The associations between animal-based welfare measures and the presence of indicators of food safety in finishing pigs
I Alpigiani, C Bacci, LJ Keeling, MD Salman, F Brindani, S Pongolini, PL Hitchens, S Bonardi
Animal Welfare | UNIV FEDERATION ANIMAL WELFARE | Published : 2016
The authors gratefully acknowledge the Italian Veterinary Services, specifically Dr Pier Ugo Cavallini, and the participating farmers and slaughter plants for their assistance in data collection. The final stages of this work were supported by the Centre of Excellence in Animal Welfare Science, a collaborative research environment funded by the Swedish Research Council FORMAS.