SANFEED Doctoral Programme

The SANFEED Program (Sustainable Animal Nutrition and Feeding) is a new Doctoral ANIMAL SCIENCE Program in an industrial setting funded by the Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT) that will start in the academic year of 2014/2015 and will be coordinated by the Abel Salazar Institute for Biomedical Sciences in the University of Porto.

The programme is organised in the following four workpackages (WP):

  • WP1: Increase livestock sector efficiency;
  • WP2: Decrease the environmental impact of animal production;
  • WP3: Promote health and animal welfare;
  • WP4: Assure product quality and food safety.