General information

Country:

France

Research Facility/installation:

Farm type:

Experimental Farm

Stakeholder type:

Public

Address:

Website:

https://www6.ara.inra.fr/herbipole_eng/

Primary Contact Person:

Site characteristics

Climate:

Temperate

Total land (ha):

550

Grazing land (ha):

550

Grazing season length (days):

Enterprise:

Beef

Animals

Number of dairy cows:

Dairy cow breed:

Number of suckler cows:

Suckler cow breed:

Charolaise and Salers

Number of steers:

Steer breed:

Angus x Salers

Research equipment

Individual feed intake facility:

Metabolism facility:

Greenhouse gas measurement:

Digestion facilities:

Grazing studies equipment:

Behavioural monitoring:

Ethical aspects

Animal Welfare body:

Yes

Licence to perform experiments:

Name of the ethical licence body:

Laboratory facilities

Capacity to process blood sample:

Capacity to process meat sample:

Capacity to process milk sample:

Capacity to process digestive system sample:

Capacity to process calorimeter/metabolism sample:

Capacity to process diet/feed sample:

Capacity to process DMI sample: