General information

Country:

France

Research Facility/installation:

Centre Innovation et de Recherche des Bouviers

Farm type:

Experimental

Stakeholder type:

Public

Address:

4, LA touche és bouvier, 56430 Mauron

Website:

http://idele.fr/linstitut-de-lelevage/implantations/unites-experimentales/mauron.html

Primary Contact Person:

Frédéric GUY

Site characteristics

Climate:

Temperate

Total land (ha):

62

Grazing land (ha):

42

Grazing season length (days):

190

Enterprise:

Beef

Animals

Number of dairy cows:

0

Dairy cow breed:

0

Number of suckler cows:

Suckler cow breed:

Number of steers:

240

Steer breed:

Race laitière et Race laitière croisés Race viande

Research equipment

Individual feed intake facility:

yes

Metabolism facility:

Greenhouse gas measurement:

Digestion facilities:

Grazing studies equipment:

Behavioural monitoring:

Ethical aspects

Animal Welfare body:

Yes

Licence to perform experiments:

No

Name of the ethical licence body:

Laboratory facilities

Capacity to process blood sample:

No

Capacity to process meat sample:

No

Capacity to process milk sample:

No

Capacity to process digestive system sample:

No

Capacity to process calorimeter/metabolism sample:

No

Capacity to process diet/feed sample:

No

Capacity to process DMI sample:

Yes