RDI projects


Project Information

NameAnimal Health and Economy
ContactLeena Kärkkäinen
DescriptionThe main goal of the project is to update the know-how of the veterinarians on the management and economy of the cattle farms today. In addition, the goal is the skills development of farmers, farm workers and farm holidaymakers to implement preventive health care on cattle farms and to realize its impacts on the farm economy. The update of digital skills and utilizing new technology on cattle farms is also executed during the project. The teams of experts, including veterinarian, feeding expert, razing expert, inseminator, dairy advisor, and the dairy and farm technology experts, are established on farms and the digital communication of the team is developed with the help of digital applications and methods. Also the teams of farmers are established during the project.
Funded byESR Flat Rate 2014-2020