Press Officer Agriculture and Exhibitions
Video competition with animal welfare theme open for entries – Focus on reducing stress during milking – 1,500-euro prize for top three entries
FRANKFURT/MAIN, Germany, August 25, 2016 – The organiser of EuroTier, DLG (German Agricultural Society) is inviting entries for a video competition called Stress free milking.
Video contributions should focus on practical, creative ideas to improve animal welfare especially during milking time in dairy cow enterprises. This topic is not only important from a welfare point of view, but stress-free milking also promotes efficient and gentle milk withdrawing for an optimized production of safe food.
The competition will be judged by the members of DLG Committee for Animal Welfare, and the three best video contributions will each win 1,500 euros.
Entries will be accepted until end of September 2016, and the official award ceremony will take place during EuroTier 2016.
Detailed information about the video contest is available online at (in German): www.dlg.org/index.php?id=4756.
EuroTier 2016 takes place at Hanover’s Exhibition Grounds, Germany, from 15th to 18th November. More information about the fair, which is expecting about 2,500 exhibitors from some 55 countries around the world, can be found online at: www.eurotier.com.
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