By Alberto Oliverio (auth.), Dr. P. R. Wiepkema, Dr. P. W. M. Van Adrichem (eds.)
This publication includes the contributions to a workshop on pressure in livestock hung on April 17-18,1986 on the Pietersberg Con ference Centre Oosterbeek. The workshop was once financed through the Commis sion of the eu groups from its funds for the coordina tion of group Agricultural examine and the rural Uni versity of Wageningen (The Netherlands). Its objective used to be to collect specialists from various disciplines all having in universal that during a method or one other they have been eager about tension learn. any such multidisciplinary come across usually are not simply supply an engaging description of modern wisdom on pressure, but additionally advertise a extra built-in view on pressure phenomena as they happen in better vertebrates. during this workshop the next fields of analysis have been concerning tension: endocrinology, immunology, pathology, neurobiology, ethology and theoretical bio logy. every one of those relationships used to be introduce& via one speaker providing a concise state-of-the-art. a similar dating used to be elaborated through a moment speaker enforcing the to be had wisdom so far as attainable to the farm animal state of affairs. accordingly during this ebook each one self-discipline is represented by way of a duo and brought by way of a few integrating remarks.
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