Research and teaching in Animal Genomics

At the ETH Zurich as well as at the University of Zurich research and teaching in Animal Genomics is ongoing.

Prof. Hubert Pausch

Institute for Agricultural Sciences, Animal Genomics, ETH Zürich

The professorship at the ETH Zurich (since May 2017) concentrates on the following focal points:

Research focal points in Animal Genomics

  • Support in the creation of an original Swiss Brown Cattle herd
  • Development of a sustainable and efficient genome based mating programme
  • Characterisation of individual animals with specific genome changes

Suisse Tier - National Trade Fair for Farm Animal Husbandry

At Suisse Tier from 22 to 24 November 2019 you will meet leading suppliers and experts from the entire Swiss livestock industry. AgroVet-Strickhof will be there, visit us at our stand. Link to the Suisse Tier Homepage

AgroVet-Strickhof Conference

The first AgroVet-Strickhof conference will take place on 1 July 2019. Secure a seat and register today.

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AgriTech Day

Agriculture of the Future – digital and sustainable?

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More environmentally friendly cows

Bovines eat a lot of soya and are the big emitters of greenhouse gases and the air pollutant ammonia. New feed additives for ruminants and an innovative cow toilet will help. Link to the article