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Table 8 Significant differences in the individual indicators of the AWI between part-time and full-time farmers.

From: An on-farm investigation of beef suckler herds using an animal welfare index (AWI)

Category Indicator Significance Ranks
Social Grouping P < 0.001 PT > FT
  Weaning method P = 0.03 PT > FT
Stockpersonship Cleanliness of animals P = 0.03 FT > PT
  Lameness P = 0.01 FT > PT
  Interest P = 0.05 FT > PT
  1. Part-time (PT) farmers; Full-time (FT) farmers.