• Department of Agricultural Sciences, P.O.Box.28, Koetilantie 5

    00014 University of Helsinki

  • Maataloustieteiden osasto, Koetilantie 5

    00790 Helsinki

Organization profile

Organisation Profile

Research cov­ers nu­tri­tion, physiology, ge­n­om­ics and se­lec­tion

Animal well-being, sustainable use of natural resources and mitigation of environmental impact are guiding us in developing animal production for future food security. Animal phenotype and genotype analyses are utilizing Big Data methodology.
 
 
Our research is focused on
  • animal product quality,
  • feed preservation and alternative feed sources,
  • nutrition physiology and well-being of farm animals,
  • selection programmes and
  • utilization of genomic information.

Animal Science website

International and National Collaboration Publications and projects within past five years.

Profiles

Photo of Kari Elo

Kari Elo

Person: U3 Research and teaching staff, UH

20052019
No photo of Anni Halmemies-Beauchet-Filleau
20082022
No photo of Seija Jaakkola
19992022
Photo of Jarmo Juga

Jarmo Juga

Person: U3 Research and teaching staff, UH

19852019
Photo of Tuomo Kokkonen

Tuomo Kokkonen

Person: U3 Research and teaching staff, UH, Teaching and research personnel

19912022

Projects

Publications

Effects of different barley and oat varieties on methane production, digestibility, and fermentation pattern in vitro

Fant, P., Ramin, M., Jaakkola, S., Grimberg, Å., Carlsson, A. & Huhtanen, P., 2020, In : Journal of Dairy Science. 103

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Identification of runs of homozygosity affecting female fertility and milk production traits in Finnish Ayrshire cattle

Martikainen, K., Koivula, M. & Uimari, P., 2 Mar 2020, In : Scientific Reports. 10, 3804

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access

MULTA, JUST FOOD & Leg4Life: Pellolla edistämässä luonnon monimuotoisuutta

Höijer, L., Toivonen, M. & Lamminen, M., 22 May 2020, In : Suomen Akatemian blogit.

Research output: Contribution to journalOther articlesGeneral public

Body and milk traits as indicators of dairy cow energy status in early lactation

Mantysaari, P., Mantysaari, E. A., Kokkonen, T., Mehtio, T., Kajava, S., Grelet, C., Lidauer, P. & Lidauer, M. H., Sep 2019, In : Journal of Dairy Science. 102, 9, p. 7904-7916 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
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Activities

Maissisäilörehun vaikutus lypsylehmien pötsin metaanintuotantoon

Anni Halmemies-Beauchet-Filleau (Supervisor)
2020 → …

Activity: Examination typesSupervision of other thesis (Master's, Licentiate)

Kaisu Rasi

Anni Halmemies-Beauchet-Filleau (Supervisor)
2020 → …

Activity: Examination typesSupervision of other thesis (Master's, Licentiate)

Rypsivalkuaisen korvaaminen camelinan valkuaisella - in vitro

Anni Halmemies-Beauchet-Filleau (Supervisor)
2019 → …

Activity: Examination typesSupervision of other thesis (Master's, Licentiate)

Pötsisuojatun metioniinin vaikutus härkäpapuvalkuaisen hyväksikäyttöön

Anni Halmemies-Beauchet-Filleau (Supervisor)
2019 → …

Activity: Examination typesSupervision of other thesis (Master's, Licentiate)

Camelinan lipidien vaikutus pötsin metaanintutantoon in vitro

Anni Halmemies-Beauchet-Filleau (Supervisor)
2019 → …

Activity: Examination typesSupervision of other thesis (Master's, Licentiate)

Prizes

Faban kultainen ansiomerkki

Jarmo Juga (Recipient), 24 Apr 2019

Prize: Prizes and awards

Press / Media

Does Weight Gain Due To Grazing Cause Insulin Resistance?

Kari Elo

25/08/2015

1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media

Does Weight Gain Due to Grazing Cause Insulin Resistance?

Kari Elo

24/08/2015

1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media