General information

Country:

Spain

Research Facility/installation:

Campus Terra Experimental Farm

Farm type:

Experimental Farm

Stakeholder type:

Public

Address:

Castro de Ribeiras de Lea, 27260 Lugo, Spain

Website:

www.granxacampusterra.gal

Primary Contact Person:

Pedro Fiz Rocha Correa

Site characteristics

Climate:

Temperate

Total land (ha):

30

Grazing land (ha):

Grazing season length (days):

Enterprise:

Dairy

Animals

Number of dairy cows:

32

Dairy cow breed:

Holstein-Friesian

Number of suckler cows:

Suckler cow breed:

Number of steers:

Steer breed:

Research equipment

Individual feed intake facility:

Metabolism facility:

Greenhouse gas measurement:

Digestion facilities:

Grazing studies equipment:

Behavioural monitoring:

Ethical aspects

Animal Welfare body:

Licence to perform experiments:

Yes

Name of the ethical licence body:

Laboratory facilities

Capacity to process blood sample:

Yes

Capacity to process meat sample:

No

Capacity to process milk sample:

Yes

Capacity to process digestive system sample:

Yes

Capacity to process calorimeter/metabolism sample:

Yes

Capacity to process diet/feed sample:

Yes

Capacity to process DMI sample:

Yes