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05/08/2019

Summer School „Contribution of Animal Breeding to Global Food Security“

20 students from more than 10 different countries participated in the ELLS (Euroleague for life sciences) summer school “Contribution of Animal Breeding to Global Food Security” held at the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna in Austria. The topics that were discussed ranged from livestock systems and resource efficiency via concepts of animal breeding and breeding strategies to modelling of production systems. Apart from BOKU professors, contributions were given by international experts such as Prof. Hans Komen from Wageningen University, Dr. Craig Lewis from PIC, Paul Boettcher from FAO and Ethiopian researcher Kahsa Tadel Gebre.

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For everyone interested in handling SNP genotype data (beginner friendly), EMABG coordinator Gábor Mészáros has launched a Genomics Boot Camp book and YouTube channel.
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SEASON’S GREETINGS, HAPPY HOLIDAYS and ALL THE BEST for 2021 from the EMABG. We are looking forward to hearing from you in the new year. The EMABG Central Office will be back on January 4th 2021.
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What to do after the EMABG? Our EMABG Alumni Talks will take place on Tuesday, Dec. 1st 2020, 12:00 PM (UTC+1). Hear about the experiences and career paths of former EMABG students. Join our zoom meeting to learn more.