932332 Advanced animal husbandry

Lecture and seminar
Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Offered in
Sommersemester 2023
Languages of instruction


Detailed discussion of housing systems for the different farm animal species.
Specific aspects and problems will be addressed more deeply with regard to the production system, (herd) management procedures and engineering in livestock farming.

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

In-depth discussion of specific topics originating from livestock husbandry (including housing systems and housing design criteria, agricultural engineering in livestock farming, management, animal health and animal welfare) focussing on the multiple relationships between these factors and highlighting potentials for improvements.
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