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Sector Specific Portals

Livestock

Page-Title: What is it about

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The diversity of Animal Genetic Resources is a part of biodiversity, our cultural heritage and the basis for an innovative and sustainable livestock production.

Page-Title: National Programme

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The Federal Government and the federal countries adopt the National Programme for the Conservation and Sustainable Use of Animal Genetic Resources in Germany.

Page-Title: Conservation and sustainable use

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The Federal Government and the federal countries adopt the National Programme for the Conservation and Sustainable Use of Animal Genetic Resources in Germany.

Page-Title: Promotion

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Currently the payments for breeding animals are the most effective measure for the conservation and sustainable use of endangered native livestock breeds.

Page-Title: Zoo-technical legislation

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The zoo technical legislation provides an important legal framework for the conservation and sustainable use of Animal Genetic Resources.

Page-Title: Expert Committee on Animal Genetic Resources

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The conservation and sustainable use of indigenous livestock breeds is supported in an advisory capacity by the Advisory Council on Animal Genetic Resources.

Page-Title: National Invent

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To implement effective measures for the conservation and sustainable use of Animal Genetic Resources we need to know the risk-status of the livestock breeds. For this, TGRDEU provides a extensive overview.

Page-Title: Red list of livestock breeds

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The list of native livestock breeds in Germany contains a complete list of all native livestock breeds and their risk-categories.

Page-Title: International cooperation

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The diversity of Animal genetic resources is globally threatened. Germany engages even on international level for the conservation and sustainable use of Animal Genetic Resources.