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Some aspects of chicken behavior and welfare
Brazil is the world leader in broiler production and export. It achieved this position mainly to its excellent supply chain structure and climate, which favor poultry and grain production throughout its territory. Although ...
Correlations among behavior, performance and environment in broiler breeders using multivariate analysis
(Fundação APINCO de Ciência e Tecnologia Avícolas, 2007-12-01)
Animal welfare issues have received much attention not only to supply farmed animal requirements, but also to ethical and cultural public concerns. Daily collected information, as well as the systematic follow-up of ...
A concepção de homem no Behaviorismo radical e suas implicações para a tecnologia do comportamento
(Universidade Federal de São CarlosBRUFSCarPrograma de Pós-graduação em Filosofia e Metodologia das Ciências, 2008-12-19)
B. F. Skinner describes and explains the human behavior through the causal model of selection by consequences. According to this model, the human behavior is the product of the interaction among three levels of variability ...
Machine vision to identify broiler breeder behavior
(Elsevier B.V., 2013-11-01)
Animal behavioral parameters can be used to assess welfare status in commercial broiler breeders. Behavioral parameters can be monitored with a variety of sensing devices, for instance, the use of video cameras allows ...
BEHAVIORAL CHARACTERISTICS OF DIFFERENT GENDER DIVISION OF GROWING AND FINISHING SWINE IN WEAN TO FINISH SYSTEM
(Soc Brasil Engenharia Agricola, 2015-07-01)
The wean to finish is a pig housing system, in which animals remains in the same building from the weaning to slaughter. The objective was to study the behavior of animals in unique accommodation of 26 male pigs (T1), mixed ...
Rheological behavior of molasses for application in industry
Molasses is a by-product from the raw sugarcane industry with vast applications in the production of ethanol biofuel. A good knowledge of the rheological properties of this raw material is of crucial importance when designing ...
Approche Sélectionniste des Phénoménes Culturels: Analyse Expérimentale du Comportement et Matérialisme CulturelA selectionist approach to cultural phenomena: Experimental analysis of behavior and cultural materialism
(Acta ComportamentaliaActa Comportamentalia: Revista Latina de Análisis del Comportamiento, 2010)