Legislation

Bieri, H. and K. Aeberhard (2000). Milk processing at the farm and the main legislative regulations. [Milchverarbeitung auf dem Hof und wichtigste gesetzliche Vorschriften.] Forum Kleinwiederkauer/Petits Ruminants 48(3): 4-6.
Keywords: Swiss legislation, milk processing, dairy farms, milk quality, quality controls, farm buildings, hygiene, microbial contamination, animal welfare, health, water quality, Switzerland, German and French language.

Burgoyne, D. (1999). International trade and animal welfare. Cahiers Agricultures 8(6): 445-449, ISSN: 1166-7699.
NAL Call No.: S5 C34
Keywords: Application of Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures (SPS Measures), agricultural commerce, animal welfare, international agreements, international regulations, international trade, negotiations, trade regulation, voluntary standards, European Union, French.

Friend, T.H., D.C. Jr. Lay, D.M. Bushong, and D.W. Pierce (1994). Wisconsin's "stale calf" issue and a study designed to resolve some of the animal welfare concerns. Journal of Animal Science 72(9): 2260-2263, ISSN: 0021-8812.
NAL Call No.: 49 J82
Keywords: veal calves, identification, ear cropping, pain, legislation.

Kellogg, D.W., J.A. Pennington, Z.B. Johnson, and R. Panivivat (2001). Survey of management practices used for the highest producing DHI herds in the United States. Journal of Dairy Science 84 (Elect. Supplement): E128‑E143, ISSN: 0022‑0302.
NAL Call No.: 44.8 J822
Keywords: Holstein, Jersey, breeds, dairy herds, dairy farming, animal husbandry, dairy education, farm surveys, teaching methods, management practices, breeding, feeding, information for producers, Dairy Herd Improvement herds, USA.

Khaitsa, M.L., T.E. Wittum, K.L. Smith, J.L. Henderson, and K.H. Hoblet (2001). Characteristics and management practices associated with milk production in dairy herds in Ohio enrolled in official Dairy Herd Improvement Association programs. American Journal of Veterinary Research 62 (8): 1262‑1265, ISSN: 0002‑9645.
NAL Call No.: 41.8 Am3A
Keywords: dairy herds, dairy cows, milk production, farmers' associations, husbandry, dairy farms, bulk milk, livestock numbers, staphylococcus aureus, lactating females, estrus, calves, mortality, somatotropin, Ohio.

Kolacz, R. (1999). European regulations affecting welfare of animals during transport. [Europejskie regulacje prawne dotyczace dobrostanu zwierzat gospodarskich podczas transportu.] Zycie Weterynaryjne 74(10): 491-497, ISSN: 0137-6810.
NAL Call No.: SF604 Z9
Keywords: cattle, sheep, pigs, horses, body weight, feeding, rest, transport of animals, animal welfare, Poland, Polish language.

Kronfeld, D.S. (2000). Recombinant bovine somatotropin and animal welfare. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 216(11): 1719-1724, ISSN: 0003-1488.
NAL Call No.: 41.8 Am3
Keywords: somatotropin, dairy cows, animal welfare, bovine mastitis, law, ethics, data analysis, epidemiology, policy.

MacDonald, A. (1998). Quality systems in the dairy industry. Who benefits? Who pays? In: Proceedings of 50th Meeting of Dairy Farmers, Massey University, New Zealand, May 19-21, 1998, Vol. 51, G.F. Wilson (eds), p.71-81.
Keywords: dairy farming, dairy farms, milk quality, legislation, animal welfare, quality standards, milk marketing, Milk Marketing Boards, New Zealand.

Macpherson, R. (1998). Dairy cattle welfare: The FAWC perspective. Cattle Practice 6(2): 125-126, ISSN: 0969-1251.
NAL Call No.: SF961 C37
Keywords: UK Farm Animal Welfare Council's perspective, dairy cattle welfare, United Kingdom.

Schulte, R., B. Earley, and S.V.D. Wouw, and N. Culleton (1998). Animal welfare: development of methodology for its assessment. Farm and Food 8(3): 20-23, ISSN: 0046-3302.
NAL Call No.: TX341 F3
Keywords: dairy farming, animal welfare, case studies, evaluation, regulations, agricultural policy, dairy farms, organic farming, ethology, immunology, European Union Countries.

Stull, C., E. DePeters, and G. Beall (1993). Dairy Care Practices Dairy Workgroup: University of California, Cooperative Extension, 48 p.
NAL Call No.: SF196 U6D35 1993
Keywords: calf care, heifer care, lactating cow care, dry cow care, care of dairy bulls, handling, slaughter, euthanasia, dairy industry in California.

Vaarst, M., L. Alban, L. Mogensen, S. Milan, S.M. Thamsborg, and E.S. Kristensen (2001). Health and welfare in Danish dairy cattle in the transition to organic production: problems, priorities and perspectives. Journal of Agricultural and Environmental Ethics 14 (4): 367‑390, ISSN: 1187‑7863.
NAL Call No.: BJ52.5.J68
Keywords: health, husbandry, animal welfare, behavior, calves, dairy cattle, dairy farming, organic farming, farm interviews, veterinarians, farmers, poor management, legislation, Denmark.

Verstegen, J.A.A.M. (1998). A Preparatory Study to Determine Policy for Livestock Farming.[Voorstudie Technology Assessment Koersbepaling Veehouderij.] Landbouw-Economisch Instituut (LEI), Den Haag, Netherlands, No.3 (170), ISBN: 9-05-242455-1, 73p.
Keywords: livestock farming, cattle farming, pig farming, poultry farming, processing, meat products, milk products, egg products, agricultural production, public opinion, health, animal welfare, breeders' associations, consumer attitudes, dairy farming, Netherlands, Dutch language.


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