Germany’s best master-thesis focusing on horses derives from Dummerstorf

The German Society for the Promotion of Equine Research (GWP) awards every year bachelor, master and doctoral theses focusing on horses with a prize. 

New insights into the internal clock of Livestock - What makes Cow, Pig & Co tick?

Chronobiology – a Swedish scientist and his team want to research the “internal clock” in livestock


Leibniz Institute for Farm Animal Biology (FBN)

The Leibniz Institute for Farm Animal Biology (FBN) researches the functional biodiversity of farm animals in the context of the specific environments in which they are kept and derives sustainable solutions for farm animal husbandry.


Four programme areas - basis of our research conception