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Livestock farming in the countries of the European Community. Comparison of herd sizes

Livestock farming in the countries of the European Community. Comparison of herd sizes

Kraftfutter 64(9): 432-434

From EC figures (1979) the paper defines farms by size of their herds. Units of 400-1000 plus pigs are large scale, and well-represented in the UK and Ireland, but infrequent in the GFR and Denmark. The structure of pig farming in the Netherlands is good.

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