Animal Production 2018 brought scientists, educators, social scientists, extension experts, consultants, consumer advocates, processors and producers together to share the latest information on all aspects of animal production.
The conference tagline, fostering innovation through the value chain, delivered a cross-species focused Program sourcing international and national speakers on topics such as:
– Opportunities for innovation in animal production – a cross-species view
– Understanding the consumer: social, economic and animal welfare in animal production industries
– Mixed farming and grazing systems: integration, management, innovation
– The value of big data and its potential as a resource
In addition, the authors of contributed papers presented the latest science from a wide range of disciplines through the concurrent sessions. A special issue of Animal Production Science is available through CSIRO Publishing.
The 33rd biennial conference of the Australian Society of Animal Production will be held in Western Australia in 2020.