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

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Season 1 Episode 5: A review of the purebred-crossbred correlation in pigs

During the Feed-a-Gene stakeholder meeting held at the EAAP annual meeting in Tallinn (August 2017), a series of 10 interviews of researchers associated with the project was filmed. In this fifth episode, Mario Calus explains the review he has presented at the EAAP. In episodes 6-9 (to be released in the following weeks), Feed-a-Gene's researchers will present the results they have obtained so far. In the season finale, Jaap van Milgen will talk about the importance of stakeholders and about their feedback and input on the project.

Uploaded 25/01/18
Season 1 Episode 4: Use of traits in animal selection

During the Feed-a-Gene stakeholder meeting held at the EAAP annual meeting in Tallinn (August 2017), a series of 10 interviews of researchers associated with the project was filmed. In this fourth episode, Hélène Gilbert presents the approach of Feed-a-Gene's fifth Work Package. In episodes 5-9 (to be released in the following weeks), Feed-a-Gene's researchers will present the results they have obtained so far. In the season finale, Jaap van Milgen will talk about the importance of stakeholders and about their feedback and input on the project.

Uploaded 22/01/18
Better feeds, better animals

Science can be fun! Better feeds, better animals is Feed-a-Gene's entry in the EU R&I video playlist. It provides an humourous and offbeat take on each of the many research topics that are being investigated in the Feed-a-Gene project. If you found the video amusing, please Like it on YouTube.

Uploaded 16/01/18
Season 1 Episode 3: Management systems for precision feeding

During the Feed-a-Gene stakeholder meeting held at the EAAP annual meeting in Tallinn (August 2017), a series of 10 interviews of researchers associated with the project was filmed. In this third episode, Ludovic Brossard presents the approach of Feed-a-Gene's fourth Work Package. In episodes 4-9 (to be released in the following weeks), work package leaders and researchers will present the other Work Packages and the results obtained so far. In the season finale, Jaap van Milgen will talk about the importance of stakeholders and about their feedback and input on the project.

Uploaded 10/01/18
Season 1 Episode 2: Modelling biological functions with emphasis on feed use mechanisms

During the Feed-a-Gene stakeholder meeting held at the EAAP annual meeting in Tallinn (August 2017), a series of 10 interviews of researchers associated with the project was filmed. In this second episode, Veronika Halas presents the approach of Feed-a-Gene's third Work Package. In episodes 3-9 (to be released in the following weeks), work package leaders and researchers will present the other Work Packages and the results obtained so far. In the season finale, Jaap van Milgen will talk about the importance of stakeholders and about their feedback and input on the project.

Uploaded 27/10/17
Feed-a-Gene at the FOOD2030 conference

Jaap van Milgen, coordinator of the Feed-a-Gene programme, was part of the "Climate and Environmental Sustainability" session held at the FOOD2030 conference of the European Commission, on October 16th 2017. During this presentation he discussed feed efficiency and the role of livestock in sustainable food production.

Uploaded 23/10/17
Season 1 Episode 1: What is Feed-a-Gene? A presentation by Jaap van Milgen

Feed-a-Gene Season 1 Episode 1: Jaap van Milgen talks about the rationale and goals of the project.

Uploaded 06/10/17
Demonstration of the precision feeding system

Demonstration by Jesus Haro (Exafan) of the precision feeding system developed through the Work Package 4 (Management systems for precision feeding) of the Feed-a-Gene project.

  • Pig feeder
  • Controlling module
  • Sensors
  • Decision Support System

WP4 partners: Universitat de Lleida, INRA, Wageningen UR Livestock, EXAFAN, Gran Suino Italiano, IFIP, ITAVI

Uploaded 12/05/17

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