[Effects of the housing climate on the foot pad health of fattening turkeys of British United Turkeys 6 origin during the early rearing phase].

@article{Ziegler2013EffectsOT,
  title={[Effects of the housing climate on the foot pad health of fattening turkeys of British United Turkeys 6 origin during the early rearing phase].},
  author={Nina Ziegler and Shana Bergmann and Jens H{\"u}bel and Thomas Bartels and Christoph Schumacher and Andreas Bender and Giuseppe Casalicchio and Helmut K{\"u}chenhoff and Maria-Elisabeth R Krautwald-Junghanns and Michael Erhard},
  journal={Berliner und Munchener tierarztliche Wochenschrift},
  year={2013},
  volume={126 5-6},
  pages={181-8}
}
The climate in the stables during the turkeys' first weeks of life is a crucial factor for a successful rearing and the following fattening period. The present study has examined the influence of climate parameters on the foot pad health status of 2681 fattened turkeys from twelve farms during the early rearing phase. In addition to wide-ranging collections… CONTINUE READING