Change search
CiteExportLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Cite
Citation style
  • apa
  • harvard1
  • ieee
  • modern-language-association-8th-edition
  • vancouver
  • Other style
More styles
Language
  • de-DE
  • en-GB
  • en-US
  • fi-FI
  • nn-NO
  • nn-NB
  • sv-SE
  • Other locale
More languages
Output format
  • html
  • text
  • asciidoc
  • rtf
Biosecurity and livestock production: The proceedings of a Nordic-Baltic seminar on biosecurity highlighting experiences gained in livestock production, and future challenges with special reference to motivation, training and economic aspects, 6–8 May 2014, Rimbo, Sweden
Responsible organisation
2016 (English)Book (Other academic)
Abstract [en]

Biosecurity is important for a healthy livestock production; it may be defined as the prevention of disease causing agents entering or leaving any place where livestock including poultry are present. A number of biosecurity measures are available to minimize the risk of introducing and of spreading diseases of which some are zoonotic; i.e. diseases transmissible between animals and humans.

This report provides information on biosecurity measures safeguarding animal health and animal welfare and it highlights topics such as barriers and motivation to  biosecurity, training and education, value of partnership and economy.

Broadly speaking biosecurity describes the process and objective of managing biological risks associated with food and feed production in agriculture and fisheries.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Copenhagen: Nordisk Ministerråd, 2016. , 52 p.
Series
TemaNord, ISSN 0908-6692 ; 2016:504
National Category
Animal and Dairy Science
Research subject
Higher education; Animal life; Health; Consumer protection; Baltic Sea Region; European Union
Identifiers
URN: urn:nbn:se:norden:org:diva-4346DOI: 10.6027/TN2016-504ISBN: 978-92-893-4456-2 (print)ISBN: 978-92-893-4454-8 (print)ISBN: 978-92-893-4453-1 (print)OAI: oai:DiVA.org:norden-4346DiVA: diva2:910028
Available from: 2016-03-08 Created: 2016-03-08 Last updated: 2016-09-20

Open Access in DiVA

fulltext(1219 kB)341 downloads
File information
File name FULLTEXT01.pdfFile size 1219 kBChecksum SHA-512
ae93d337c9067d223526edb8236d040a5769868bc6e4409c7e786ac3d3da1bff4550bbca73d7f0738bef4f75bd0cabc2a31810e6560d7ebedf3f8b3b4574fc6b
Type fulltextMimetype application/pdf
Buy this publication >>

Other links

Publisher's full text
Animal and Dairy Science

Search outside of DiVA

GoogleGoogle Scholar
Total: 341 downloads
The number of downloads is the sum of all downloads of full texts. It may include eg previous versions that are now no longer available

Altmetric score

Total: 2376 hits
CiteExportLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Cite
Citation style
  • apa
  • harvard1
  • ieee
  • modern-language-association-8th-edition
  • vancouver
  • Other style
More styles
Language
  • de-DE
  • en-GB
  • en-US
  • fi-FI
  • nn-NO
  • nn-NB
  • sv-SE
  • Other locale
More languages
Output format
  • html
  • text
  • asciidoc
  • rtf