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PUBLIC LECTURE: Is 'more efficient' food production in conflict with animal welfare?

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Today's date is Saturday, January 16, 2021
Is 'more efficient' food production in conflict with animal welfare? : 2050 Food - Lecture Series Other events...
A public lecture by Marion Stamp Dawkins, Professor of Animal Behaviour, University of Oxford.

Cost: Free, but RSVP required. Register online: https://2050food2-eorg.eventbrite.com.au/#

Greater efficiency may for some people be an obvious goal for providing food security for an increasing human population but what are the implications for animal welfare? Will greater agricultural efficiency inevitably lead to lower standards of welfare? This lecture will ask whether there is really a conflict between human well-being and animal welfare and argue that good animal welfare can provide the basis of healthy safe food for humans, benefits for the environment and productive commercial farming.
Location University Club Theatre Auditorium, UWA
Contact Institute of Advanced Studies <[email protected]> : 6488 1340
URL https://www.ias.uwa.edu.au/lectures/2050-food
Start Wed, 04 Sep 2013 18:00
End Wed, 04 Sep 2013 19:00
RSVP RSVP is required.
Submitted by Audrey Barton <[email protected]>
Last Updated Thu, 29 Aug 2013 16:03
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