Sustainable animal husbandry

A.Y. 2020/2021
6
Max ECTS
56
Overall hours
SSD
AGR/19
Language
Italian
Learning objectives
The course aims to clarify the role of livestock systems in the context of agricultural systems and to investigate aspects of the sustainability of livestock activities in terms of pollution, production, product quality and animal welfare. It will also provide the skills and tools for the evaluation of resources and critical factors of modern farming systems.
Expected learning outcomes
At the end of the course the student will have acquired knowledge to monitor and improve modern livestock systems, thanks to the study of sustainability parameters and to the most current research methods in the field.
Course syllabus and organization

Unique edition

Responsible
Lesson period
Second semester
AGR/19 - ANIMAL SCIENCE - University credits: 6
Field activity: 16 hours
Lessons: 40 hours
Professor(s)
Reception:
by appointment
Dipartimento di Scienze Animali - Sezione di Zootecnica Agraria - Facoltà di Agraria - Via Celoria 2
Reception:
by appointment (send an email)
Dipartimento di Scienze Agrarie e Ambientali (sezione Zootecnica) via Celoria 2 Milano