Research Project Details

Cow comfort: free-stall design and the vulnerable cow

Lay Title: Cow comfort: free-stall design and the vulnerable cow

Project Summary

Start Date: Jan-2002

Duration: 2 years.

Subjects: Health, Animal comfort, Antibiomicrobial resistance, Animal Welfare, Barn design

Funding Groups
Primary Funding Group: Dairy Farmers of Canada - PESAC
Matching Funding Group: Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC)

Researchers

  • Dr. Daniel M. Weary

    Lead Researcher, University of British Columbia - Faculty of Land and Food Systems
  • Dr. David Fraser

    Collaborator 1, University of British Columbia - Faculty of Land and Food Systems
  • Dr. J.A. Shelford

    Collaborator 2, University of British Columbia - Faculty of Land and Food Systems
  • Dr. Anne Marie de Passillé

    Collaborator 3, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada - Pacific Agri-Food Research - Agassiz Site
  • Dr. Jeffrey P. Rushen

    Collaborator 4, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada - Pacific Agri-Food Research - Agassiz Site