Participants

The following companies and institutions participate in healthydairy.eu

The largest ‘green’ University of Applied Sciences of Holland. We offer a variety of Bachelor, Master and Postgraduate programmes which focus on nature, environment, human and animal health, nutrition, food production and responsible entrepreneurship. For more information see the website of Hogeschool Van Hall Larenstein.

CAH Vilentum University of Applied Sciences is a professional education institute situated in the centre of the Netherlands. In the programmes offered, professionals prepare for their careers in th knowledge domains of agriculture, food, horticulture, agribusiness and animal sciences.

Nordwin College is an education centre. Nordwin College strives to incorporate the learning style of current generations into its view of education. That means we don’t apply a strict teaching philosophy because we don‘t believe we could get good results with strictness. In our teaching philosophy we make sure that the acquisition of knowledge and skills are achieved by various means. The ideal school should be balanced between theory and practice, structure and flexibility, guidance and freedom, projects, traineeship and classes, collective and individual assessment.

GD is a leading organisation in animal health and animal production. Over ninety years, GD has supported industrial customers, governments, veterinarians and farmers by providing animal health programmes and laboratory diagnostic services. GD is unique in combining expertise in the field of animal health management with expertise in laboratory diagnosis. GD employs poultry, ruminant and pig experts as well as microbiologists and chemists. In addition GD combines monitoring and eradication of diseases with practical research projects to identify emerging diseases and develop new laboratory tests.

Groenhorst is a leading agricultural training centre with ten campuses in the Netherlands. For decades we have provided excellent professional education in the field of agriculture, horticulture, livestock, equine studies and veterinary nursing. Respect for people, animals and the environment are core values for Groenhorst.

Cows send out useful information every moment of the day. You just need to know how to read the signals. We train advisors and dairymen in the field of practical dairy farming.

MelkveeAcademie 2.0 is a nationwide business network for future-oriented farmers. As an independent party MelkveeAcademie makes experience and knowledge accessible to peers, experts from industry and research. MelkveeAcademie 2.0 does this by responding to current developments in the market, technology and politics.

Wageningen UR is a collaboration between Wageningen University and the DLO foundation. ‘To explore the potential of nature to improve the quality of life’. That is the mission of Wageningen UR (University & Research centre). A staff of 6,500 and 10,000 students from over 100 countries work everywhere around the world in the domain of healthy food and living environment for governments and the business community-at-large.

AgriHolland is a private company, based in Wageningen, the Netherlands. We use the internet to provide companies with lowcost, quality information to stimulate innovation and development towards a healthy agri-food chain. The Dutch website AgriHolland offers supporting information on the internet. We emphasize new opportunities in market and technology, and the successful realization of innovation.