Animal health and welfare in organic agriculture by Mette Vaarst

By Mette Vaarst

The fast progress of natural farming has been among the main striking adjustments in worldwide agriculture in contemporary many years. before everything, extra recognition used to be paid to the crop aspect of natural platforms, yet that has now replaced and there's better reputation of the necessity to comprehend animal future health and welfare higher.

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