Animal science includes the anatomy, fysiology, behavoiur, breeding, feeding and management of animals that are under the control of humankind. The animals studied are livestock species and also companion animals like dogs and cats, and many exotic species.
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Act with good conscience - good food for health and animals email@example.com On October 24, 2019, the Swedsh Center for Animal Welfare, SCAW, is organizing a seminar on procurement focusing
On October 24, 2019 , the Swedsh Center for Animal Welfare, SCAW, is organizing a seminar on procurement focusing on public health and animal welfare. Both in procurement and in other purchases there
NordCAW seminar about Animal welfare for wild animals Animal welfare can be defined as an animal's psychological and physical state, which may vary from good to bad. Special attention has been paid
PhD student at the Department of Animal Nutrition and Management. Working in the Project "Individually adapted lactations lengths" (INDILACT). The aim of the project is to develop tools which can
At Röbäcksdalen about 2 km from Umea city center there is a national center for ruminant research. The research barn offers an excellent environment for evaluation and feeding of forages for
The department is organised jointly between the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science (VH) and the Faculty of Natural Resources and Agricultural Sciences (NJ). Research and education are
The overall aim is to create knowledge that promotes sustainable and competitive agricultural systems that are based on forages, and ensures the supply of environmentally sustainable food items from
Röbäcksdalen Field Research Station (63.8 ° N, 20.2 ° E) is located 2 km south of Umeå city center, 3 km from Umeå airport and train stations, and 5 km from Umeå campus. The research station is part
The research station carries out the official variety trials of forage crops, cereals and potatoes. Several long-term experiments are under the management of the field station, including different
NJV:s own research facilites includes the whole chain from fields to animals. Moreover, we are the only department at SLU with an animal production facility (in this case dairy production). We are a
The plat prep lab is situated in the field station at Röbäcksdalen. It includes a sample preparation room, drying cabinets and a milling room.