Via the links below you can find information about current research activities, -projects and -results on all of the research areas at the Department of Animal Science.
The Department of Animal Science aims to be visible in society in general, e.g. by strong cooperative relations with knowledge institutions, trade and industry as well as companies in Denmark and abroad. The research activities are often accomplished in cooperation with other national or international research environments, industrial partners or industrial associations.
2017.02.28 | Anis, Cattle
Yuan Yue from China tells about her experiences as an international student at the Department of Ani-mal Science, Aarhus University. According to Yuan Yue, there are big differences between Denmark and China when it comes to being a PhD student. She likes the Danish work environment, there are good research facilities and a good cooperation across…
2017.02.03 | Anis, Poultry, Cattle, Pigs, DCA
Scientists at the Department of Animal Science, Aarhus University have received a 10-mio DDK grant from the VELUX FOUNDATIONS for a project examining whether residues of glyphosate in the feed will affect the health of farm animals.
2017.01.13 | Anis, Cattle
Registration is now open for the AU Summer course "Feed ration planning in dairy cattle herds", which takes place from the 7th to the 17th August 2017 at Asmildkloster Landbrugsskole in Viborg, Denmark. Here you will learn how and why to plan feeding of dairy cows with a group of international students. Registration deadline is the 15th March…
2017.02.01 | Anis, Mink, DCA
From January 2017, fur animal welfare assessment according to the WelFur protocol will be available for all European fur breeders. The WelFur protocols were developed by scientists from Department of Animal Science, Aarhus University together with five other countries.
2016.12.22 | Anis, PhD defense
Friday 6 January, Yuan Yue will defend her PhD. Her research findings contribute to the understanding of how vitamin D and the new antimicrobial Pheromonicin-NM influence the development of bovine mastitis, and how they may be exploited for controlling bovine mastitis.