Anders Strathe, AV Strathe, & Ermias Kebreab co-author new paper


Anders Strathe, AV Strathe, & Ermias Kebreab co-authors on “Determination of protein and amino acid requirements of lactating sows using a population-based factorial approach” in Anim. 9:1319-1328

Kebreab visits Sao Paulo, conducts mathematical modeling course.


Ermias Kebreab conducted a short course on mathematical modeling at the State University of Sao Paulo (UNESP), Jaboticabal, Brazil

Ermias Kebreab travels to France, gives invited presentation on ‘Environmental impact of specialty feed ingredients use in swine production’


Ermias Kebreab gave an invited presentation on ‘Environmental impact of specialty feed ingredients use in swine production’  to delegates invited by Evonik in Bordeaux, France

Ermias Kebreab travels to China, gives two talks on Sustainable Ruminant Production


Ermias Kebreab traveled to Beijing, China, and gave an invited presentation on ‘Sustainable Ruminant Production’ to the China Academy of Agriculture Science. Later on in the week he traveled to Shanghai and met with the Anyou Group and gave a similar presentation.

Kebreab presents at Ecological Society of America


Ermias Kebreab gave invited presentation on ‘Sustainable livestock systems – the case of Vietnam’ at the Ecological Society of America in Baltimore, MD. Background/Question/Methods are as follows: there are 17 billion domestic animals globally valued at $1.4 trillion. Livestock are used for a variety of reasons ranging from source of food to transportation to risk management tool, especially in poor households in developing countries. Vietnam produces four million tons of livestock products per year, ranking third in Asia, after China […]

Ermias Kebreab quoted in AFP


Ermias Kebreab quoted in AFP article regarding enteric methane emissions

Luis Moraes graduated with Ph.D. from the Animal Biology Graduate Group


Luis Moraes has graduated with a Ph.D.  from the Animal Biology Graduate Group.

Ermias Kebreab quoted in Washington Post article


Dr. Kebreab was recently quoted in Washington Post article “How cleaner cow burps could help fight climate change.”

Ermias Kebreab featured on a One UC Davis banner on campus


Dr. Kebreab is being featured on a One UC Davis banner on campus.  UC Davis is a global community of individuals who are united in advancing the human condition. The One UC Davis campaign honors this “One” community of individuals and tells the stories about how, working together and in a spirit of caring and inclusiveness, we are educating extraordinary people and using discovery to achieve solutions to some of the world’s most pressing challenges. 

Ermias Kebreab interviewed on anaerobic digesters broadcast on KCRW (NPR affiliated in So. CA)


Dr. Kebreab was recently interviewed on anaerobic digesters broadcast on KCRW (NPR affiliated in So. CA). The interview can be listened to on the KCRW website.