Rubber floorings in fattening bull housing - research results
Fattening period / weight gain
Various studies show that keeping fattening bulls on LOSPA swiss slatted floor coverings made of rubber increases daily weight gain.
Rubber floorings in fattening bull housing have a positive influence on joint and claw health.
Preference and lying behaviour
What kind of flooring do fattening bulls prefer if they have the choice?
LOSPA swiss slatted floor coverings have positive effects on bulls´ lying behaviour and activity.
Studies comparing hygiene on different kinds of floors show that there can not be found a higher germ formation on the rubber mat surface or underneath the mats.