Welfare outcomes of calves of two ages castrated by elastrator rings

The Welfare outcomes of calves of two ages castrated by elastrator rings project investigated the welfare outcomes of calves castrated by either elastrator rings or by surgery under northern Australian conditions. To learn more, please read the final report summary and download the final report (B.AWW.0008) (PDF, 1.5 MB) published by Meat & Livestock Australia.

When: 1 February 2012 to 14 December 2012

Contact: Dr Carol Petherick

Collaborators: CSIRO, University of Queensland and Queensland Alliance for Agriculture & Food Innovation