Adapting the feed, the animal and the feeding techniques to improve the efficiency and sustainability of monogastric livestock production systems
Adapting the feed, the animal and the feeding techniques to improve the efficiency and sustainability of monogastric livestock production systems

EAAP 2017 68th Annual meeting

Event date: 
28 August 2017 to 1 September 2017
Event location: 
68th EAAP Annual meeting

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Next August 30, come and see what are the recent advances in Feed-a-Gene. Join us at 68th EAAP meeting in Tallinn, Estonia. 68th EAAP annual meeting

The 2nd Feed-a-Gene Newsletter is available!

2nd Feed-a-Gene newsletter

The 2nd Feed-a-Gene newsletter is available! It presents the current state of the project and provides progress reports for all the work packages.

Lightweight implementation of data management for scientific research projects

Dr. François Moreews (INRA) was invited by the Feed-a-Gene project during the 2nd Feed-a-Gene Annual meeting. The following text summarizes M. Moreews' presentation.

François Moreews (INRA)

Feed-a-Gene 2nd annual meeting 2017

The 2nd annual meeting of the Feed-a-Gene project took place on 26-27 April 2017 in Lleida, Spain. It was hosted by the Universitat de Lleida and attended by 72 participants. Researchers presented 12 communications and attended a demonstration of the precision feeding system.

Feed-a-Gene 2nd Annual meeting 2017

La protéine dans tous ses états: a workshop by Cereopa

Journee proteines

In Paris on May 16th, Feed-a-Gene's French-speaking stakeholders can attend a one-day workshop about protein, animal production and animal feeding, with a special focus on France's protein autonomy. The seminar is organized by Cereopa, an engineering office dedicated to farming performance and sustainability.

The first Feed-a-Gene Book of Abstracts is available


The Feed-a-Gene Book of Abstracts 2016-2017 is available! It contains 11 abstracts of communications, scientific papers and book chapters written between March 2015 and April 2017 by researchers affiliated with the Feed-a-Gene project.

Feed-a-Gene's post-doctoral position at INRA Rennes

Part of the Feed-a-Gene H2020 project, this one-year research position will focus on statistical analysis of omics data for predictive models of feed efficiency. Applications should be send by 20 march 2017.

Precision feeding and feed efficiency : Open competitions for Junior Research Scientists at INRA (France)

INRA recruits tenured researchers and engineers and welcomes several hundred foreign researchers and students. Permanent researchers of all nationalities are recruited through a competitive process to select highly-qualified candidates. They are tenured from the start, and they can express their creativity and reach a level of excellence for the pleasure of discovering and developing effective applications useful to society today. Permanent engineers of all nationalities are selected using the same competitive procedure. They have major technical and managerial responsibilities.


Upcoming events

EAAP 2017 68th Annual meeting

28 August 2017 to 1 September 2017, Tallinn, Estonia
68th EAAP Annual meeting

8th EC-PLF European Conference on Precision Livestock Farming 2017

12 September 2017 to 14 September 2017, Nantes, France

11th IVBM International Veterinary Behaviour Meeting 2017

14 September 2017 to 16 September 2017, Samorin, Slovakia
IVBM 2017 Slovakia