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The European Federation of Animal Science (EAAP) is pleased to announce collaboration with The Journal of Insects as Food and Feed (JIFF) published by Wageningen Academic Publishers.

Last August, at the annual meeting in Belfast (UK), EAAP announced a new Study Commission on Insects. .

The Study Commission on Insects will organise sessions at the annual EAAP meetings, and the resulting peer-reviewed scientific output will be published in JIFF. The first sessions organised by the Study Commission on Insects will be held during the 2017 EAAP annual meeting in Tallinn, Estonia, 28 August – 1 September.

“Growing of insects can be fully considered now as mini-livestock”, says Teun Veldkamp. “It requires multi-disciplinary approaches and EAAP as well as JIFF are essential institutions for science and industry.”

Information about the Journal of Insects as Food and Feed can be found here:

Information about the EAAP Study Commission on Insects can be found here:



Amino Acid Nutrition and Sustainability workshop

EAAP is proud to announce the First Amino Acids Academy titled “Amino Acid Nutrition and Sustainability”, organized in cooperation with Ajinomoto Eurolysine. There will be one and a half day workshop that will be held in Paris on the 28th and 29th September 2017. This workshop will address the three pillars of sustainability: economy, society and environmental benefits from the protein and amino acid nutrition perspective.
World-known invited speakers will share scientific papers and will effectively contribute to the dialogue between industry and scientific research. The full scientific program will be ready soon, as well as the specific website for the conference.
The workshop will take place in the amazing location of the Grand Amphitéatre of the National Museum of Natural History, a unique building of majestic proportions listed Historic Monument.
Registrations for this exciting workshop will be open shortly.
Looking forward to see you in Paris!

EAAP annual meeting 2016: Best Posters and Best Presentations Winners

During the last EAAP Annual Meeting (Belfast, UK, 29th August – 2nd September 2016), each EAAP Study Commission evaluated posters and presentations given by researchers who attended the congress. EAAP is now pleased to announce the complete list of winners for “Best Posters” and “Best Presentations” awards. Click here for the list.

Events & Meetings

Zaragoza (Spain), 16-20 January 2017


The deadline for the submission of applications is 21 November 2016.

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7th European Symposium on South American Camelids and 3rd European Meeting on Fibre Animals

June 12 – 14, 2017 Assisi, Italy

Budapest, Hungary, October 18–20, 2017.

2nd World Conference on Innovative Animal Nutrition and Feeding

The Online registration is open!

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