Know more

Our use of cookies

Cookies are a set of data stored on a user’s device when the user browses a web site. The data is in a file containing an ID number, the name of the server which deposited it and, in some cases, an expiry date. We use cookies to record information about your visit, language of preference, and other parameters on the site in order to optimise your next visit and make the site even more useful to you.

To improve your experience, we use cookies to store certain browsing information and provide secure navigation, and to collect statistics with a view to improve the site’s features. For a complete list of the cookies we use, download “Ghostery”, a free plug-in for browsers which can detect, and, in some cases, block cookies.

Ghostery is available here for free: https://www.ghostery.com/fr/products/

You can also visit the CNIL web site for instructions on how to configure your browser to manage cookie storage on your device.

In the case of third-party advertising cookies, you can also visit the following site: http://www.youronlinechoices.com/fr/controler-ses-cookies/, offered by digital advertising professionals within the European Digital Advertising Alliance (EDAA). From the site, you can deny or accept the cookies used by advertising professionals who are members.

It is also possible to block certain third-party cookies directly via publishers:

Cookie type

Means of blocking

Analytical and performance cookies

Realytics
Google Analytics
Spoteffects
Optimizely

Targeted advertising cookies

DoubleClick
Mediarithmics

The following types of cookies may be used on our websites:

Mandatory cookies

Functional cookies

Social media and advertising cookies

These cookies are needed to ensure the proper functioning of the site and cannot be disabled. They help ensure a secure connection and the basic availability of our website.

These cookies allow us to analyse site use in order to measure and optimise performance. They allow us to store your sign-in information and display the different components of our website in a more coherent way.

These cookies are used by advertising agencies such as Google and by social media sites such as LinkedIn and Facebook. Among other things, they allow pages to be shared on social media, the posting of comments, and the publication (on our site or elsewhere) of ads that reflect your centres of interest.

Our EZPublish content management system (CMS) uses CAS and PHP session cookies and the New Relic cookie for monitoring purposes (IP, response times).

These cookies are deleted at the end of the browsing session (when you log off or close your browser window)

Our EZPublish content management system (CMS) uses the XiTi cookie to measure traffic. Our service provider is AT Internet. This company stores data (IPs, date and time of access, length of the visit and pages viewed) for six months.

Our EZPublish content management system (CMS) does not use this type of cookie.

For more information about the cookies we use, contact INRA’s Data Protection Officer by email at cil-dpo@inra.fr or by post at:

INRA
24, chemin de Borde Rouge –Auzeville – CS52627
31326 Castanet Tolosan CEDEX - France

Dernière mise à jour : Mai 2018

Menu Logo Principal logo Oniris

Home page

Unit "Cattle Herds Health Managament"

The unit « Cattle Herds Heath Management » is a project team for both research and development created in 2008. This unit is located within the joint research unit Oniris—INRA “Biology, Epidemiology and Research analysis in Animal Health”. After a first 5 years program, a new one for the period 2014-2018 has been positively evaluated by the French ministry of agriculture.

Our project

Our project deals with the management of the heealth of dairy and beef herds. We aim at producing knowledge and methods to prevent major health disorders of cattle and to improve welfare and reproduction. The knowledge and methods elaborated shall contributte to the rationalisation of the use of antibiotics and athemintics drugs and also contribute to the profitability of the cattle herds.

To adapt and personalize the control strategies for each herd, our project aims also at taking into acoun for the specifities and the contraints of the herds. The research conudcted within this unit deal with epidemiologu, modelling and simulation for decision making in animal health, animal health economics, elaboration and evaluation of control strategies and intervention methods, but los sociology of the different actors invovling in the management of the health of cattle herds.

Partners of the unit Cattle Herds Health Managament 

This units gathers in the same place

  • Engineers and a veterinarian form the French Livestock Institute
  • And researchers and Fellow from Oniris( National College of Veterinary Medicine, Nantes) and form the Departement Animal Health of INRA (UMR BioEpAR).
umt1
umt2

The unit can also benefit of the support from local vet and farmers organisation of Britany and Pays de la Loire:

  • Veterinarians and engineers form Animal Health Services (GDS) (GDS)
  • Practitioners from “Bovine practitioner Organization (GTV)

This network is rather unique and original in France. Depending on the projects, other partners can be solicited.

Research and Work Topics 2014-2018

The projects for this 5 years period will deal with 3 different areas

Topic 1- The assessment of innovative methods and technics for the management of cattle herd health

Up to day, 3 projects are planed

Topic 2- Taking into account for the specificities of the herds to optimize the performances

Up to day, 2 projects are planed

Topic 3- Promoting the rationale/reduction use of antibiotics and anthelmintic drugs through the support of farmers and staff involved in cattle health management

Up to day, 2 projects are planed

Research and Work Topics 2008-2013

The projects conducted in the period 2008-2013 dealt with

The production of knowledge for the control of multifactorial diseases and parasitism in cattle
The production of knowledge for the control of endemic infectious diseases
Elaboration of intervention methods to improve cattle health