Video: Improving health and welfare of organic dairy cows (OrganicDairyHealth)

The aim of the OrganicDairyHealth project is to improve health and welfare in organic dairy cows. Watch Anna Wallenbeck (Sweden), Ute Knierim (Germany) and Jan Tind Sørensen (Denmark) explain how they combine breeding and management measures to achieve this goal in a new video.

2016.03.17 | Thomas Alföldi

Project coordinator of OrganicDairyHealth, Jan Tind Sørensen

The three researchers focus on measures feasible for breeding and management, and combine improved farm management with long-term genetic improvements. A special emphasis is placed on udder and metabolic health.

This video was produced at the second project meeting held at the end of February 2016 at the Research Institute of Organic Agriculture FiBL in Frick.


ContactJan Tind Sørensen, Aarhus University, Denmark

Project websitewww.coreorganicplus.org/research-projects/organicdairyhealth/

Photo: Partners in OrganicDairyHealth

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