Livestock webinar and results

On 25th of May 2021, the University of Padova (UNIPD) and the University of Parma (UNIPR) organised a webinar to present the first results of several trials conducted at UNIPD, UNIPR, and the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU). After overviews of the wider Organic-PLUS project from Dr. Sara Burbi of Coventry University (CU) and of the Livestock workpackage from Dr. Massimo De Marchi (UNIPD), a range of results were discussed, including: outcomes of the survey of organic livestock producers across 13 European countries, from in-vitro studies with natural antioxidants and antiparasitics, the differences in milk composition between organic and conventional farming systems, and from research on NMR technologies to discriminate organic from conventional milk.

More than 70 producers, consumers and researchers attended the webinar, which was conducted in Italian. The event was also recorded and is available to view here.

Screen-shot from webinar showing (top to bottom) Dr. Massimo De Marchi (UNIPD, Italy), Dr. Carmen L. Manuelian (UNIPD, Italy), Dr. Federico Righi (UNIPR, Italy), Dr. Giulio Grandi (SLU, Sweden) and Dr. Marco Franzoi (UNIPD, Italy)

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