The Agriculture School (ESA) of the Bragança Polytechnic Institute (IPB) in association with the Regional Director of Westwern Europe of International Goat Association, the National Serrana Goat Breeders Association (ANCRAS), the National Sheep “Galega Bragançana” Breeders Association (ACOB), the Mountain Research Centre (CIMO), and the Animal and Veterinary Research Center (CECAV) are going to organize CAPRA 2015 (the Portuguese goat and sheep production meeting).
The meeting will take place in Mirandela, Portugal, from November 12 to 14, 2015. The main subject areas covered Meat and Milk production, Animal Breeding and Genetics, Nutrition, Biology of Goat Production Systems, Behaviour, Welfare and Health.
Round tables, paper sessions presentations /discussion and technical visits to goat farmers will be an exciting opportunity for breeders, students, professors and researchers to meet and spend time in a friendly way for the benefit of Portuguese Goat Production. A provisional programme will be available soon.
Click here, or visit their website at http://esa.ipb.pt/capra2015/english-version to learn more.
The International Goat Association promotes goat research and development for the benefit of humankind, to alleviate poverty, to promote prosperity and to improve the quality of life.