Achieving good water  QUAlity status in intensive animal production areas

resp. dr. Luciano  Migliorati  funding: UE   duration:3.5 years

The main objective of this project is to reduce water pollution from livestock farms  by optimising the use of dietary nitrogen and phosphorus, thus reducing nutrients losses to water.

The CRA-FCL role in the project is reducing nitrogen in manure by lowering N inputs in feedstuffs (using feeding techniques based on low-protein diets) without affect cows performances