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Schaff mat Päerd (Work with horses) asbl, a non-profit organization registered in Luxembourg, has the following objectives:
To promote the research on the welfare of draught animals.
To develop new equipment for animal traction.
To publish information on the subject of animal traction equipment and the welfare of draught animals.
To actively participate in knowledge exchange aimed at improving the living and working conditions of draught animals.
SmP realizes transnational projects.
SmP publishes test reports about horse drawn implements.
SmP creates practical guidebooks for working with draft horses.
Below you can find the latest news of the association.
On invitation of the castle Gunnebo Slott, SmP carried out on 30 October 2019 draft force measurings on a newly developed pallet carrier in Mölndal.
Upon request of the CSA farm Hof Pente, SmP carried out on 27 October 2019 draft force measurings on a newly developed cultivator for minimum tillage in Bramsche.
On invitation of the Swiss National Stud Farm, SmP participated on 5 October 2019 with a lecture and a stand on the subject Swedish work harness with electronic measuring device for draft forces at the Equiday 2019, which was organized
In August 2019 appeared in the Rural Heritage Magazine (Volume 44 / Number 4) a book review about the first issue “The harness for draught horses” of our guidebook series.