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dairy cows Agriculture & Biology
Rumen Medicine & Life Sciences
Milk Medicine & Life Sciences
rumen Agriculture & Biology
diet Agriculture & Biology
methane Agriculture & Biology
Diet Medicine & Life Sciences
Methane Medicine & Life Sciences

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Sven Alferink

Person: Technical

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Erika Beukers-van Laar

Person: Technical

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Sholeha Binti Abd Rahim, MSc

Person: Other, PhD-student


Research Output 1971 2020

Wheat bran addition improves Ceriporiopsis subvermispora and Lentinula edodes growth on wheat straw, but not delignification

Mao, L., Cone, J. W., Hendriks, W. H. & Sonnenberg, A. S. M., 1 Jan 2020, In : Animal Feed Science and Technology. 259, 114361.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Ceriporiopsis subvermispora
Lentinula edodes
wheat bran
wheat straw

A cross-laboratory study on analytical variability of amino acid content in three insect species

Oonincx, D. G. A. B., Bosch, G., Van Der Borght, M., Smets, R., Gasco, L., Fascetti, A. J., Yu, Z., Johnson, V., Tomberlin, J. K. & Finke, M. D., 2019, Book of Abstracts of the 70th Annual Meeting of the European Federation of Animal Science. Wageningen Academic Publishers, p. 327-327 (EAAP book of abstracts No. 25).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingAbstract

Projects 1997 2020


Effects of β-Glucans and resistant starch on fermentation of recalcitrant fibers in growing pigs

de Vries, S. (Creator), Gerrits, W. (Creator), Kabel, M. (Creator), Zijlstra, R. (Creator), Vasanthan, T. (Creator), Wageningen University, 30 Nov 2017


Aging-induced decline in mucus thickness in mice is associated with changes in microbiota composition and immunity and is sex dependent

Elderman, M. (Creator), Sovran, B. (Creator), Hugenholtz, F. (Creator), Graversen, K. (Creator), Huijskes, M. (Creator), Houtsma, E. (Creator), Belzer, C. (Creator), Boekschoten, M. (Creator), de Vos, P. (Creator), Dekker, J. (Creator), Wells, J. (Creator), Faas, M. M. (Creator), Wageningen University, 28 Aug 2017


Activities 1986 2019

PhD Defence Marco Tretola (Event)

S. de Vries (Examiner)
28 Jan 2019

Activity: MembershipMembership of committee

Trained innate immunity in chicken macrophages

Michel Verwoolde (Speaker), Robin H.G.A. van den Biggelaar (Contributor), Jurgen van Baal (Contributor), Christine A. Jansen (Contributor), Aart Lammers (Contributor)
18 Mar 2019

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

How to refine and standardize/harmonize protocols for digestibility trials in order to get accurate digestibility values of feedstuffs for horses?

F.J.W.C. Schaafstra (Lecturer), J.Th. Schonewille (Lecturer), Wilbert Pellikaan (Lecturer)
15 Feb 2019

Activity: Talk or presentationPublic lecture/debate/seminar

Press / Media

Warmtebehandeling raapzaad onderzoek: promotie onderzoek Sergio Salazar Villanea

Sergio Salazar Villanea


1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Research

Good grub: Are instects the answer to unsustainable pet food?

Guido Bosch & Ronald Jan Corbee


1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment

Additieven goed voor puntjes op de i bij eiwitbenutting

Jan Dijkstra


1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment


American Feed Industry Association Award 2015

Jan Dijkstra (Recipient), 14 Jul 2015

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Amino acid requirements of fattening pigs affected by sanitary status

Yvonne van der Meer (Recipient), 5 Feb 2015

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Behavioural tests to screen satiating properties of dietary fibre sources in adult pigs

Joost van den Borne (Recipient), 23 Aug 2010

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)