19th EAAP Webinar: "Better calves in better farms"

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March 16, 2023

The 19th EAAP Webinar titled Better calves in better farms will be held on Tuesday, April 18th 2023, 15:00 – 17:00 Central European Time, and is organized in collaboration with the EAAP Cattle Study Commission. The Commission is in charge of the development, discussion, promotion and dissemination of scientific research. Members are involved in the organization of the EAAP annual meeting in cooperation with other Commissions. The work of the Commission is sectoral-oriented and focuses on science, extension and innovation of dairy and beef sectors.

The first presentation will be given by John Mee from “Teagasc” (Ireland) which will present “Poor dairy calf health – why and what can we do about it?”. Juan Cordero Solorzano from “SLU” (Sweden) will then talk about opportunities to improve calf passive transfer of immunity and survival through genetics. Last but not least, Nina von Keyserlingk from “The University of British Columbia” (Canada) will talk about calf feeding and social housing.

Detailed information is available here.