International conference "Risk factors in the process of animal feeding and their implication on food quality"
We have the pleasure to invite you to attend the International Conference "Risk factors in the process of animal feeding and their implication on food quality" which will take place in Palanga – Baisogala (Institute of Animal Science of LVA) from the 16th to 17th of September 2010.
The Conference is organised under the frame of EU 7th Framework Programme Project BALTFOODQUAL "Unlocking Animal Food Quality Research Potential in Baltic Region by Developing Scientific and Technical Capacities of the Research Institute "Sigra".
The first day of Conference will take place in Palanga and will cover presentations, discussions and planning of further collaboration program. The second day of workshop will include visit to the Institute of Animal Science of LVA (Baisogala).
The theme of the Conference is a hot topic in Europe and a very appropriate subject in view of the current worldwide demands for both human society and livestock industry. This Conference gives a great opportunity to the participants to share the experience, exchange information and ideas and thus facilitate further effective cooperation and mutual personal contacts.
The 7th Framework Programme project BALTFOODQUAL Conference “Implication of different production technologies on animal health and food products quality indices” organized by Research Institute of Biotechnology and Veterinary Medicine "Sigra" took place on December 4-5, 2008 in Sigulda. Participants from 5 countries – Denmark, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Sweden took part in the Conference. Total number of participants was more than one hundred thirty. During two the Conference days 31 presentations were reported.
The main topics included in the Conference Programme were:
- Animal nutrition, breeding, health, veterinary;
- Animal food products (milk, meat, egg) quality;
- Production technologies influence on the environment;
- Economic aspects of production.
The Conference organizers express many thanks to Project BALTFOODQUAL partner institutions from Denmark, Estonia, Lithuania, Sweden which delegated researchers for presentations in the Project BALTFOODQUAL Conference and appreciate the participation in the Conference of the researchers from different scientific institutions of Latvia, too. Organizers consider that the Conference founded a new base for further cooperation among research institutions in common Baltic as well as EU research space.
It must be expressed a gratitude to organizations that ensured technical process (interpreting, catering, transport) of the Conference.
International Scientific Conference
Implication of Different Production Technologies on Animal Health and Food Products Quality Indices
It is great pleasure to invite you to the International Scientific Conference "Implication of different production technologies on animal health and food products quality indices" that will take place in Sigulda, 4-5th of December 2008. The Conference is one of the main activities of EU 7th Framework Programme Project BALTFOODQUAL "Unlocking Animal Food Quality Research Potential in Baltic Region by Developing Scientific and Technical Capacities of the Research Institute "Sigra"". We hope that the topic of the Conference and the scientific programme will help to find solutions for the most actual and problematic issues in animal science and veterinary medicine and the Conference will give us an opportunity to exchange information and ideas and will develop further fruitful cooperation.
Prof. Aleksandrs Jemeļjanovs
Director of Project BALTFOODQUAL
Place: Latvia, Sigulda. (Conference location)
Time: 4-5 December, 2008.