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R4D-BE-Fl06 | Belgium Flandern | Wervik Animal Health Dairy Cattle Management Ecological and Environmental Footprint/Mitigation of Climate Change/Inputs Efficiency Information Sources, Knowledge, Training Labour Conditions Social Issues: Build Society Friendly System

dairy cows

1 000 000
liters /year

Additional Information

From your point of view, why this farm is interesting to be followed in R4D ?

This company is a rather average company.The farmer has questioned the resilience of the dairy sector on a few occasions, so I think this is a farm that would be best involved in this process

Technical issues involved on this farm

The company started adding alkagrain in the ration to replace the expensive soy.

Environment, animal welfare and society friendly production systems

The farm is affiliated with a network to accommodate problem youths
In terms of environment, the most current good practices are applied

Farm description sheet

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