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Symposium 'The Role of Ruminants in Sustainable Diets'

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The Royal Academies for Science and the Arts of Belgium

Hertogsstraat 1

1000 Brussels

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High level international speakers will report on the latest science to assess the implications of meat and milk production.

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  • On June 21st, the Belgian Association of Meat Science and Technology (BAMST) and the International Dairy Federation (IDF) are bringing together various experts to discuss “The role of ruminants in sustainable diets” in Brussels, Belgium. During this scientific outreach, high-level international speakers will report on the latest science to correctly assess the nutritional and environmental implications of ruminant livestock.
  • This event aims at attracting an international audience of stakeholders and organizations that are active in the livestock sector, food and environmental policies or related activities.
  • Speakers include prof. Frank Mitloehner (UC Davis, USA), prof. Andrew Mente (PHRI, Canada), dr. Michelle Cain (University of Oxford, UK), dr. Nico Peiren (Research Institute for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, Belgium), Andrea Bertaglio (Carni Sostenibili, Italy), dr. Judith Bryans (IDF), prof. Martin Scholten (Wageningen University & Research, NL), dr. Jean-Louis Peyraud (Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique, FR) and dr. Anne Mottet (UN FAO).
  • They will discuss topics like the facts and fiction around livestock and its environmental impact, methane reduction strategies for cattle, and why methane should be treated differently compared to other greenhouse gases, the sustainability of meat and dairy and whether or not livestock is essential for food and resource security and climate change reduction.
  • For more information visit the IDF or BAMST websites.

Standard admission fee € 84.00, € 5.26 service costs and taxes. Lunch, coffee breaks and drinks will be provided.

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