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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.

 

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Aarhus University
Blichers Alle 20
DK-8830 Tjele
Phone: +45 8715 6000
E-mail: anis@au.dk

 

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2016.11.28 | Anis, Poultry

Poultry scientist from the Department of Animal Science re-appointed member of the Board of the Poultry Tax Foundation

As per November 1, senior scientist Sanna Steenfeldt from the Department of Animal Science at Aarhus University has been re-appointed member of the Board of the Poultry Tax Foundation.

2016.11.04 | Anis, Cattle

PhD defence: The dynamics of rumen bacterial and archaeal communities in dairy cows

Zhigang Zhu studied how the rumen bacterial and archaeal communities shift over the transition and lactation period of dairy cows. The new research findings contribute to the understanding of dynamics of rumen microbial community and its role in animal health and production. The PhD defence takes place Thursday 1 December 2016.

2016.11.14 | Anis, Mink

Farm animal scientist from the Department of Animal Science appointed member of the board of the Fur Tax Foundation

As of November 2016 senior scientist Steen Henrik Møller from the Department of Animal Science at Aarhus University has been appointed member of the board of the Fur Tax Foundation.

[Translate to English:] Anne Katrine Bolvig Sørensen forsvarer sin ph.d. afhandling på AU-Foulum mandag den 7. november 2016

2016.10.27 | Anis, Pigs

PhD defence: Does antibiotics reduce the health benefits associated with whole grain intake?

Monday 7 November Anne Katrine Bolvig Sørensen will defend her PhD degree, wherein she has investigated the absorption of health promoting bioactive components, called lignans, which are found in whole grain, seeds and vegetables. The study shows that these components can be affected by enzymes and antibiotics.

2016.08.17 | Anis, Poultry, Cattle, Pigs, DCA

Open Farm Day at Aarhus University in Foulum

Aarhus University in Foulum will open its doors to visitors on September 18. Drop by and discover the world of modern farming and research.

EVENTS

Tue 13 Dec
11:00-15:00 | Auditorium, Blichers Allé 20, Aarhus University, Foulum, 8830 Tjele
PhD defence: In-depth characterisation of the piglet gut microbiota – gaining knowledge on manipulative means for improving piglet gut health and robustness
Ann-Sofie Riis Poulsen from the Department of Animal Science will defend her PhD on Tuesday December 13.
Mon 27 Feb
00:00-00:00 |
Ph.d. course: Measuring and assessing animal welfare at herd level
Mon 07 Aug
00:00-00:00 |
Conference: ISAE 2017
International Society for Applied Ethology (ISAE) conference takes place 7.-10. august 2017 in Aarhus, Denmark. Theme: Understanding animal behaviour". Registration open from December 1, 2016.

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