Genetic tailoring for the most important dairy cattle breed

The world's most important dairy breed, the black Holstein, is subject to the highest demands

International research exchange for the cow

Scientists publish handbook on experimental methods in nutritional and behavioural research on cattle.


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