The German Society for Animal Production e.V. (DGfZ) was founded in 1905 as a non-profit association.
The society represents the areas between science, administration and practice and between the scientific disciplines of animal breeding, production, nutrition and animal health.
We are the official representative of the Federal Republic of Germany in the
European Association for Animal Production (EAAP). In this function, the DGfZ nominates the German representatives of the EAAP`s scientific committees.
We work in close collaboration and mutual exchange with other international organizations and institutions.
The DGfZ is supported financially by the Federal Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Consumer Protection (BMELV) and by the corresponding State inistries.
The following topics will be covered by the working groups:
Genetic-Statistical Committee’sworks on the topic
Genetic-Statistical issues of Animal Sciences.
foods of animal origin
permanentworking groups new project groups are being founded to work on current topics, including patents in animal husbandry, alternatives to the castration of piglets, cloning technology and the local organization of the World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production