Seminar

Broiler Breeder Nutrition Seminar

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'.

Organisator Animal Nutrition, Wageningen Institute of Animal Sciences (WIAS)
Datum

vr 6 februari 2015 08:50 tot 12:30

Locatie Orion, gebouwnummer 103
Bronland 1
103
6708WH Wageningen
0317 48 87 77
Zaal/kamer C1005

Seminar programme

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.vanholland@wur.nl

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.