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1.4 million USD in funding from the Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research for Keel Bone Damage Research

The Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research (FFAR), a nonprofit established in the US 2014 Farm Bill, awarded three grants… read more »


Keel Bone Damage in many languages

In an effort to touch base with producers and stakeholders of all sorts, a double-sided leaflet can be downloaded from… read more »


Keel bone fracture susceptibility and genetic variation – A new study from Switzerland’s ZTHZ

Switzerland’s ZTHZ latest publication on keel bone fracture is now available online from Poultry Science.  Susceptibility to fractures were assessed… read more »


Keel bone damage – training school at the University of Bern

The University of Bern will be organizing a two day training school providing lectures and practical exercises on the assessment… read more »

Activities of KBD members

Lubor Kostal and Ine Kempen, Leader and Replacement leaders of the Dissemination and Exploitation Support Group, are seen here displaying the poster advertising the KBD Net Action at the recent European Poultry Welfare Conference in France. Great job!