Beleuchtung in Legehennenställen: Spektrale Sensitivität von Legehennen


  • Lead department School of Agricultural, Forest and Food Sciences
  • Additional departments Engineering and Information Technology
  • Institute Knowledge Systems and Knowledge Sharing
  • Research unit Knowledge Systems and Knowledge Sharing
  • Funding organisation Others
  • Duration 01.09.2012 - 20.02.2015
  • Project management Beat Huber-Eicher
  • Head of project Beat Huber-Eicher
  • Project staff Janja Sirovnik
    Beat Huber-Eicher
  • Partner BVET
  • Keywords Spectral sensitivity, domestic fowl, illumination intensity, Clux


The ethological part with the operant conditioning was successful. Hens learnt to reliably answer the questions asked. However, technical problems made it impossible to get correct measures for the presented stimuli.

Looking ahead

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