Educational Collaboration among GeFAH, Gifu Field Science Center and Gifu City Women's College

Educational collaboration event among Gifu City Women's College, GeFAH (Education and Research Center for Food Animal Health, Gifu University), and Gifu Field Science Center (Gifu University) was held at the center on November 26 and 27, 2018.

Professor Masato Yayota from the Gifu University Faculty of Biological Sciences gave a lecture titled, "From grass to milk" for the second year student of Gifu City Women's College. Later the students and participants observed cow and poultry houses at Yanagido Farm of the center.

GeFAH was established in April 2015 in an effort to promote animal hygiene education and research in cooperation with Gifu Prefecture. Its major operations include: 1) animal hygiene education, 2) academic research on livestock diseases and 3) disease control and health promotion of livestock. GeFAH has the Livestock Disease Control Division and the Livestock Breeding and Hygiene Management Divison.

Gifu Central Livestock Hygiene Service Center and its affiliated research center were relocated into Gifu University in June 2017. Practical training rooms, laboratories and analysis rooms of GeFAH are all on the 3rd floor of the building where integration of education and research have been promoted.

Scene of the lecture
Scene of the lecture
At the farm (cow and chicken houses)


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