APSS 2012 Invited Speaker Travel Funding


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.

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Project Start Date

Friday, January 13, 2012

Project Completion Date

Tuesday, March 27, 2012

National Priority

An environmentally sustainable Australia

National Priority

CME-Develop and implement measures to improve industry's impact on the enviroment