I am graduated in 2019 in the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine ClujNapoca. Currently, I am a PhD student at the Department of Parasitology and Parasitic Disease, scientific coordinator, Prof. Dr. Vasile COZMA. The topic of my doctoral thesis is “The control of digestive nematodes and protozoa […]
The Organic World Congress (OWC) will be held in Rennes (France) from 6th to 10th September 2021. During the OWC 2021, the workshop “How to improve poultry and pig welfare in organic production systems?” will be held online on 8th September from 11.00 to 12.30 CET. Organizers: C. Micheloni (AIAB, Italy) & A.Collin (INRAE, France) […]
I’m Jacopo Goracci and I’m a zootechnician. I graduated in Animal Science at the University of Pisa in 2002 and I obtained my PhD in Animal Production in 2007 with a thesis on pasture-raised local pigs. Since 2005 I have been the technical manager of the agro-zootechnical organic farm Tenuta di Paganico, where we raise […]
The 8th International Conference on the Assessment of Animal Welfare at Farm and Group Level (WAFL) will be held on 16th-19th August 2021 and will be a virtual conference. PPILOW representatives will participate to present the activities of the project: Mathilde Stomp (ITAVI-ACTA) presentation about the EBENE app: “EBENE®: an efficient e-tool to identify areas for […]
The Organic World Congress will be held in Rennes (France) from 6th to 10th September 2021. Anne Collin and Claire Bonnefous from INRAE will present two oral communications. Read here all the details. More information coming soon! For more information about the Congress please visit the congress website.
I’m Laura Warin, an agronomist in charge of welfare projects at ITAVI since 2016, the R&D institute for poultry, rabbit and fish industry. My work aims at helping the professionals of the poultry and rabbit sector to anticipate and to adapt to evolutions linked to animal welfare. In the PPILOW project, I am mainly involved […]
INRAE contributed to a review under the framework of PPILOW: “Review: What are he challenges facing the table egg industry in the next decades and what can be done to adress them?”. Enjoy your reading here!
Hi! I’m Evelien Graat, a PhD student in the animal welfare research group at ILVO who works on the PPILOW project full time. I have a bachelor’s degree in biology and a master’s degree in behavioural ecology from Utrecht University. My PhD project focusses on welfare self-assessments of pigs and poultry by farmers (WP3) and […]
A survey has just been launched by the EUREKA project, a follow-up project to the EURAKNOS thematic network, which aims to help ensure the longer-term and wider use by farmers, foresters and other rural businesses of the practical knowledge and innovative solutions that are generated by Horizon 2020 multi-actor projects. The purpose of this survey […]
I’m Riccardo Carelli, a Senior EU project manager employed at the European Federation of Animal Science – EAAP, based in Rome. I have worked for public (National Research Council of Italy, European Commission, Ministry of University and Research) and private (Sapienza Innovazione, IPI) organizations. I have a long experience in managing international projects (7 EU […]