General information

Country:

Spain

Research Facility/installation:

EVAM

Farm type:

Experimental Farm

Stakeholder type:

Public

Address:

Finca Camps i Armet, Monells, Girona

Website:

www.irta.cat

Primary Contact Person:

Marta Terré

Site characteristics

Climate:

Mediterranean

Total land (ha):

70

Grazing land (ha):

0

Grazing season length (days):

0

Enterprise:

Dairy

Animals

Number of dairy cows:

100

Dairy cow breed:

Holstein-Friesian

Number of suckler cows:

0

Suckler cow breed:

N/A

Number of steers:

0

Steer breed:

N/A

Research equipment

Individual feed intake facility:

yes

Metabolism facility:

No

Greenhouse gas measurement:

No

Digestion facilities:

No

Grazing studies equipment:

No

Behavioural monitoring:

Yes (Pedometer)

Ethical aspects

Animal Welfare body:

Yes

Licence to perform experiments:

Yes

Name of the ethical licence body:

Experimentation Animal Comission

Laboratory facilities

Capacity to process blood sample:

No

Capacity to process meat sample:

Yes

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