Environmental impact of cattle farms: strategies to minimize nitrogen excretion and methane emission
Livestock precision farming: potential and applications in dairy farms
Strategies to detect and to improve the health status and welfare in dairy herds
Management strategies to improve fertility in lactating dairy cows
Visit to EXPO Milano 2015
Feed quality, monitoring of contaminants, optimization of the rumen fermentations
Precision feeding for the optimization of cattle diets
The role of milking in udder health management
Functional genomics and genetic selection: tools to improve the sustainability of dairy farming
PeriodFromJune 1st 2015
ToJune 5th 2015
The course will be delivered in English. Upon request, this course can be repeated in another language.
The participation fee is € 1,600.00. For applications made before March 3rd 2015 a 20% discount will be applied (participation fee = € 1,280.00)
If two or more members of an organization apply for the same course the first participant will pay the full fee, but additional members will have a reduced participation fee of € 1,200.00.
The application deadline for the course ZOO01 is April 17th, 2015.
The participation fee includes:
- Tuition costs, including all training materials and use of the location’s training facilities and related services
- Participant costs, including the course field trips, transfer to and from EXPO Milano 2015 + entrance ticket, the lunches of Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, a gala dinner and special evening event, and a final dinner.