Agenda

PhD course: Poultry Production and Health

until 10-10-2014 - Aarhus University, Denmark, DK-8830 Tjele
360 European Union

Details event

29 September - 10 October 2014
Aarhus University, Denmark, DK-8830 Tjele
Aarhus University, Department of Animal Science
+45 87154252
800

Objectives:
The course will cover all aspects of modern poultry production
including breeding, nutrition, health, welfare as well as poultry
products for human consumption. The course is based on lectures
by recognised researchers. Through excursions and practicals, the
students will get the opportunity to obtain hands-on experience in
hatching, the formulation of poultry feed, the assessment of
nutrient digestibility, bird health and welfare as well as meat and
egg quality.

Target group:
The course is relevant for all students working in the field of
poultry science and will provide an understanding of poultry
production in a broad context from farm to fork.