Session 30. Adaptation of dairy and dual-purpose cattle to harsh environments (with Core-Organic projects: 2-ORG-Cows, Organic Dairy

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Date: 30 August 2016; 14:00- 18:00 hours
Chairperson: S. König / B. Fürst-Waltl


Theatre Session 30

Towards preventive health management in native dual-purpose cattle via novel breeding strategies
S. König

Animal-human-technology interactions: novel means of phenotyping cattle health and welfare
invited U. König V. Borstel

Characteristics of organic dairy farm types in seven European countries
A. Wallenbeck, A. Bieber, A. Spengler Neff, B. Fuerst-Waltl, C. Winckler, S. Ivemeyer, C. Simantke, S. March, J. Brinkmann, T. Rousing, J. T. Sorensen, J. Walczak, P. Wójcik and V. Ribikauskas

Comparison of native and commercial dairy cattle breeds on organic farms in five European countries
A. Bieber, A. Spengler, B. Fuerst-Waltl, S. Ivemeyer, C. Simantke, C. Stricker, J. Walczak, A. Wallenbeck, C. Winckler and P. Wójcik

Genetic relationships and trait comparison between and within lines of local dual purpose cattle
M. Jaeger, K. Bruegemann and S. König

Possibilities and requirements for organic dairy breeding lines
M. Kargo, L. Hjortø and J.R. Thomasen

Preferences for Breeding Goal Traits for Danish Red and Jersey Cattle
M. Slagboom, M. Kargo, D. Edwards, A.C. Sørensen, J.R. Thomasen and L. Hjortø

Exploring the genetic background of parasite resistance in selected lines of black and white cattle
K. Brügemann, K. May, C. Scheper, C. Strube and S. König

Genotype × environment interactions in dual purpose cattle in harsh environments
B. Bapst

G×E in organic and conventional production systems in Austrian Fleckvieh cattle
C. Pfeiffer, C. Fuerst, H. Schwarzenbacher and B. Fuerst-Waltl

Defining consensus desired gains for a Kenyan Holstein-Friesian breeding goal
C.M. Kariuki, J.A.M. Van Arendonk, A.K. Kahi and H. Komen

Genotype by environment interaction for activity based estrus traits in Danish Holstein
A. Ismael, E. Strandberg, B. Berglund, M. Kargo, A. Fogh and P. Løvendahl

Statistical analysis of yield milk by AMMI analysis of genotype-environment interaction
A. Hamrouni and D. M’naouer


Posters Session

Adaptation of Holstin Dairy Cattle to Southern Mediterranean Environmental Conditions
M. Khalifa and M. Djemali

Organic and Conventional Dairy Farmers Prefer Different Improvements in Breeding Goal Traits
M. Slagboom, M. Kargo, D. Edwards, A.C. Sørensen, J.R. Thomasen and L. Hjortø

Dairy cows for an efficient milk production based on roughage
H. Joerg, A. Wenger, C. Aebersold, A. Burren, M. Schwarzenberger and M. Huber

Preliminary study on the meat quality of Albera bulls, an endangered cattle breed from the Pyrenees
N. Panella-Riera, M. Vitale, M. Gil and M.A. Oliver

Review on environmental benefits of organic milk production
G. Pirlo