Webinar

Webinar: “Insights into nutrition and health of veal calves”

Organised by Adaptation Physiology
Date

Thu 17 June 2021

On behalf of the PhD Defence of Francesca Marcato a ADP-WIAS webinar will be organised.

Program:

13.30-13.35 Welcome
Dr C.G. van Reenen, Animal Health & Welfare Group, Wageningen Livestock Research
13.35-14.05 "Simulation of growth of calves"
Prof. Dr W.J.J. Gerrits, Animal Nutrition Group, Wageningen University & Research
14.05-14.35 "From a handful of feed to a dedicated manger. The trend of veal calf' solid feeding in Italy from an animal welfare perspective"
Prof. Dr G. Cozzi, University of Padova, Italy
14.35-14.50 Coffee break
14.50-15.20 "Key considerations for improving the health and welfare of male dairy calves"
Dr D. Renaud, University of Guelph, Canada
15.20-15.50 "Effects of transport on health of veal calves"
Francesca Marcato, MSc, PhD Candidate
15.50-15.55 Closure
Dr C.G. van Reenen, Animal Health & Welfare Group, Wageningen Livestock Research

PhD defence                        

The PhD defence of Francesca Marcato will take place:

Friday 18th June 2021 at 13.30 hours at the Aula of Wageningen University.

Title: “ A journey to improve robustness of veal calves”

The PhD defence will be live-streamed