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Dairy Cattle Housing and Welfare at EUROTIER 2008

04 November 2008

GERMANY - Modern dairy cattle housing and its effect on welfare, performance, animal health and behaviour is the theme presented to some 250 international dairy farming experts at the EuroTier Dairy Event on 10 November.

The event is held on the eve of the EuroTier exhibition with main speaker Marina von Keyeserlingk, University of British Columbia addressing the welfare theme.

Also speaking at the evening event in the Hanover Exhibition Grounds Convention Center is Jean Francois Verdenal from Igney, France, President of the European Dairy Farmers (EDF). The EuroTier Dairy Event is organised by the EDF and DLG.

The evening programme will culminate in the EuroTier Dairy Farmer 2008 awards con-ferred on dairy farmers who have achieved outstanding results with a top prize of 2500 Euros.

Further Reading

- Find out more about EuroTier 2008 by clicking here.

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