The main theme of the meeting is Patterns of Livestock Production in the Development of Bioeconomy. This event will provide an excellent opportunity for scientists working with a wide range of animal species and in related disciplines to meet and discuss the latest developments in animal sciences.
The main topics, as specified in the preliminary programme,are:
Dairy innovation in research and extension, innovation in cattle husbandry, better management for better economics in beef and dairy, economic weights and breeding goals in cattle, managing genetic diversity in cattle in the era of genomic selection (with Interbull), impact of the design of smart housing systems on climate, health, welfare and the individual variation between animals, genetic defects in cattle – identification, finding the mutation and managing it in breeding plans (with Interbull) and many other.
Registration is now open.
Presentations will be accepted as oral presentations and as posters. All authors wishing to present papers at EAAP 2017 are required to submit the title and abstract of their presentations using the online application. Information can be found on the website www.WageningenAcademic.com/eaap