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SAVE THE DATE: Conference “Shaping the future of Livestock farming through research” – 13 June 2022

As part of the French Presidency of the Council of the European Union, the French ministry of Agriculture and Food is organising the conference “Shaping the future of Livestock farming through research” which will be held on 13th June 2022 (9am -6pm) online and at the Maison de la RATP in Paris. The event can […]

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PPILOW’s People: Sarah Lombard!

Hi! I joined ITAB in November 2021, just after my graduation as Ingénieur Agronome, equivalent to a Master of Science Degree in agronomy. I am specialized in animal production with a particular interest in animal welfare. In ITAB, I am working on organic pigs, poultry and rabbits production. My main topics are alimentation and animal […]

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Open Public Consultation: Sustainable EU food system framework – new initiative

The European Commission launched the Open Public Consultation (OPC) on the Sustainable EU food system framework initiative. The Farm to Fork Strategy announced an initiative for a horizontal framework law establishing new foundations for future food policies by introducing sustainability objectives and principles based on an integrated food system approach. In preparation of this initiative, […]

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CRA-W webinar “The welfare of pigs, from the concept to the practices introduced in recent years” – 8th March 2022!

The webinar “The welfare of pigs, from the concept to the practices introduced in recent years”, organised by CRA-W, will be held on 8th March 2022 in Namur (Belgium).  The event will be in French with a simultaneous translation into Dutch. The event is free but the registration is mandatory to participate virtually or in […]

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Junior researcher scientist on pork quality and farming systems at INRAE!

A permanent researcher position on pork quality and farming systems is available in the research group ‘Physiology of Growth and Quality of Products’ at PEGASE INRAE-Institut Agro research unit located close to Rennes, France. For more details and application read the job vacancy.  Deadline: 8th March 2022. 

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Horizon Impact Award 2022 is open for applications!

The European Commission has launched the Horizon Impact Award 2022 on 6th January 2022, an initiative to recognise and celebrate outstanding projects that have used their results to provide value for society.  The contest is open to legal entities, individuals or teams that have completed an FP7 and/or Horizon 2020 project. In order to be eligible, the projects must […]

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Open competition for research scientists at INRAE, France: 55 Job offers!

Each year, INRAE organises open competitions to recruit research scientists on permanent positions. The recruitment campaign is generally aimed at researchers who have recently obtained their PhD. Candidates are recruited on the basis of their scientific competence and must have published articles on the results of their PhD. Fifty-five job positions in different fields are open! […]

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Practice abstracts and factsheets!

Twenty-four practice abstracts in the EIP Agri format based on PPILOW research will be produced. These will include practice abstracts on scenarios in partners’ countries, each produced in English and the national language. A “practice abstract” is a short summary which describes a main information/recommendation/practice that can be used by the end-users in their daily […]

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Four positions for broiler chicken welfare researchers!

UGent University & Poulpharm are recruiting 4 broiler welfare researchers on the WISH  project (Welfare Improving monitoring Solutions for cHickens). The project will start on 1st March 2022. Deadline for application: 28th January 2022.  For more details read the job vacancies.

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Contribute to the Public consultation of the EC on Animal Welfare!

The European Commission has launched a public consultation in relation to the revision of the Animal Welfare legislation planned to be completed by the end of 2023. You can consult the first results of the Inception impact assessment and provide your feedback by following this link and filling the EC survey before the 21st of January, 2022.

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