Corrective actions in heavy pig management to reduce the use of antibiotics in the production sys...

Employer
ALMA MATER STUDIORUM - UNIVERSITA' DI BOLOGNA - - DIPARTIMENTO DI SCIENZE E TECNOLOGIE AGRO-ALIMENTARI
Location
Italy
Posted
October 03 2017
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia

The inappropriate use of antibiotics has favored the occurrence of the antibiotic resistance. The project is focused on test corrective actions to improve the management of the farms with the objective to reduce the use of antibiotic in the farms partners of the project. The candidate will collaborate in implementing the improvements to reduce the use of antibiotics through direct visits on farm and data collection. Moreover will be involved in the analysis of data collected from farms involved in the project. The candidate, should have experience on the factors affecting the eubiosis of the gastro intestinal tract of pigs and should be motivated on the project's topic. The candidate shall have good communication skills and good attitude to work in a dynamic team.



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