This seminar is organised on the occasion of the PhD thesis defence of Rick van Emous entitled: 'Body composition and reproduction in broiler breeders: impact of feeding strategies'.
08:50 Welcome by Chair Dr René P. Kwakkel
09:00 Rick van Emous, Wageningen UR Livestock Research, Wageningen, The Netherlands
Body composition and reproduction in broiler breeders: impact of feeding strategies
09:30 Dr Martin J. Zuidhof, University of Alberta, Canada
Precision broiler breeder feeding: feeding the right bird the right amount at the right time
10:00 Coffee / Tea Break
10:30 Emeritus Prof. Dr Rob M. Gous, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
Using light to manage reproductive performance in broiler breeders
11:00 Prof. Dr Johan Buyse, Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium
Low protein diets for broiler breeders: initial observations on reproduction and behaviour
11:30 Closure of the seminar and lunch
Registration for seminar
Please register for the seminar and lunch before 1 February by sending an email to Yvonne.firstname.lastname@example.org
PhD thesis defence
At 13:30 the PhD thesis defence of Rick van Emous in the Auditorium will start. Please note that the defence will take place at a different venue than the Orion building where the seminar will be held.