The 8th Global Conference on the Conservation of Farm Animal Genetic Resources will provide aforum for the interaction and exchange of information and ideas on all aspects regarding Sustainable conservation of the livestock breeds diversity for the future: Impact of globalization of Animal breeding and the loss of farm Animal genetic diversity - a conflict?” as a tool for sustainable development.
The following topics will be covered in AnGR conservation:
In situ and ex situ conservation
Research and application: sustainable farming for future
Indigenous knowledge systems intellectual property right, Access and benefit sharing of farm Animal genetic resources
Farming for the future
Marketing rare breeds and products
Agricultural innovation involving indigenous Animals and traditional farming practices
Impact of global changes on local breeds.
Breeders, keeper rights
Production characteristics of local breeds
The official language of the Conference will be English. and Turkish. The simultaneous translation in headphones will be provided
Deadline for title submission 30 March 2011
Deadline for abstract submission and early registration 30 April 2011
Deadline for full text submission 30 June, 2011
Late registration after 30 April 2011, but not later than 30 July, 2011