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livestock Agriculture & Biology
farms Agriculture & Biology
dairy cows Agriculture & Biology
dairy farming Agriculture & Biology
farmers Agriculture & Biology
cows Agriculture & Biology
veal calves Agriculture & Biology
greenhouse gas emissions Agriculture & Biology

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Windi al Zahra

Person: Other

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Cecilia Ayala

Person: PhD-student

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John Barry

Person: Other


Research Output 1996 2020

Methodological choices drive differences in environmentally-friendly dietary solutions

Frehner, A., Muller, A., Schader, C., De Boer, I. J. M. & Van Zanten, H. H. E., 1 Mar 2020, In : Global Food Security. 24, 100333.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
animal-based foods
Open Access
Conservation of Natural Resources
sustainable development

Accounting for feed-food competition in environmental impact assessment: Towards a resource efficient food-system

van Hal, O., Weijenberg, A. A. A., de Boer, I. J. M. & van Zanten, H. H. E., 10 Dec 2019, In : Journal of Cleaner Production. 240, 118241.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Environmental impact assessments
environmental impact assessment
Land use

Projects 2000 2020


LiGAPS-Beef 2017

van der Linden, A. (Creator), van de Ven, G. (Creator), Oosting, S. (Creator), van Ittersum, M. (Creator), de Boer, I. (Creator), Wageningen UR, 26 Sep 2017


LiGAPS-Beef 2018

van der Linden, A. (Creator), van de Ven, G. (Creator), Oosting, S. (Creator), van Ittersum, M. (Creator), de Boer, I. (Creator), Wageningen University & Research, 5 Mar 2018


Activities 2005 2019

Modelling the consequences of an extended lactation on GHG emissions and economics in dairy cows

A. Kok (Invited speaker)
26 Sep 2019

Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk

The role of animals in the transition towards a more circular and plant-based food system

E.M. de Olde (Speaker)
17 Oct 2019

Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk

70th Annual Meeting of the European Federation of Animal Science (2019)

E.M. de Olde (Chair)
16 Aug 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in or organising a conference

Press / Media

3D camera spots the sick cows

Xiangyu Song, Rik van der Tol & E.A.M. Bokkers


2 Media contributions

Press/Media: Research

3D technology helps dairy farmers identify sick cows

Xiangyu Song, Peter Groot Koerkamp, E.A.M. Bokkers & Rik van der Tol


1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Research


A.M. Leroy Fellowship 2018

I.J.M. de Boer (Recipient), 28 Aug 2018

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

scientific committee
animal production

Best oral presentation at the EAAP

H.H.E. van Zanten (Recipient), 2016

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)