Scientists and industry experts examined the need and scope for change in the livestock sector in response to increasing societal and environmental challenges.
Scientists have identified regions in the cow genetic makeup linked with resilience to tuberculosis disease.
A method of sampling tissue could aid research into therapies for chicken lung diseases.
Antimicrobial resistance gene counts did not change in response to antibiotic treatment.
The two companies bring together pioneering technology to increase the efficacy of gene therapeutics.
PigBoost tool will enable sustainable data-driven decisions to improve Uganda’s pig production, health, and welfare.
Scientists are collaborating to develop improved breeding selection of small ruminants in tough conditions.
A common, chronic gut disease in ruminants will be the focus of a new £1 million study.
Animal breeding could become more efficient with an approach that combines DNA-editing techniques with new reproductive technologies.
Tuberculosis in cattle and badgers passes between members of the same species at least twice as often than between cow and badger.