Institut de l'Élevage

Research activities


The Institut de l’Élevage is at the convergence of research and advisory services. It is the technical institute of choice for ruminant livestock farming.

The institute conducts studies on almost 60 themes, in tune with social issues. These studies include:


  • Genetics
  • Livestock husbandry techniques
  • Environment
  • Health
  • Animal welfare
  • Product quality
  • Farm and supply chain economics
  • Livestock systems
  • The role of the livestock farmer
  • Information systems
  • International cooperation