Effect of a ceiling fan ventilation system on finishing young bulls' health, behaviour and growth performance.

  title={Effect of a ceiling fan ventilation system on finishing young bulls' health, behaviour and growth performance.},
  author={L. Magrin and M. Br{\vs}{\vc}i{\'c} and I. Lora and C. Rumor and L. Tondello and G. Cozzi and F. Gottardo},
  journal={Animal : an international journal of animal bioscience},
  volume={11 6},
This research aimed at assessing the effects of a ceiling fan ventilation system on health, feeding, social behaviour and growth response of finishing young bulls fattened indoors during a mild summer season. A total of 69 Charolais young bulls were housed in six pens without any mechanical ventilation system (Control) and in six pens equipped with ceiling fans. The experimental period lasted 98 days from June until mid-September 2014. Four experimental days were considered in order to assess… Expand
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