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Annual meeting in Vienna

Austria is the hosting nation for the WBFSH Annual Meeting 2015 which takes place in Vienna these days

Andrä Rupprechter and Anton Dieter Ulm.
d. 19-10-2015 - 12:53

Around 70 studbook representatives have travelled to Vienna to participate in the WBFSH Annual Meeting and General Assemly 2015 which is hosted by the Austrian member of WBFSH, Arbeitsgemeinschaft für Warmblutszucht in Österreich (AWÖ).


The participants were warmly welcomed by the minister of agriculture, Andrä Rupprechter, and head of AWÖ, Anton Dieter Ulm.

WBFSH president Jan Pedersen opened the meeting Monday morning by welcoming everyone to an interesting day of presentations and work shops.

The main topic in Monday's presentations is inbreeding covering inbreeding depression from a genomic perspective and genetic charaterisation of stallion lines as well as new methods for the validation of scoring results and linear scoring.


Please find agenda, presentations and all other useful information about the meeting HERE.