Friedrich Loeffler Institute (FLI)

General information

Country:

Germany

Research Facility/installation:

Institute of Animal Nutrition

Farm type:

Experimental Farm

Stakeholder type:

Public

Address:

Bundesallee 37, 38116 Braunschweig

Website:

https://www.fli.de/en/institutes/institute-of-animal-nutrition-ite/experimental-station-braunschweig/

Primary Contact Person:

Sven Dänicke

Site characteristics

Climate:

Temperate

Total land (ha):

Grazing land (ha):

Grazing season length (days):

Enterprise:

Dairy

Animals

Number of dairy cows:

Dairy cow breed:

Holstein-Friesian

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Steer breed:

Research equipment

Individual feed intake facility:

Metabolism facility:

Greenhouse gas measurement:

Digestion facilities:

Grazing studies equipment:

Behavioural monitoring:

Ethical aspects

Animal Welfare body:

Licence to perform experiments:

Yes

Name of the ethical licence body:

Laboratory facilities

Capacity to process blood sample:

Capacity to process meat sample:

Capacity to process milk sample:

Capacity to process digestive system sample:

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Capacity to process diet/feed sample:

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