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dairy cows Agriculture & Biology
diet Agriculture & Biology
Diet Medicine & Life Sciences
Rumen Medicine & Life Sciences
Swine Medicine & Life Sciences
Milk Medicine & Life Sciences
rumen Agriculture & Biology
swine Agriculture & Biology

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Sven Alferink

Person: Technical

Photo of Erika Beukers-van Laar

Erika Beukers-van Laar

Person: Technical

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Sholeha Binti Abd Rahim

Person: Other


Research Output 1971 2019

Are dietary strategies to mitigate enteric methane emission equally effective across dairy cattle, beef cattle, and sheep?

van Gastelen, S., Dijkstra, J. & Bannink, A., Jul 2019, In : Journal of Dairy Science. 102, 7, p. 6109-6130

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
beef cattle
dairy cattle
7 Citations (Scopus)

Benefits of Condensed Tannins in Forage Legumes Fed to Ruminants: Importance of Structure, Concentration, and Diet Composition

Mueller-Harvey, I., Bee, G., Dohme-Meier, F., Hoste, H., Karonen, M., Kölliker, R., Lüscher, A., Niderkorn, V., Pellikaan, W. F., Salminen, J-P., Skøt, L., Smith, L. M. J., Thamsborg, S. M., Totterdell, P., Wilkinson, I., Williams, A. R., Azuhnwi, B. N., Baert, N., Grosse Brinkhaus, A., Copani, G. & 13 othersDesrues, O., Drake, C., Engström, M., Fryganas, C., Girard, M., Huyen, N. T., Kempf, K., Malisch, C., Ortiz, M. M., Quijada, J. N., Ramsay, A., Ropiak, H. & Waghorn, G. C., 22 Jan 2019, In : Crop Science. 59, 3, p. 861-885

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
forage legumes

Conversion of organic resources by black soldier fly larvae: Legislation, efficiency and environmental impact

Bosch, G., van Zanten, H. H. E., Zamprogna, A., Veenenbos, M., Meijer, N. P., van der Fels-Klerx, H. J. & van Loon, J. J. A., 10 Jun 2019, In : Journal of Cleaner Production. 222, p. 355-363 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Environmental impact
environmental impact

Projects 1997 2019


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


Alteration of gene expression in mammary gland tissue of dairy cows in response to dietary unsaturated fatty acids

Mach Casellas, N. (Creator), Jacobs, A. A. A. (Creator), Kruijt, L. (Creator), van Baal, J. (Creator), Smits, M. C. J. (Creator), Wageningen UR, 13 Jan 2014


Apparent ileal digestibility of Maillard reaction products in growing pigs

Salazar Villanea, S. (Creator), Wageningen University & Research, 18 Jun 2018


Activities 1986 2019

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

PhD Defence Marco Tretola (Event)

S. de Vries (Examiner)
28 Jan 2019

Activity: MembershipMembership of committee

Early-life feeding accelerates gut microbiota colonisation patterns in piglets

Raka Choudhury (Speaker), Anouschka Middelkoop (Contributor), Walter Gerrits (Contributor), B. Kemp (Contributor), Liesbeth Bolhuis (Contributor), Michiel Kleerebezem (Contributor)
18 Mar 2019

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

Press / Media

Eiwit in pluimveevoer

Arie Kies


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment

Fungus converts straw into livestock feed

John Cone


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment

Schimmel zet stro om in veevoer

John Cone


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)