Research at the Department of Animal Nutrition and Management
Our research shall contribute to the development of biologically and economically sustainable forms of livestock production. We aim for an animal production that takes into account both the animals' needs and health and provide high quality food.
Here you find information about some of our on-going research projects at our department. You can read more about each project in the list to the right.
EU-project: Autograss milk
Protein levels for optimal growth
Dark vision in dairy cows
Alternative feedstuffs to sows
Can white-flowering faba bean be used as a feed in sow diets?
Welfare in poultry
How can you measure welfare in laying hens?
Reindeer movement and habitat use
Is it possible with forage-only diets to athletic horses?
Our research is carried out in five divisions:
Learn more about our publications
Our department has access to laboratories and animal facilities that are used for research and education. You can also read more about our finished projects.