Effects of heat stress in cattle, resources-saving breeding and improvement of animal welfare

FBN has been cooperating with Brazilian scientists for almost a decade

Can cattle keep their barns clean?

Scientists research control of excretory behaviour and toilet training in cattle

Advanced biomathematics improves the planning of animal experiments

Dummerstorf scientists want to plan the search for useful variants in animal genomes more efficiently


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 programme areas - basis of our research conception