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The Agriculture School (ESA) of the Bragança Polytechnic Institute (IPB) in association with the Regional Director of Westwern Europe of International Goat Association, the National Serrana Goat Breeders Association (ANCRAS), the National Sheep “Galega Bragançana” Breeders Association (ACOB), the Mountain Research Centre (CIMO), and the Animal and Veterinary Research Center (CECAV) are going to organize CAPRA 2015 (the Portuguese goat and sheep production meeting).

The meeting will be held in Mirandela (Portugal) from 12 to 14 November/2015. The main subject areas covered Meat and Milk production, Animal Breeding and Genetics, Nutrition, Biology of Goat Production Systems, Behaviour, Welfare and Health.

Round tables, paper sessions presentations /discussion and technical visits to goat farmers will be an exciting opportunity for breeders, students, professors and researchers to meet and spend time in a friendly way for the benefit of Portuguese Goat Production.

Welcome to Mirandela (Portugal) next November/2015.

Provisional Programme

Provisional programme will be available soon.

Call for papers

All authors wishing to present papers at the meeting are requested to submit the papers before 16 October.
Authors should indicate the type of presentation (oral or as a poster).
Papers with a maximum of 5 pages, should be written according the Word file template that can be downloaded at
Papers should be submitted to: capra@ipb.pt

The responsible contact person will inform authors before 26 October 2015 whether their papers have been accepted for presentation during the meeting.