Meat and Other Livestock Products: Main Players on Rich Dining Tables [JP]

Lecture Description

Steak, ham, milk, cheese, eggs... Livestock products are symbols of richness for some people. Moreover, milk products, especially, are important for child health. However, livestock industry is problematic, considering the global food shortage. For raising beef, cow, and swine requires a huge amount of crop. Sustainability is needed. Prof. Maeda considers this and other problems concerning livestock industry, and discusses what agricultural scholars can do for the future of the stockbreeding.

 

NOTE:

- This lecture was conducted only in Japanese.

Date:
2015-6-13
Target:
Visitors
Field:
Agricultural

Speaker

Keiichiro Maeda

The University of Tokyo
Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences / Professor

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