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Datum: 17.12.2014 Författare: Linn Fenna Groeneveld Kategori: Husdjur

In general, the report , which is based on text mining of 14 million patent applications, has good news relative to equitable sharing of AnGR. After a steep increase of patent applications involving AnGR in the 1990s, peaking in 2001, there was a subsequent substantial decrease. This decrease can be…

Datum: 17.11.2014 Författare: Anne Kettunen Kategori: Husdjur

Final report of the project on the conservation of the Nordic brown bee is now available as a hard-copy as well as electronically. The report summarizes the current status on the Nordic brown bee in the Nordic-Baltic region, describes the distinctiveness of the Nordic brown bee as well as identifies…

Datum: Författare: Anne Kettunen Kategori: Husdjur

A recent study, published in the scientific journal Journal of Animal Science, has genetically characterized a herd of Danish Jutland cattle. The study is based on 135 individuals from the Kortegaard herd of Danish Jutland cattle, which has been genotyped with the HD cattle chip, containing more than 700.000 genetic…

Datum: 17.06.2014 Författare: Linn Fenna Groeneveld Kategori: Husdjur

Cryopreservation is an important component in the conservation of farm animal genetic resources and it is especially relevant in efforts to ensure that future breeding goals in a changing environment can be met. Safeguarding of animal genetic resources against diseases and disasters is more easily achieved with cryopreserved material, than…

Datum: 17.02.2014 Författare: Linn Fenna Groeneveld Kategori: Husdjur

The international conference was arranged by four research networks financed by the Nordic Council of Ministers and NordForsk under the Program “Climate Change Impacts, Adaptation and Mitigation in Nordic Primary Industries”, as well as NordGen Farm Animals and NordGen Forest. Theo Meuwissen, project leader of the “Nordic Research Network on…

Datum: 17.01.2013 Författare: Anne Kettunen Kategori: Husdjur

Endangered coastal heathlands may be preserved by supporting an ancient land management technique which combines grazing and burning. In Norway, a study “Old Norse Sheep in Coastal Heath” combines the development of Old Norse sheep farming into sustainable agriculture and the management and preservation of the coastal heathlands. Please, follow…