Discussion forum - Strong demand at International Green Week Berlin

Discussion forum on climate protection, economic efficiency and animal welfare - Conflicts and compromises in global livestock farming on 19 January 2018, Berlin

European scientists want to develop a better understanding of the dairy cow

Seven European countries, as well as China and the USA are conducting joint research in the GplusE-Project.

Research Prize of the International Society of Livestock Husbandry (IGN)

On 23.11.2017 the IGN-Forschungspreis for species-appropriate livestock husbandry was awarded to Mrs. Maren Kreiser in Freiburg.


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.


Three program areas - basis of our research conception