, E. Bokkers, B. Lecorps, C.G. van Reenen, C. Verwer and D.M. Weary. 2019. Effect of cow-calf contact on motivation of dairy cows to access their calf. p. 259-259. In: 53rd Congress of the International Society for Applied Ethology (ISAE): Animal Lives Worth Living. Bergen, Norway. 5 Aug 2019 → 9 Aug 2019.
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Dairy farming and biodiversity: seeking for a better balance
Eekeren, N.J.M. van, J.W. Erisman, J. de Wit, C.J. Koopmans, W.J.M. Cuijpers and N. Oerlemans. 2018. Dairy farming and biodiversity: seeking for a better balance. p. 685-687. In: EGF 2018: Sustainable meat and milk production from grasslands. Grassland Science in Europe. Cork, Ireland. 17-21 June 2018.
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Amazing Grazing: effect of cutting height and defoliation frequency on grass production and feeding value
Holshof, G., R.L.G. Zom and N.J.M. van Eekeren. 2018. Amazing Grazing: effect of cutting height and defoliation frequency on grass production and feeding value. p. 237-239. In: EGF 2018: Sustainable meat and milk production from grasslands. Grassland Science in Europe. Cork, Ireland. 17-21 June 2018.
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Effect of feeding the grass fibrous fraction obtained from biorefinery on N ans P utilisation of dairy cows
Pijlman MSc, J., S. Koopmans, G. de Haan, F. Lenssinck, K.M. van Houwelingen, J.P.M. Sanders, J.G.C. Deru and J.W. Erisman. 2018. Effect of feeding the grass fibrous fraction obtained from biorefinery on N ans P utilisation of dairy cows. p. 431-433. In: 20th Nitrogen Workshop: "Coupling C-N-P-S cycles". Rennes, France. 25-27 June 2018.
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Implication of cow-calf contact for dairy calf health and welfare
Wenker, M.L., E. Bokkers, C.G. van Reenen, I. de Boer and C. Verwer. 2018. Implication of cow-calf contact for dairy calf health and welfare. In: WIAS Science Day 2018. Wageningen University & Research. 5 Feb 2018.
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Feather pecking and cannibalism in 107 organic laying hen flocks in 8 European countries
Bestman, M.W.P., C. Verwer, F. Smajlhodzic, J. Heerkens, L. Hinrichsen, C. Brenninkmeyer, V. Ferrante, A. Willett and S. Gunnarsson. 2016. Feather pecking and cannibalism in 107 organic laying hen flocks in 8 European countries. p. 48. In: 16th International Conference on Production Diseases in Farm Animal. Wageningen. 20-23 June.
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Predation of free range laying hens.
Bestman, M.W.P. and J. Ouwejan. 2016. Predation of free range laying hens. p. 283. In: 50th Congress of the International Society for Applied Ethology. Edinburgh, United Kingdom. 12-15th July.
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Bottlenecks and solutions for introducing agroforestry
Luske, B., K. van Veluw and M. Vonk. 2016. Bottlenecks and solutions for introducing agroforestry: a case study for The Netherlands. In: 3rd European Agroforestry Conference 2016. Montpellier, France. 23-25 mei.
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Quality of apple trees and apples in poultry free range areas
Timmermans, B.G.H. and M.W.P. Bestman. 2016. Quality of apple trees and apples in poultry free range areas. p. 420-423. In: 3rd European Agroforestry Conference 2016. Montpellier, France. 23-25 mei.
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Goats choose to eat trees when having free choice
Bestman, M.W.P., M. Stoffelsma, C. Verwer and N.J.M. van Eekeren. 2014. Goats choose to eat trees when having free choice. p. 250-251. In: 2nd European Agroforestry Conference. Cottbus, Germany. 4-6 June.
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Introducing trees in dairy and poultry farms
Bestman, M.W.P., N.J.M. van Eekeren, B. Luske, M. Vonk, E. Anssems, M. Boosten and M. van Bree. 2014. Introducing trees in dairy and poultry farms: Experiences dairy and poultry farmers’ networks in The Netherlands. In: IFOAM Organic World Congress 2014. Istanbul, Turkey. 13-15 oktober 2014.
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Farm based breeding of dual purpose poultry
Nauta, W.J., G. Slingenbergh, W. Vredevoogd, J. Wagenaar and M.W.P. Bestman. 2014. Farm based breeding of dual purpose poultry: Experiences from a biodynamic poultry farm in The Netherlands. In: IFOAM Organic World Congress 2014. Istanbul, Turkey. 13-15 oktober 2014.
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Body condition in different genotypes in organic and free range egg production
Bestman, M.W.P., C. Verwer, V. Maurer, Z. Kepalaite, T. van Niekerk, B. Reuvekamp, F. Leenstra and F. van Sambeek. 2013. Body condition in different genotypes in organic and free range egg production. In: Poultry Welfare. Uppsala, Sweden. 17-20 juni 2013.
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Introducing trees in dutch dairy and poultry farms
Bestman, M.W.P. and N.J.M. van Eekeren. 2013. Introducing trees in dutch dairy and poultry farms. In: NJF Seminar 461. Bredsten, Denmark. 21-23 August 2013.
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From science to eduction for safeguarding poultry welfare
Ruis, M. and M.W.P. Bestman. 2013. From science to eduction for safeguarding poultry welfare. In: Poultry Welfare. Uppsala, Sweden. 17-20 June 2013.
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Preventive and alternative treatments of helminth parasites in organic dairy goats
Verwer, C. and N.J.M. van Eekeren. 2013. Preventive and alternative treatments of helminth parasites in organic dairy goats. In: 7th Novel Approaches Meeting. Toulouse. 25–28th March 2013.
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Performance of commercial laying hen genotypes on free range and organic farms in Switzerland, France and The Netherlands
Bestman, M.W.P., F. Leenstra, V. Maurer, F. van Sambeek, E. Zeltner, B. Reuvekamp, Z. Amsler-Kepalaite, F. Gaela and T. van Niekerk. 2012. Performance of commercial laying hen genotypes on free range and organic farms in Switzerland, France and The Netherlands. In: 2nd Organic Animal Husbandry Conference. Hamburg/Trenthorst, Germany. Sep 12-14, 2012.
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Health and welfare in organic laying hens in The Netherlands
Bestman, M.W.P. and J. Wagenaar. 2012. Health and welfare in organic laying hens in The Netherlands. p. 156-158. In: 2nd Organic Animal Husbandry Conference. Hamburg/Trenthorst, Germany. Sep 12-14, 2012.
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Agroforestry as the answer to some trouble with free range chickens
Bestman, M.W.P., N.J.M. van Eekeren and J. Wagenaar. 2012. Agroforestry as the answer to some trouble with free range chickens. In: European agroforestry Conference - Priorities for European Agroforestry. Brussels. October 9-10, 2012.
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Effect of vitamin E and selenium and different types of milk on health and growth of organic goat kids
Smolders, G., N.J.M. van Eekeren and W. Govaerts. 2012. Effect of vitamin E and selenium and different types of milk on health and growth of organic goat kids. p. 247-250. In: Tackling the Future Challenges of Organic Animal Husbandry, 2nd OAHC. Hamburg/Trenthorst, Germany. Sep 12-14, 2012.
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Rearing organic dairy calves - alternative rearing and weaning methods
Verwer, C. 2012. Rearing organic dairy calves - alternative rearing and weaning methods. In: 2nd Organic Animal Husbandry Conference. Hamburg, Germany. September 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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Low Input Breeds: search for the ideal laying hens for organic and free range systems (presentation)
Leenstra, F., V. Maurer, M.W.P. Bestman, E. Zeltner, T. van Niekerk and F. van Sambeek. 2011. Low Input Breeds: search for the ideal laying hens for organic and free range systems (presentation). In: Edinburgh. 7th Poultry Breeders Roundtable. 5-7 October 2011.
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Wagenaar, J. 2009. Happy Dutch organic calves: suckling systems in organic dairying in the Netherlands. p. 17-22. In: ANIPLAN workshop. 30.03-01.04.2008.
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Wagenaar, J., P. Klocke, G. Butler, A. Borsari and G. Smolders. 2009. Effect of production system, alternative treatments and calf rearing systems on udder health in dairy cows. p. 22-25. In: International Congres on Food and Nutrition & EU Quality Low-Input Food Project (Final Conference). Antalya, Turkey. 22-25 April 2009.
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Feed composition and strategies to improve poly-unsaturated fatty acid levels in organic cow milk
Wit, J. de and A. de Vries. 2008. Feed composition and strategies to improve poly-unsaturated fatty acid levels in organic cow milk. p. 760-763. In: Second scientific conference of the International Society of Organic Agricultural Research (ISOFAR). Modena, Italy. 18-20 June 2008.
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Wagenaar, J. and J. Langhout. 2007. Suckling systems in calf rearing in organic dairy farming in the Netherlands. In: 3 rd QLIF Congress. Hohenheim. 20-23 March 2007.
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Bestman, M.W.P. and J. Wagenaar. 2006. Welfare of organic laying hens. In: the 1st IFOAM International Conference on Animals in Organic Production. Minnesota, USA. 23-25 August.
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Bestman, M.W.P. and J. Wagenaar. 2006. Feather pecking in organic rearing hens. In: Joint Organic Congress. Odense, Denmark. 30-31 May 2006.
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Bestman, M.W.P. and V. Maurer. 2006. Health and welfare in organic poultry in Europe: state of the art and future challenges. In: Joint Organic Congress. Odense, Denmark. 30-31 May 2006.
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Iepema, G., J. Wagenaar and M.W.P. Bestman. 2006. Parasitic worms in organic laying hens. p. 518-519. In: European joint organic congress: Organic Farming and European rural development. Odense/DK. 30-31 May 2006.
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Langhout, J. and J. Wagenaar. 2006. Suckling, a natural calf rearing system for organic dairy farms. In: Joint Organic Congress. Odense, Denmark. 30-31 May 2006.
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Wagenaar, J., J. Langhout and M.W.P. Bestman. 2006. Potential of suckling systems in calf rearing in organic dairy farming in The Netherlands: practical implementation and liveweight development. In: 1 st IFOAM International conference on animals in organic production. Minnesota,USA. 23-23 August 2006.
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Wagenaar, J. and M.W.P. Bestman. 2006. Towards animal oriented rearing methods in organic production systems. In: International Training and Exchange workshop, QLIF project. Driebergen. 20-22 February 2006.
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Brochures, books & reports


Oriënterende ammoniak- en methaanmetingen in de Kwatrijnstal
Deru, J.G.C., A. Hensen, D. van Dinther, A. Frumau, P. van den Bulk and H. Antonissen. 2018. Oriënterende ammoniak- en methaanmetingen in de Kwatrijnstal. Rep. 2018-021 LbD. Louis Bolk Instituut, Bunnik. 29 p.
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Strooiselstalsystemen: ammoniak en andere emissies, dierwelzijn en mestkwaliteit
Pijlman MSc, J., G. Monteny and J. de Wit. 2018. Litter housing systems: ammonia and other emissions, animal welfare and manure quality. (In Dutch, with English abstract.). Rep. 2018-027 LbD. Louis Bolk Instituut, Bunnik. 57 p.
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Verkenning Kalf bij de Koe
Verwer, C., L. Daniels, A. Antonis and R. Ferwerda-van Zonneveld. 2018. State of the art Dam Rearing of Calves – a sector-wide assessment of scientific and practical knowledge on dam-rearing systems. (In Dutch, with English abstract.). Louis Bolk Instituut, Bunnik. 64 p.
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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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Participatie advies melkveehouderij Krimpenerwaard
Bestman, M.W.P., N.J.M. van Eekeren and A. de Zeeuw. 2017. Participatie advies melkveehouderij Krimpenerwaard. Rep. 2017-011 LbD. Louis Bolk Instituut, Bunnik. 38 p.
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Systeeminnovatie Beweiden Veenweiden
Hoekstra, N.J., N.J.M. van Eekeren, G. Holshof, H. Rijneveld, K. van Houwelingen and F. Lenssinck. 2017. Systeeminnovatie Beweiden Veenweiden: Eindrapportage 2015‐2016. Rep. 2017‐009 LbD. Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen. 54 p.
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Wat zijn de mogelijkheden om een leverbotinfectie van melkvee te voorkomen?
Neijenhuis, F., C. Verwer and J. Verkaik. 2017. Possibilities to prevent infection with liver fluke in dairy cattle. (In Dutch.). Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen. 66 p.
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Kwaliteit van appelbomen en appels in kippenuitlopen. Groeiseizoen 2016
Timmermans, B.G.H. and M.W.P. Bestman. 2017. Quality of apple trees and apples in poultry free range areas - results season 2016. (In Dutch.). Rep. 2016-031 LbP. Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen. 26 p.
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Analyse en advies pilot Boeren voor Natuur op Twickel
Zanen, M., G. Heusinkveld, F. Schuring and T. Verdonschot. 2017. Analyse en advies pilot Boeren voor Natuur op Twickel: Effecten op bodemvruchtbaarheid en diergezondheid. Rep. 2017-007 LbP. Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen. 50 p.
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Monitoring van functionele agrobiodiversiteit in de melkveehouderij: ontwikkeling van KPI’s
Zijlstra, J., P.W. Blokland, N.J.M. van Eekeren, G. Migchels, N. Polman and M.W.P. Bestman. 2017. Monitoring van functionele agrobiodiversiteit in de melkveehouderij: ontwikkeling van KPI’s. Rep. 2017-032 LbD. Wageningen Livestock Research. 50 p.
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Uitval van bedrijfsmatig gehouden kippen door toedoen van roofvogels
Bestman, M.W.P. 2016. Mortality of free range poultry due to predation. (In Dutch.). Rep. 2016-005 LbD. Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen. 58 p.
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Wilde vogels in en bij kippenuitlopen in relatie tot beplanting en landschap
Bestman, M.W.P. and J. Wagenaar. 2016. Wild birds in poultry free range areas in relation to woody vegetation and landscape. (In Dutch, with English abstract.). Rep. 2015-041 LbD. Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen. 39 p.
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Geschiktheid van de Kringloopwijzer als beleidsinstrument - expert judgement
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Timmermans, B.G.H. and M.W.P. Bestman. 2016. Quality of apple trees and apples grown in outdoor ranges for chickens: growing season 2015. (In Dutch.). Rep. 2016-008 LbD. Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen. 24 p.
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Wit, J. de, M.W.P. Bestman and H. Corten. 2016. Red clover as poultry feed: research results 2015/2016. (In Dutch.). Rep. 2016-033 LbD. Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen. 18 p.
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Bestman, M.W.P. 2015. Trees for chickens. (In Dutch, with English abstract.). Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen. 24 p.
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Hin, K.J., J. Wagenaar, A.J. van der Zijpp and W.J. van der Weijden. 2013. Chicken: A complex piece of meat –market mechanisms, supply chain relations and integrated sustainability. (In Dutch.). Wetenschappelijke Raad voor Integrale Duurzame Landbouw en Voeding (RIDL&V), Zeist. 34 p.
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蛋鸡的信号 (Poultry signals, laying hens. A practical guide for layer focused management - in Chinese)
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Vijver, L.P.L. van de, C. Verwer, N. Bondt and D.J. Mevius. 2012. Antibiotic resistance in Dutch organic pig farming: is MRSA also present within organic pigs and within pig farmers? (In Dutch, with English abstract.). Rep. 2012-019 GV. Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen. 35 p.
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Maatregelen t.b.v. een betere groei van opfokhennen
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Weren van roofvogels uit de kippenuitloop
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Bestman, M.W.P., M. Ruis, J. Heijmans and K. van Middelkoop. 2011. Kipsignalen (herdruk). 112 p.
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Signes de poules
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Gezondheidsvoordelen van schapenmelk
Mors, R. ter and J. de Wit. 2011. Health benefits of sheep milk. (In Dutch, with English abstract.). Rep. 2011-011 LbD. Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen. 53 p.
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Van kuiken tot kip
Niekerk, T. van, B. Reuvekamp, M.W.P. Bestman and J. Wagenaar. 2011. From chick to chicken. (In Dutch.). Wageningen UR Livestock Research, Lelystad. 35 p.
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Sturen in melkproductie en melksamenstelling: Verkennende studie naar de effecten van Clinoptiloliet
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Poultry Signals: a practical guide for poultry-oriented management
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Segnali dal pollo: Guida pratica per l'allevamento avicolo
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Hühnersignale
Bestman, M.W.P., M. Ruis, K. van Middelkoop and J. Heijmans. 2010. Hühnersignale: Praxisleitfaden für eine tiergerechte Hühnerhaltung. Roodbont, Zutphen. 112 p.
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Familiekudde State of the Art
Dixhoorn, I. van, A. Evers, A. Janssen, G. Smolders, S. Spoelstra, J. Wagenaar and C. Verwer. 2010. Familiekudde State of the Art. Rep. BioKennis Rapport 268. BioKennis. 63 p.
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Dixhoorn, I. van, G. Smolders, C. Verwer and J. Cornelissen. 2010. The Family Herd: a solution for a natural and sustainable dairy farming. (In Dutch.). 12 p.
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Minder en anders Bemesten
Scholberg, J., C. ter Berg, J.J.M. Staps and J. van Strien. 2010. Minder en anders Bemesten: Voordelen van maaimeststoffen voor teelt van najaarsspinazie: Resultaten veldproef Joost van Strien, in Ens, 2009 [with summary in English]. Rep. 2010-007LBP. Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen. 44 p.
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Mineralenvoorziening van geiten
Smolders, G., N.J.M. van Eekeren and W. Govaerts. 2010. Mineralenvoorziening van geiten. Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen. 60 p.
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Biologische leghennen: gezond, gezonder, gezondst
Bestman, M.W.P. and J. Wagenaar. 2009. Organic laying hens: healthy, healthier, healthiest. (In Dutch, with English abstract.). Rep. LD17. Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen. 65 p.
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Kipsignalen
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Kippenuitloop Gezond en Groen
Bestman, M.W.P., R.B. Loefs, H. de Vries and G.J.H.M. van der Burgt. 2009. Kippenuitloop Gezond en Groen: Inspiratie en ideeën voor ontwerp en uitvoering. Rep. LV74. Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen. 21 p.
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Mineralenbelasting van de kippenuitloop
Burgt, G.J.H.M. van der and M.W.P. Bestman. 2009. Minerals in chicken outdoor run. (In Dutch, with English abstract.). Rep. LV76. Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen. 36 p.
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Familiekudde: Melkveehouderijontwerpen vanuit de behoeften van de koe en de maatschappij
Dixhoorn, I. van, A. Janssen, Z. van de Vegte and C. Verwer. 2009. Familiekudde: Melkveehouderijontwerpen vanuit de behoeften van de koe en de maatschappij.
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Weidegang in de biologische melkgeitenhouderij
Pijlman MSc, J. 2009. Weidegang in de biologische melkgeitenhouderij: Resultaten onderzoek 2008. Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen. 71 p.
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Opfok van biologische leghennen in verschillende Europese landen
Bestman, M.W.P. 2008. Organic rearing of hens in different European countries. (In Dutch, with English abstract.). Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen. 26 p.
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De kosten van opfok van een nieuwe, ziektevrije veestapel
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Wenum, H. van and N.J.M. van Eekeren. 2008. Geiten éénmaal daags melken: Een literatuuronderzoek. Rep. Biogeit 13. Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen. 26 p.
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Smolders, G., M.W.P. Bestman and I. Eijck. 2007. Vision health and welfare organic farm animals. (In Dutch, with English abstract.). Rep. rapport 55. Aninal Science Group (wur), Wageningen. 40 p.
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Iepema, G., L. Buurke and J. Cornelissen. 2006. Lammeren bij de geit: Een inventarisatie van de mogelijkheden. Rep. Biogeit 5. Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen. 38 p.
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Rearing calves with cows
Wagenaar, J. and J. Langhout. 2006. Rearing calves with cows: Nature works! Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen. 12 p.
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Wagenaar, J. and J. Langhout. 2006. Kalveren bij de koe: De natuur werkt! Rep. LV60. Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen. 12 p.
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Bestman, M.W.P. 2002. Kippen houden zonder verenpikken. De biologische legpluimveehouderij als uitgangspunt. Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen. 100 p.
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State-of- the-Art Dam Rearing of Calves – a sector-wide assessment of scientific and practical knowledge on dam-rearing systems in The Netherlands
Verwer, C. and L. Daniels. 2019. State-of- the-Art Dam Rearing of Calves – a sector-wide assessment of scientific and practical knowledge on dam-rearing systems in The Netherlands. In: Bunnik.
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Professional apple orchards in poultry free range areas. Get revenues from your investment in animal welfare.
Bestman, M.W.P. and B.G.H. Timmermans. 2018. Professional apple orchards in poultry free range areas. Get revenues from your investment in animal welfare. 2 p.
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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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Op Schier start onze melkrevolutie
Erisman, J.W. 2018. Op Schier start onze melkrevolutie. Dagblad van het Noorden. 26 mei 2018, p. 14.
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CORE Organic Cofund FreeBirds
Gunnarsson, S., V. Ferrante, A. Brinch Riber, M.W.P. Bestman, J. Marchewka, F. Tuyttens, A. Ipek, T. van Niekerk and B. Rodenburg. 2018. CORE Organic Cofund FreeBirds: Encouraging organic chickens and hens to be more outdoors.
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Agroforestry en het melkveebedrijf
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Voedselbeschikbaarheid voor weidevogels
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Mini-paper - Skills for the future robust and resilient dairy farming - curriculum for farmers and farm advisor
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Schade door roofvogels bij uitloopkippen
Bestman, M.W.P. 2017. Schade door roofvogels bij uitloopkippen. Pluimveehouderij. 47e jaargang(4 mei):22-23.
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Ervaringen met het ‘Kiemrad’
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Leverbotbestrijding: risico's & kansen deel II: vang slak in plaats van bot
Verkaik, J., F. Neijenhuis and C. Verwer. 2017. Liver fluke prevention: risks and opportunities part II: catch snail instead of fluke. (In Dutch, with English abstract.). Ekoland. juli/aug, p. 20-21.
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Leverbotbestrijding: risico’s & kansen
Verwer, C., J. Verkaik and F. Neijenhuis. 2017. Liver fluke prevention: risks and opportunities - instrument for farm risk factor analysis. (In Dutch.). Ekoland. juni, p. 24-25.
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Resultaten onderzoek bio ook interessant voor gangbaar
Bestman, M.W.P., C. Verwer and J. Heerkens. 2016. Results of organic poultry study also relevant for conventional poultry systems. (In Dutch.). Pluimveehouderij. 46:22-24.
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Wilde vogels in de kippenuitloop
Bestman, M.W.P. and J. Wagenaar. 2016. Wild birds in outdoor chicken ranges. (In Dutch.). Pluimveehouderij. 46:30-31.
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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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Meer aandacht voor mineralenvoorziening
Pijlman MSc, J., N.J.M. van Eekeren, J. Wagenaar and J. de Wit. 2016. Meer aandacht voor mineralenvoorziening. V-focus. Juni 2016, p. 37-39.
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Klimaatrichtlijnen op basis welzijnsonderzoek
Vicca, J., W. Govaerts and C. Verwer. 2016. Indoor climate guidelines for dairy goat farms: Animal welfare study shows that light intensity could be improved. (In Dutch.). V-focus. April:40-41.
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Meer krachtvoer economisch vaak aantrekkelijk
Wit, J. de and S. van de Goor. 2016. Higher concentrate levels are often economically viable. To secure regionality of organic dairy production an additional standard is needed. (In Dutch.). Ekoland. December, p. 24-26.
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Fruitteelt in de kippenuitloop: zelf doen, uitbesteden of samenwerken
Bestman, M.W.P., A. Manintveld and J.R. Bloksma. 2015. Fruit production in outdoor chicken ranges: do-it-yourself, contract a specialist, or collaborate. (In Dutch.). Pluimveehouderij. 45:22-24.
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Promoting good health and welfare in organic laying hens
Bestman, M.W.P., C. Verwer, C. Brenninkmeyer, U. Knierim, J.T. Soerensen, L. Hinrichsen, A. Willett, K. Niebuhr, F. Smajlhodzic, P. Errari, V. Ferrante, S. Gunnarsson, F. Tuyttens and J. Heerkens. 2015. Promoting good health and welfare in organic laying hens: Recommendations to ensure hen health and welfare in organic husbandry. Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen. 9 p.
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Diergezondheid en welzijn van biologische leghennen. Aanbevelingen naar aanleiding van Europees onderzoek Healthy Hens.
Bestman, M.W.P., C. Verwer, C. Brenninkmeyer, U. Knierim, J.T. Soerensen, L. Hinrichsen, A. Willett, K. Niebuhr, F. Smajlhodzic, P. Errari, V. Ferrante, S. Gunnarsson, F. Tuyttens and J. Heerkens. 2015. Promoting health and welfare in organic laying hens. Recommendations based on the European research project HealthyHens. (In Dutch.). Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen. 9 p.
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Kip in 't fruit, boom in de uitloop
Bestman, M.W.P., J.R. Bloksma and A. Manintveld. 2015. Opportunities for collaboration between fruit growers and poultry farmers. (In Dutch.). Ekoland. juli/augustus 2015, p. 24-26.
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Voederbomen in de wei
Eekeren, N.J.M. van, B. Luske, M. Vonk and E. Anssems. 2015. Fodder trees in pastures: Leaves are a healthy and nutritious supplement to the regular diet of ruminant livestock. (In Dutch.). Ekoland. Februari 2015, p. 22-23.
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Bijen horen er bij
Janmaat, L. and B. Luske. 2015. Where would we be without bees? Bees take care of pollination and contribute to on-farm biodiversity. (In Dutch.). Ekoland. september 2015, p. 14-15.
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Leverbot in kaart gebracht
Verkaik, J. and C. Verwer. 2015. Liver fluke disease: prevalence in the Netherlands. (In Dutch.). V-Focus. Juni 2015, p. 27-29.
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Samenvatting project Kip en Ei: Een verkenning naar de toepassing van insecteneiwit in pluimveevoer
Verwer, C., M. Peters and E. Michels. 2015. Chicken & Egg: Exploring the use of sustainable insect protein in poultry feed Project Summary. (In Dutch, with English abstract.).
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Leverbot in kaart gebracht
Wagenaar, J. 2015. Like fluke disease: diagnosis, treatment and prevention. (In Dutch.). Ekoland. Maart 2015, p. 24-25.
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KAT kijkt strenger
Bestman, M.W.P. 2014. KAT's requirements for outdoor range areas are stricter. (In Dutch.). Pluimveehouderij. 44:24-25.
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Walnoten in de uitloop
Bestman, M.W.P. and A. Oosterbaan. 2014. Walnut trees in outdoor ranges. (In Dutch, with English abstract.). Pluimveehouderij. 44:26-27.
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Algen in kippenvoer
Bestman, M.W.P. and C. Verwer. 2014. Algae in chicken feed. (In Dutch.). Pluimveehouderij. 28 februari 2014, p. 24-25.
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Agroforestry, hype of duurzaam perspectief?
Bestman, M.W.P. and L. Janmaat. 2014. Agroforestry, hype or sustainable prospect? Research shows that agroforestry is useful, but is it also profitable? (In Dutch.). Ekoland. Juli/augustus, p. 22-23.
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In grasland meeste risico
Bestman, M.W.P. and T. Vogel. 2014. AI risk greatest in outdoor range areas with grasses. (In Dutch.). Pluimveehouderij. 44:30-31.
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Goud van Oud Grasland #2
Bomhof, B., N.J.M. van Eekeren and G. Iepema. 2014. Goud van Oud Grasland #2.
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Goud van Oud Grasland #1
Bomhof, B., N.J.M. van Eekeren, G. Iepema and L. Daniels. 2014. Goud van Oud Grasland #1.
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Goud van Oud Grasland #3
Bomhof, B., N.J.M. van Eekeren, G. Iepema and M.W. van Bruggen. 2014. grass production, feed, biodiversity, water regulation, CO2. (In Dutch.).
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Zo doen de Denen het
Dokter, B. and M.W.P. Bestman. 2014. Poultry farming the Danish way. (In Dutch, with English abstract.). Pluimveehouderij. 44:28-29.
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Samenvatting conceptueel kader Biodiversiteit in de melkveehouderij
Erisman, J.W., N.J.M. van Eekeren, W.J.M. Cuijpers and J. de Wit. 2014. Biodiversity in dairy farming: Investing in resilience and risk reduction. (In Dutch, with English abstract.).
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Biovermeerdering in de lift
Bestman, M.W.P. 2013. Organic poultry breeding on the rise. (In Dutch.). Pluimveehouderij. 31 mei, p. 15.
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Pluimvee en boomgaard in symbiose
Bestman, M.W.P. 2013. Symbiosis between poultry and orchard. (In Dutch.). Ekoland. mei 2013, p. 12-13.
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Broer van de hen afmesten
Bestman, M.W.P. 2013. Fattening the brother of the laying hen. (In Dutch.). Pluimveehouderij. 43:12.
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Veren tussen het fruit
Bestman, M.W.P. 2013. Feathers between the fruit. (In Dutch.). Pluimveehouderij. 18 januari 2013, p. 22-23.
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In alle rust.
Bestman, M.W.P. 2013. In peace. (In Dutch.). Pluimveehouderij. 18 oktober 2013, p. 30-31.
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Gelijkspel
Bestman, M.W.P., C. Verwer, F. Leenstra, T. van Niekerk and B. Reuvekamp. 2013. Feather pecking damage the same in organic and free range hens. (In Dutch.). Pluimveehouderij. 16 augustus, p. 29.
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Buitenlust
Bestman, M.W.P. and M. Boosten. 2013. Pleasure Outside. (In Dutch.). Pluimveehouderij. 6 september 2013, p. 26-27.
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Nieuwsbrief Bodemacademie #17
Bodemacademie. 2013. Newsletter Soil Academy #17. (In Dutch.). Louis Bolk Instituut; CLM, Driebergen; Culemborg.
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The ideal hen for organic and free range systems
Maurer, V., Z. Amsler-Kepalaite, E. Zeltner, F. Leenstra, T. van Niekerk, B. Reuvekamp, M.W.P. Bestman, C. Verwer, F. van Sambeek and F. Galea. 2013. The ideal hen for organic and free range systems. In: Annual meeting of the Swiss Association for Animal Production. IAG Posieux.
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Database in de maak
Niekerk, T. van, B. Reuvekamp and M.W.P. Bestman. 2013. Developing a new database. (In Dutch.). Pluimveehouderij. 8 februari 2013, p. 26-27.
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Verwer, C., G. Smolders, L.P.L. van de Vijver, N.J.M. van Eekeren, A.J.T.M. Hospers-Brands and A. van der Marel. 2013. Antibiotica in grond en water: Via plant weer in mens en dier. Veehouder en Veearts. 27(1):12.
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Antibiotica in grond en water: Via plant weer in mens en dier
Verwer, C., G. Smolders, L.P.L. van de Vijver, N.J.M. van Eekeren, A.J.T.M. Hospers-Brands and A. van der Marel. 2013. Antibiotics in soil and water: via plants back to humans and animals. (In Dutch.). V-focus. Februari 2013, p. 34-35.
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Helminth parasite control in organic dairy goats
Verwer, C. and N.J.M. van Eekeren. 2013. Helminth parasite control in organic dairy goats. Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen. 1 p.
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Biokennisbericht #29: Zuivel en Rundvlees. Thema: Kruiden en de mineralenvoorziening
Eekeren, N.J.M. van, A. Beeckman, L. Sobry and W. Govaerts. 2012. Biokennisbericht #29: Dairy and Beef. Theme: Herbs and mineral supply. (In Dutch.). Biokennisbericht #29. Biokennis.
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Duurmelken bij koeien?
Eekeren, N.J.M. van, W. Govaerts and G. Smolders. 2012. Persistent milking with cows? (In Dutch.). V-focus. Februari 2012, p. 35-37.
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Kruiden in grasland en de gezondheid van melkvee - Deel 1: De potentiële medicinale waarde van kruiden in grasland
Wagenaar, J. 2012. Kruiden in grasland en de gezondheid van melkvee - Deel 1: De potentiële medicinale waarde van kruiden in grasland. Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen. 5 p.
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Herbs in grassland and health of   the dairy herd - Part 1: The potential medicinal value of pasture herbs
Wagenaar, J. 2012. Herbs in grassland and health of the dairy herd - Part 1: The potential medicinal value of pasture herbs. Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen. 5 p.
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Kruiden in grasland en de gezondheid van melkvee - Deel 2: Kennis van veehouders over kruiden en diergezondheid  verkend met 'free lists' methode
Wagenaar, J. 2012. Kruiden in grasland en de gezondheid van melkvee - Deel 2: Kennis van veehouders over kruiden en diergezondheid verkend met 'free lists' methode. Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen. 6 p.
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Herbs in grassland and health of   the dairy herd - Part 2: Using free-lists to explore farmers’ knowledge about herbs  and cows health
Wagenaar, J. 2012. Herbs in grassland and health of the dairy herd - Part 2: Using free-lists to explore farmers’ knowledge about herbs and cows health. Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen. 6 p.
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Antibioticagebruik bij bio-geiten erg laag
Wagenaar, J. and N.J.M. van Eekeren. 2012. Antibiotics use low with organic goats. (In Dutch.). V-focus. Augustus 2012, p. 32-33.
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Samenvatting van Kuiken naar Kip
Bestman, M.W.P. 2011. Summary ‘From Chick to Hen’: Feather-pecking in laying hens. (In Dutch.).
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Vrije uitloopkippen vaak ten prooi aan roofvogels
Bestman, M.W.P. and D.W. van Liere. 2011. Free-range chicken often victim of birds of prey. (In Dutch.). De Aanjager. april 2011, p. 5.
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Moeilijk te verjagen
Bestman, M.W.P. and D.W. van Liere. 2011. Difficult to get rid of. (In Dutch.). Pluimveehouderij. 25 november 2011, p. 26-28.
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Biokennisbericht #14: Geiten en schapen
Eekeren, N.J.M. van. 2011. Grazing of goats. (In Dutch.). Biokennis.
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Biokennisbericht #13: Geiten en schapen
Eekeren, N.J.M. van and W. Govaerts. 2011. Bioknowledge message #13: Goat and sheep. Theme: persistent milking / Perennial lactation. (In Dutch.). Biokennis.
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Een stevige optimist
Leenstra, F., T. van Niekerk, B. Reuvekamp and M.W.P. Bestman. 2011. A robust optimist. (In Dutch.). Pluimveehouderij. 4 maart 2011, p. 22-23.
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De ideale biologische leghen
Leenstra, F., T. van Niekerk, M.W.P. Bestman and B. Reuvekamp. 2011. The ideal organic laying hen. (In Dutch.). Poster Biovak 2011, Zwolle. 1 p.
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Auf der Suche nach der besten Freilandhenne: Erste Resultate des EU-Projektes «LowInputBreeds» bei Bio-/Freilandhennen
Maurer, V., E. Zeltner, A. Zivile, T. van Niekerk, F. Leenstra, B. Reuvekamp and M.W.P. Bestman. 2011. Auf der Suche nach der besten Freilandhenne: Erste Resultate des EU-Projektes «LowInputBreeds» bei Bio-/Freilandhennen. Schweizerische Geflügelzeitung. 2/11, p. 17-19.
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Juiste kip voor uitloop
Niekerk, T. van, B. Reuvekamp and M.W.P. Bestman. 2011. The right hen for outdoor ranges. (In Dutch.). Pluimveehouderij. 11 februari 2011, p. 26-27.
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Standardization and the 3Rconcept in animal testing -  'Effects and benefits of refinement in two test protocols'
Verwer, C. 2011. Standardization and the 3Rconcept in animal testing - 'Effects and benefits of refinement in two test protocols'. PhD Diss. Utrecht University, Utrecht. 188 p.
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Geiten: Klim- en schuurmogelijkheden in de wei en in de stal
Verwer, C. 2011. Environmental enrichment for dairy goats: Climbing and grooming devices. (In Dutch.). p. 29-32. In M.B.M. Bracke et al. (ed.) Verbeteren welzijnsprestaties in de biologische veehouderij: Korte termijn prioriteiten en aanzet tot lange termijn visie. Wageningen UR Livestock Research, Lelystad.
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Aanbieden van ruwvoer: effect op dier en gezondheid bij opfok- en leghennen (Presentatie)
Verwer, C. and J. Wagenaar. 2011. Providing roughage: effects on poultry health (Presentation). (In Dutch.).
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Biokennisbericht #24: Zuivel en Rundveevlees
Verwer, C. and J. Wagenaar. 2011. Bioknowledge message #24: Dairy and Beef. Theme: Prolonged suckling systems. (In Dutch.). Biokennis.
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Verwer, C., J. Wagenaar and T. Veldkamp. 2011. Start feeding fibres during the rearing period of layerhens. (In Dutch.). Pluimveehouderij. 14-10-2011, p. 32-33.
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Biokennisbericht #9: Geiten en schapen
Verwer, C. and N.J.M. van Eekeren. 2011. Bioknowledge message #9: Goats and sheep; Theme: Scenery enrichment for goats. (In Dutch.). Biokennis.
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Pluimvee: aanbieden van ruwvoer
Wagenaar, J. 2011. Poultry: Providing roughage. (In Dutch.). p. 19-23. In M.B.M. Bracke et al. (ed.) Verbeteren welzijnsprestaties in de biologische veehouderij: Korte termijn prioriteiten en aanzet tot lange termijn visie. Wageningen UR Livestock Research, Lelystad.
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Samenvatting van Kuiken naar Kip
Wagenaar, J. 2011. Summary ‘From Chick to Hen’: Preventive measures to minimize feather pecking during rearing. (In Dutch.).
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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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Bestman, M.W.P. and J. Wagenaar. 2010. Blakend in de buitenlucht. De pluimveehouderij. 2010-2, p. 26-27.
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Biokennisbericht #7: Geiten
Eekeren, N.J.M. van. 2010. Biokennisbericht #7: Geiten: Thema: Lammeren grazen op een veldkavel.
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Zwavelvoorziening op melkveebedrijven
Eekeren, N.J.M. van, W. Govaerts and G. Smolders. 2010. Zwavelvoorziening op melkveebedrijven: Tekorten leiden tot verminderde eiwitvorming bij plant en dier. Ekoland. 4-2010, p. 24-25.
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Possibilities for Breeding in Organic Dairy Farming
Nauta, W.J. 2010. Possibilities for Breeding in Organic Dairy Farming. Ecology and farming. Februari 2010, p. 42-45.
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Bij geiten selenium meestal (te) hoog
Smolders, G., N.J.M. van Eekeren and W. Govaerts. 2010. Bij geiten selenium meestal (te) hoog. V-focus. april 2010, p. 22-23.
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Leren van Bio-opfok
Wagenaar, J. 2010. Learning from organic rearing. (In Dutch.). Pluimveehouderij. 40:28-29.
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Biokennisbericht #6: Geiten
Eekeren, N.J.M. van. 2009. Biokennisbericht #6: Geiten: 'Aflammeren voor topsporters'.
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Eekeren, N.J.M. van. 2009. Biokennisbericht #4: Geiten: Een goede ruwvoerderkwaliteit is de basis.
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Biokennisbericht #5: Geiten
Eekeren, N.J.M. van, W. Govaerts and J. de Wit. 2009. Biokennisbericht #5: Geiten: Benutting van najaarsgras. Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen.
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Zinkgehalte geit niet altijd op peil
Smolders, G., N.J.M. van Eekeren and W. Govaerts. 2009. Zinkgehalte geit niet altijd op peil. V-focus. december 2009, p. 19-21.
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Veluw , K. van. 2009. Vitaliteit: Een betere balans tussen materie en intuïtie. Ekoland. 2009-1, p. 37.
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Verwer, C. 2009. Ruwvoer in dagrantsoen biologisch pluimvee.
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Verwer, C. 2009. Ruwvoer in de biologische pluimveehouderij. Nieuwsbrief Biologische Pluimvee Vereniging. april 2009, p. 2-3.
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Verwer, C. and J. Wagenaar. 2009. Ruwvoer in de biologische pluimveehouderij. BioKennisbericht Pluimveevlees & eieren.
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Wagenaar, J. 2009. Melkvet en -eiwit, indicatie voor weerstand. V-focus. december 2009, p. 26-27.
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Natuurlijke weerstand in de melkveehouderij
Wagenaar, J. 2009. Natuurlijke weerstand in de melkveehouderij.
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Wagenaar, J. 2009. Kalveren bij de koe uit de mode?: Biologische melkveehouders moeten nog verder over de streep worden getrokken. Ekoland. 2009-5, p. 16-17.
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Wagenaar, J. and G. Smolders. 2009. Weerstand: Wondermiddel of eigen vaardigheid verbeteren? Ekoland. 2009-6, p. 22-23.
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Afname van uitval en verenpikken bij biologische legkippen
Bestman, M.W.P. 2008. Afname van uitval en verenpikken bij biologische legkippen. BioKennis nieuwsflits.
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Verschillen in de opfok van biologische leghennen tussen Europese landen
Bestman, M.W.P. 2008. Verschillen in de opfok van biologische leghennen tussen Europese landen.
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Verslag internationaal Bioland Pluimveesymposium
Bestman, M.W.P. 2008. Verslag internationaal Bioland Pluimveesymposium.
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Kippenmest in de uitloop: maatregelen nodig
Burgt, G.J.H.M. van der and M.W.P. Bestman. 2008. Kippenmest in de uitloop: maatregelen nodig.
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Eekeren, N.J.M. van. 2008. Biokennis bericht geitenhouderij: Voordelen geitenmelk in beeld.
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Eekeren, N.J.M. van, E. Anssems and T. van Korven. 2008. Nieuwsbrief Melk en mineralen# 7: In dit vierjarig project wordt de fosfaatkringloop op melkveebedrijven in het gebied rond de Loonse en Dunense Duinen geoptimaliseerd. Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen.
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Eekeren, N.J.M. van and W. Govaerts. 2008. Bedrijfsnetwerk Biologische Schapen- en Geitenzuivel. Ekoland. 6-2008, p. 24-25.
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Eekeren, N.J.M. van and W. Govaerts. 2008. Geitenhouderij in Frankrijk: zeer gevarieerd. Geitenhouderij. Februari 2008, p. 26-27.
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Wagenaar, J. and J. Langhout. 2008. Suckling systems improve natural living in organic dairy calves. QLIF Newsletter.
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Wit, J. de. 2008. Melkproductie uitbreiden? Afspraken maken met akkerbouwers voor het verbouwen van grasklaver. Ekoland. 2008-6, p. 22-23.
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Wit, J. de. 2008. Duur krachtvoer: minder voeren economisch aantrekkelijk? Ekoland. 2008-3, p. 24-25.
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Iepema, G. and N.J.M. van Eekeren. 2007. Kostprijs en onderscheidendheid centraal op themadag BIOGEIT: 'Blijf letten op de signalen die de geit zelf geeft!'. Ekoland. Januari 2007, p. 20-21.
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Iepema, G., N.J.M. van Eekeren and W. Govaerts. 2007. Scorekaart voor gezondheid bij geiten: Bedrijfs- of instrumentenkaart. Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen. 2 p.
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Bestman, M.W.P. 2006. Onderzoek aan 30 koppels wijst uit: verenpikken bij opfokhennen onderschat. Pluimveehouderij. , p. 8-9.
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Bestman, M.W.P. 2006. Verenpikken bij opfokhennen onderschat. Pluimveehouderij. 36:8-9.
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Deense "stable schools"
Bestman, M.W.P. 2006. Deense "stable schools". Vlugschrift Veehouderij #162. Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen.
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Bestman, M.W.P. 2006. Invloed van muziek op welzijn. Vlugschrift Veehouderij #Vlugtschrift Veehouderij. Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen.
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Bestman, M.W.P. 2006. Verenpikken bij opfokhennen: Jong geleerd is oud gedaan. Ekoland. , p. 40-41.
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Bestman, M.W.P. and J. Wagenaar. 2006. Kamkleur, verenkleed en gewicht zijn de beste indicatoren.: Gemakkelijk en toch goed de gezondheid beoordelen. Pluimveehouderij. , p. 14-15.
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Bestman, M.W.P. and J. Wagenaar. 2006. Kamkleur, verenkleed en gewicht geven gezondheid kippen aan: Gezondheidstoestand is het best te beoordelen met directe waarnemingen. Ekoland. , p. 22-23.
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Bestman, M.W.P. and J. Wagenaar. 2006. Die Besatzdichte ist ein Risikofaktor für Federpicken: Junghennenaufzucht in den Niederlanden. DGS Magazin. woche 22/2006, p. 45-48.
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Bestman, M.W.P., J. Wagenaar and G. Smolders. 2006. Weerstand verhogen noodzaak,maar nog moeilijk te meten: Ambities diergezondheid biologische veehouderij niet gehaald. Ekoland. , p. 22-23.
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Smolders, G., M. Plomp and J. Wagenaar. 2006. Lekker in het vel – weerstand van koeien af te lezen aan uiterlijk. Veeteelt. 09-2006, p. 67-67.
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Smolders, G., M. Plomp and J. Wagenaar. 2006. Weerstand zie je aan koeien: Bruikbaarheid metingen op melkveebedrijven onderzocht. Ekoland. , p. 26-27.
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Vertooren, J. 2006. The performance of heifers reared in a suckling system. Wageningen University and Research Centre, Wageningen. 65 p.
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Visser, A. and J. Wagenaar. 2006. Alternatieve dierlijke eiwitbronnen voor pluimvee.
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Vries, A. de. 2006. Geit gezonder dan koe? Vlugschrift Veehouderij #Vlugtschrift Veehouderij. Louis Bolk Instituut, Driebergen.
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Bestman, M.W.P. 2005. Biologische legkippenouderdieren lopen in Zwitserland gewoon buiten – een voorbeeld voor Nederland?
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Bestman, M.W.P. 2000. Hoe meer kippen naar buiten, hoe minder verenpikken. Onderzoeksproject: Pluimveehouderij 30 (49): 8, 9. Pluimveehouderij. 30(49):8-9.
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