Short News 2010: Various Dutch research projects started

In various countries projects are started tot develop better testmethods to detect board taint.
In a Dutch research project  the following subjects are investigated: consumerperception and -behaviour related to boar taint, prevention of boar taint, development of reliable methods to detect meat with boar taint and guarantee of animal welfare of non-castrated male pigs.
The Dutch pig farming sector focus primarily on preventing boar taint.