Feed Ration Planning in Dairy Cattle Herds

Aarhus University

The course will handle feed supply, including crop rotation, crop production, effects on self-supply, and optimization of feed allocation within and among animal categories/groups, including forage/concentrate ratio. Further feed production is described, including the effect of conservation and processing on feed quantity and quality. Feed evaluation including feed analyses and evaluation, and variation between different systems in energy and protein values and input parameters is discussed. Further nutrient requirements, and effects of ration formulation on cows response on individual and group level, as well as feed intake capacity is discussed.   

Details:

Location Aarhus, Denmark
Period
5 Aug 2019 - 15 Aug 2019
level Master / Graduate
Credits 5.0 ECTS
Program fee 138 EUR
Accommodation fee 490 EUR
Extra information about the fee:
Exchange students: No Fee

Freemovers, EU/EEA: 138 EUR

Freemovers, NON-EU/EEA: 1159 EUR

Books, course materials, social programme, and housing are not included in the fee.
Application deadline 1 April 2019
Entry requirements:
Course Specific:

A relevant bachelor's degree within Science and Technology.

General:

Exchange students: nomination from your home university

Freemovers: documentation for English Langauge proficiency

You can read more about admission here: https://international.au.dk/education/admissions/summeruniversity/how-to-apply/

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