European collaboration on animal breeding

The network of National Coordinators for Animal Genetic Resources (ERFP) aims to share information and knowledge between European countries in the area of conservation and sustainable use of genetic diversity farm animal species.


CGN actively participates in the ERFP network and this project also covers the yearly Dutch contribution to the ERFP network. CGN coordinates the ERFP cryoconservation working group.


Exchange of state of the art knowledge and experiences, to support effective and efficient conservation and sustainable use of Animal Genetic Resources within Europe.