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dairy PhD Projects, Programmes & Scholarships

We have 23 dairy PhD Projects, Programmes & Scholarships

Roslin Foundation Studentship - Securing the genetic future of the cosmopolitan Holstein dairy breed

Dairy cattle populations have undergone highly successful selective breeding since the late 19th century, with the intensity and efficiency of selection increasing as novel technologies, including recent advances in genomics, became available and were implemented by the industry. Read more
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4-year PhD Studentship: Impact of the microbial biodiversity and micro-ecological processes on the transmission and persistency of diseases in dairy farms: a multidisciplinary, adaptive research approach

Soil provides the basic structure for the development of the ecosystem where humans and animals live. Soil microbiota, including different pathogenic and non-pathogenic microorganisms, are responsible for the health and maintenance of the ecosystem, creating the greatest biodiversity in the world. Read more
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4-year PhD Studentship: Assessing long-lasting pain following hot-iron disbudding in dairy calves

Although freedom from pain is a key pillar of animal welfare, painful procedures are still common on most dairy farms. For instance, despite being painful1, hot-iron disbudding is still performed on the vast majority of calves. Read more

Characterising vegan cheese: Its microstructure and the influence of ingredients and process

The global vegan cheese market size is expanding rapidly with increased acceptance of veganism and "Flexitarians" among millennial consumers fuelling this demand, through rising awareness of environmental, ethical or health concerns. Read more
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Multi-camera machine vision of a whole cattle herd for assessing the impact of interventions for environmental sustainability

SWBio DTP. Bioscience for sustainable agriculture and food. While dairy farming is receiving increasingly strong competition from plant-based alternatives, it remains an important agricultural option where grass is the most viable crop, such as in substantial areas of the UK as well as a large slice of world landmass. Read more

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