Publications

The most relevant publications in Modern and Sustainable Animal Breeding.

 

What is the evidence that egg production is a cause of bone quality issues?

The belief that selection for increased egg production is a cause of bone quality issues in laying hens has been widespread. However, the evidence that there is a link between the rate of lay and bone quality does not support this.

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 EU CODE OF CONDUCT ON AGRICULTURAL DATA SHARING BY CONTRACTUAL AGREEMENT

A premise for sustainable innovation in the agricultural sector is that the data needs to be shared. The EU code of conduct on agricultural data sharing was created jointly by the signatory organisations, including EFFAB, to provide support on contractual relations and provide guidance on re-using and sharing agricultural data. 

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