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High Tryptophan (Trp) supplementation has been shown to reduce deleterious behaviour in laying hens, however this effect is not established in other species. Moreover, Trp may be used by bacteria for the synthesis of indolic compounds that have negative consequence on host behaviour, and we...

Author(s)
Yİldİrİm, A.; Kraïmi, N.; Constantin, P.; Mercerand, F.; Leterrier, C.
Publisher
Institut Technique de l'Aviculture (ITAVI), Paris, France
Citation
12e Journées de la Recherche Avicole et Palmipèdes à Foie Gras (JRA-JRPFG 2017), 5 & 6 avril 2017, Tours, France, 2017, pp 655-659
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Precision breeding is a major research topic in animal productions. With a significant economic feed cost, numerous studies finely describe the feeding behavior and feed intake of poultry in conditions close to those of production farms. A single place electronic feeder (SEF) is available to...

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Cobo, E.; Lagüe, M.; Cornuez, A.; Bernadet, M. D.; Martin, X.; Heirman, T.; Bompa, J. F.; Laperruque, F.; Ricard, E.; Gilbert, H.
Publisher
Institut Technique de l'Aviculture (ITAVI), Paris, France
Citation
12e Journées de la Recherche Avicole et Palmipèdes à Foie Gras (JRA-JRPFG 2017), 5 & 6 avril 2017, Tours, France, 2017, pp 747-751
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In 2014 and 2015, a case study of conflicts related to porcine projects in Brittany demonstrated that the neighbours' fear of annoyance often explains the origin of the oppositions but this is not enough to explain the evolution towards a conflict. It also depends on the social or environmental...

Author(s)
Grannec, M. L.; Dezat, E.; Fiant, A.; Chenadec, H. le; Boudes, P.; Tilbeurgh, V. van; Delanoue, E.; Neumeister, D.; Christophe, S.
Publisher
Institut du Porc, Paris, France
Citation
Journées de la Recherche Porcine en France, 2017, 49, pp 301-306
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The impact of different light sources (fluorescent tube, compact fluorescent and high frequency LED fluorescent tube) on the power consumption and broiler performance and behaviour were studied. The illumination was adjusted to 40 lux from 0 to 10 days and 20 lux from 10 to 35 days (±5 lux). The...

Author(s)
Bignon, L.; Arnould, C.; Drapier, P.; Marteau, F.; Chagneau, A. M.; Mika, A.; Brigant, J. M.; Theuleau, C.; Amand, G.; Lescoat, P.; Bouvarel, I.
Publisher
TeMA - ITAVI, Ploufragan, France
Citation
TeMA - Techniques et Marchés Avicoles, 2013, No.27, pp 21-27
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Meat-type chickens are reared in very large group and are submitted to repeated encounters with unknown conspecifics. Our aim was to assess the consequences of these encounters on meat-type chicken learning abilities, social behaviour and emotional reactivity to unknown situations. Groups of 5...

Author(s)
Foucher, C.; Calandreau, L.; Bertin, A.; Bignon, L.; Guardia, S.; Bihan-Duval, E. le; Berri, C.; Arnould, C.
Publisher
Institut Technique de l'Aviculture, Paris, France
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Actes des 10èmes Journées de la Recherche Avicole et Palmipèdes à Foie Gras du 26 au 28 mars, 2013, La Rochelle, France, 2013, pp 191-195
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The social behaviour of animals, which is partially controlled by genetics, is one of the factors involved in their adaptation to large breeding groups. To better understand the relationships between different behavioural components (social and sexual motivation, fear and aggression) and production ...

Author(s)
Recoquillay, J.; Leterrier, C.; Pitel, F.; Bertin, A.; Calandreau, L.; Gourichon, D.; Rivière, S.; Beaumont, C.; Bihan-Duval, E. le; Arnould, C.
Publisher
Institut Technique de l'Aviculture, Paris, France
Citation
Actes des 10èmes Journées de la Recherche Avicole et Palmipèdes à Foie Gras du 26 au 28 mars, 2013, La Rochelle, France, 2013, pp 518-522
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The aim of this study was to perform the first genome-wide QTL analysis for social and fear behaviors in relation to production traits in birds. It was based on the study of a second generation cross between two lines of Japanese Quail divergently selected for their social motivation by the...

Author(s)
Recoquillay, J.; Pitel, F.; Arnould, C.; Leroux, S.; Dehais, P.; Moréno, C.; Calandreau, L.; Bertin, A.; Gourichon, D.; Bouchez, O.; Vignal, A.; Fariello, M. I.; Minvielle, F.; Beaumont, C.; Leterrier, C.; Bihan-Duval, E. le
Publisher
Institut Technique de l'Aviculture, Paris, France
Citation
Actes des 11èmes Journées de la Recherche Avicole et Palmipèdes à Foie Gras, Tours, France, les 25 et 26 mars 2015, 2015, pp 388-392
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In quail, a non model species, accessing modern genotyping tools, using a large number of SNPs (Single Nucleotide Polymorphism), requires pooling resources from different programs. We have joined three studies. The first project aims to detect QTL responsible for social motivation in birds. The...

Author(s)
Leroux, S.; Dehais, P.; Vignal, A.; Bouchez, O.; Faraut, T.; Gourichon, D.; Rivière, S.; Calandreau, L.; Bertin, A.; Bed'hom, B.; Recoquillay, J.; Duval, E.; Beaumont, C.; Rossignol, M. N.; Arnould, C.; Leterrier, C.; Pitel, F.; Minvielle, F.
Publisher
Institut Technique de l'Aviculture, Paris, France
Citation
Actes des 10èmes Journées de la Recherche Avicole et Palmipèdes à Foie Gras du 26 au 28 mars, 2013, La Rochelle, France, 2013, pp 596-600
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The European directive 2007/43/EC requires a light intensity of 20 lux over 80% of the poultry house area. At the same time another directive (2005/32/EC) plans for high-energy consuming lighting sources to be substituted with low-energy consuming sources. Currently, very little is known about...

Author(s)
Bignon, L.; Arnould, C.; Drapier, P.; Marteau, F.; Chagneau, A. M.; Mika, A.; Brigant, J. M.; Theuleau, C.; Amand, G.; Lescoat, P.; Bouvarel, I.
Publisher
Institut Technique de l'Aviculture, Paris, France
Citation
Actes des 10èmes Journées de la Recherche Avicole et Palmipèdes à Foie Gras du 26 au 28 mars, 2013, La Rochelle, France, 2013, pp 141
Abstract

In farm animals, emotional reactions such as fear behaviour may be inadequate and may compromise animal welfare. Two programmes of divergent genetic selection in the Japanese quail have demonstrated the feasibility of selection on components of emotional reactivity: fear behaviour on the one hand...

Author(s)
Richard, S.; Arnould, C.; Guémené, D.; Leterrier, C.; Mignon-Grasteau, S.; Faure, J. M.
Publisher
Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique, Versailles, France
Citation
INRA Productions Animales, 2008, 21, 1, pp 71-77

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