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Investments into animal welfare shall pay off in the future

EIP-Project „GeTie“ has started Bonn/Geldern Close to the town of Geldern, the operational group of the “GeTie”-project has started its work. “GeTie” is an abbreviation for the German “Gemeinschaftsleistung Tierwohl” which in translation means “joint effort for animal welfare”. This project is funded by the EU and the Federal State of North Rhine-Westphalia for the…

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60 new EQA-members with a special status

On the last day of lectures during the winter semester 2019/2020 at the University of Bonn, students of nutrition technology, human nutrition, animal sciences, crop plant sciences and agricultural & food economics received their EQA junior membership card from Prof. Dr. Petersen. At the beginning of the semester, those students agreed to contribute actively to…

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New label for One Health in the USA

A new label for products of animal origin seeks to help on taking shopping-decisions for consumers. According to a notification, up to now consumers think about living conditions, animal welfare, health issues and much more when buying a product. Existing labels that want to help finding the right things concentrate on specific aspects. The One…

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Project „Cooperation for animal welfare“ is ready to start

EQAsce, as lead partner, initiated the project with the abbreviation “GeTie” (from its German title GEmeinschaftsleistung TIErwohl). The operational group of twelve partners is now receiving almost half a million Euros from the EIP.NRW (European Innovation Partnership) funding programme. The aspect of “responsibility for animal welfare” along the whole “pork” value added chain will be…

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