The 8th International Greenhouse Gas and Animal Agriculture Conference (GGAA) is attended by more than 400 delegates from over 40 countries. The conference will feature approximately 10 keynote speakers and a series of pre-conference workshops with an attendance limited to approximately 30 delegates per workshop. Meetings of the Global Research Alliance on Agriculture Greenhouse Gases will be hosted after the conference to enhance international research and networking. These meetings will include: 1) the Animal Selection, Genetics and Genomics Network; 2) the Manure Management Network; 3) the Animal Health and GHG Emissions Intensity Network; 4) the Feed and Nutrition Network; and 5) the Rumen Microbial Genomics Network.
The meeting aims to present the latest research on the mitigation of greenhouse gases, measurement and modeling, as well as to discuss on-farm practices and policies to address the challenges associated with agricultural practices and their impact on greenhouse gases. The conference will feature highly respected and internationally renowned speakers, who will review the state of the art and present significant new developments in the field. Delegates will have the opportunity to publish their abstracts in the conference proceedings.