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.
Topics for 2015
Dairy cattle-slurry treatment technologies: towards an integrating approach of crop production, animal feeding and environmental impacts
Nanotechnology applied to animal feeding towards improvement of bioaccessibility and enhancement of nutrient value