Wageningen Academic Publishers Award for SOLID contribution

IMG_89321At the 65th Annual Meeting of the European Federation of Animal Science in Copenhagen, researchers from SOLID received the “Wageningen Academic Publishers Award” for a contribution from SOLID Work Package 2. 

The award-winning paper is titled “Reducing concentrate supplementation in an alpine low-input system: response of two dairy cow types“ and presents the results from a feeding trial conducted in Austria.

At the meeting in Copenhagen, Marco Holm received the award on behalf of himself and his colleagues.

Furthermore results from SOLID Work Package 2 were presented at

  • the LfL Ökolandbau-Tag in Triesdorf, Germany, a conference focussing on applied research for organic farming,
  • the first Joint Meeting of the FAO-CIHEAM Mountain Pastures, Mediterranean Forage Resources networks and Mountain Cheese network in Clermont-Ferrand, France
  • the Internationale Weidetagung in Zollikofen, Switzerland, a conference focussing on pasture based dairying.

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