Wednesday, 3 August 2016

50th ISAE Congress in Edinburgh, UK!

This years 50th annual congress of the International Society for Applied Ethology (ISAE) was held the city of Edinburgh, UK where 50 years ago in 1966 the founding of the organization was started.

On July 15th, Dr. Elsa Vasseur presented the goals of the research chair (how to improve the longevity of dairy cows and sustainability of dairy farms).
Dr. Elsa Vasseur

PhD candidate Santiago Palacio discussing the content of his poster with Dr. Michiru Fukasawa from the Japanese National Agricultural and Food Research Center, Japan at the 2016 ISAE congress and explaining that minor and affordable stall modifications to tie-stalls as well as regular access to exercise were associated with improved (i.e: lowered) prevalence of body injuries.
Dr. M. Fukasawa and Santiago Palacio

Thank you to the team in Edinburgh from SRUCUniversity of Edinburgh, and World Animal Protection for organizing an excellent congress.

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