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Yesterday in Slovenia, the "Sustainable Animal Husbandry" training program commenced as part of the Erasmus+ project "Sustainable Animal Husbandry and Welfare" (Sulawe), with the participation of the Association of Milk Producers of Ukraine (AMP).

The training is being held at the Biotechnical Faculty of Ljubljana University, one of the largest in Europe and the most renowned in Slovenia. During the educational tour, lecturers and researchers from Ljubljana University, along with representatives from Slovenian farms and research farms, will share their insights on the concept of sustainable animal husbandry, its social perception from the perspectives of producers and consumers, and the technological and managerial measures required to adhere to sustainable animal husbandry principles.

AMP team member Nataliya Rumen is participating in the training, so we will share the most interesting insights on AMP's Facebook page during the course of the training.

Background Information:

The Erasmus+ international technical assistance project "Sustainable Animal Husbandry and Welfare" (SULAWE) runs from January 1, 2023, to December 31, 2025. The project aims to study the experience of EU universities in training specialists for animal husbandry (focusing on pig farming, dairy farming, and poultry farming) and qualification centers for current farm specialists. The outcome will be the development of updated or new educational modules for Ukrainian universities in the areas of "Sustainable Animal Farming," "Animal Welfare," and "Digital Farming."

Ukrainian University Project Implementers: National University of Life and Environmental Sciences of Ukraine (NUBiP), Poltava State Agrarian Academy, Lviv National University of Veterinary Medicine and Biotechnologies named after S.Z. Gzhytskyi, Volodymyr Dahl East Ukrainian National University

European University Partners: University of Ljubljana (Slovenia), Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (Sweden), Nuertingen-Geislingen University (Germany).

Ukrainian Agro-Association Partners: Association of Milk Producers of Ukraine (AMP), Association of Pig Producers of Ukraine, "Tvarynprom".

Press service of the Association of Milk Producers


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