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2021.07.13 | Food

Join a conference on milk and health

Come and hear about the latest research in milk and health, when Arla Food for Health invites everyone interested to a conference. It will take place on 29 September, and it will be possible to be physically present at the event in Aarhus or to participate online.

2021.07.09 | Anis

We are looking for a new colleague at AU Foulum

Department of Animal Science has a Tenure-track position or possibly associate professor position available within the area of carbohydrates in nutrition. Application deadline is 16 September 2021.

2021.07.07 | Anis

New professor of management of production diseases

As of 1 September 2021, Department of Animal Science at Aarhus University has appointed Peter T. Thomsen professor of management of welfare-related production diseases in livestock herds.

Biorefinery at AU Foulum. Photo: Lars Kruuse - AU Foto

2021.06.28 | Research

Validation of screening method for assessing plants' potential for protein extraction via biorefining

Is it better to extract protein from grass or other plants in the biorefinery and how much protein can be extracted? Now, a recognised method normally used to screen for feed value has been validated as a method to assess the potential for extracting protein from plant material in a biorefinery. This will make it possible to study many more plant…

Suckler-aunts and calves have recently been let out on pasture at AU-Foulum. The animals are included in the new GrOBEat project which deals with sustainable and welfare-friendly veal and beef production. Photo: Linda S. Sørensen.

2021.06.30 | Anis

Cow-calf contact in full bloom at the Danish Cattle Research Centre at AU-Foulum

A new project at Aarhus University will promote organic and welfare-friendly veal and beef production based on a production system where two calves go together with a “suckler-aunt” until they are about six months old.

2021.06.11 | Anis

Interview with Janne W. Christensen about horses and their behaviour

Are you passionate about horses and horse-related activities? Then don't miss this interesting interview with our researcher and expert on horse behaviour, Janne Winther Christensen done by Ampascachi Horse Riding Holidays.

Events

Thu 23 Sep
08:49-08:49 | Copenhagen
Postponed to 2023: SEGES summit 2020: THINK Piglet Health & Nutrition
Experts from all over the world will attend the summit to discuss, share and learn more about how health, nutrition and management can improve the viability of piglets from hyperprolific sows.
Wed 29 Sep
13:50-16:35 | Aarhus eller online
Arla Food for Health - conference 2021
Come and hear about the latest research in milk and health, when Arla Food for Health invites everyone interested to a conference. It will take place on 29 September, and it will be possible to be physically present at the event in Aarhus or to participate online.
Mon 01 Nov
00:00-00:00 |
Dept. of Animal Science offers a PhD course in Hands-on mass spectrometry for the analyses of minerals, amino acids, short chain fatty acids (SCFA) and other biomarkers/metabolites using quantitative and explorative techniques