APSS 2012 Invited Speaker Travel Funding

The University of Sydney

  • Project code: PRJ-007446

  • Project stage: Closed

  • Project start date: Friday, January 13, 2012

  • Project completion date: Tuesday, March 27, 2012

  • National Priority: CME-Priority 1-Improving environmental sustainability outcomes


Attendance and scientific presentations at the Annual Australian Poultry Science Symposium to be held at the University of Sydney from February 19th – 22nd 2012 by two leading researchers. Professor Michael Kidd will be travelling from Arkansas USA and Professor Birger Svihus will be travelling from Norway.


Chicken Meat

Research Organisation

The University of Sydney

Objective Summary

Professor Michael Kidd is presenting on Amino acid requirement and synthetic amino acids in poultry nutrition under our Major theme – Feed Additives: Mythbusters.
Professor Birger Svihus is presenting under the Free Range compared with Conventional Poultry Production – Gastrointestinal tract development: Implications for free-range and conventional production.