General information

Country:

France

Research Facility/installation:

Le Pin

Farm type:

Domaine Expérimental du Pin BORCULO EXMES 61 310 GOUFFERN EN AUGE

Stakeholder type:

Frédéric LAUNAY

Address:

https://www6.rennes.inra.fr/domaine-experimental-du-pin

Website:

Experimental Farm

Primary Contact Person:

Public

Site characteristics

Climate:

Temperate

Total land (ha):

450

Grazing land (ha):

400

Grazing season length (days):

250

Enterprise:

Dairy & Beef

Animals

Number of dairy cows:

200

Dairy cow breed:

Holstein, Normande, Jersey

Number of suckler cows:

130

Suckler cow breed:

Charolaise

Number of steers:

0

Steer breed:

N/A

Research equipment

Individual feed intake facility:

yes

Metabolism facility:

Yes

Greenhouse gas measurement:

Yes (Greenfeed)

Digestion facilities:

Yes

Grazing studies equipment:

Yes

Behavioural monitoring:

No

Ethical aspects

Animal Welfare body:

Yes

Licence to perform experiments:

Yes

Name of the ethical licence body:

Ministère de l’Enseignement Supérieur et de la Recherche

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:

No