animal health, prevention and use of antibiotics, colostrum quality and management
Area 1 (‘Economy’): Improve the productivity, resilience and competitiveness of European Animal Production
We are interested to collaborate in a consortium and to contribute our expertise, tools and infrastructure (dairy farm) to work on animal health, prevention and the use of antibiotics at farm level.
Hooibeekhoeve is a research centre of the Province of Antwerp (Flanders), that carries out applied research and demonstrations and provides information in the domains of dairy farming, forage crops, rural development, landscape, environment and animal welfare.
Hooibeekhoeve is a contact point for the agricultural sector where (future) farmers and relevant sectors can be informed about different subjects of interest. It forms also the link with other organizations and policy makers for initiating research and discussion on policy measures.