The five subprojects of the LowInputBreeds project

The project work is organised in four subprojects (SP) with several work packages (WP) each and in four horizontal activities (= subproject 5).

The Subprojects

Horizontal actvities

Subproject 5.3: Training of early stage researchers and agricultural advisors/technologists

The substantial expertise of senior researchers in the LowInputBreeds consortium to and the project's deliverables will be used to fulfil the following objectives:

  • Design and deliver a series of specialist training workshops for early stage researchers and agricultural advisors/technologists to address major gaps in the current training provision in Europe and
  • Organise exchange programmes for scientists involved in the LowInputBreeds project.

Subproject 5.4: Dissemination and technology transfer to stakeholder communities

The objectives of this activity are  to:

  • Design, establish and manage the project dissemination website; this will include the production of 6 monthly newsletters.
  • Organise the LowInputBreeds stakeholder conferences in years 2, 3, 4 and 5 of the project; this will include the production of conference proceedings
  • Produce a “Handbook for Organic and ‘Low Input’ Animal Breeding and Management” at the end of the project.