Professor of Animal Nutrition
Department of Veterinary Medicine
University of Bologna
Professor of Animal Nutrition and director of the experimental herd in Bologna University. His research, documented by numerous publications, mainly focuses on the study of forages quality, the dynamics of fiber utilization in the rumen and on the relationships between feeding strategies, cows health and milk quality. Recently he developed an interest for the role of sugars in dairy cows nutrition.
He is part of the scientific board for the ED&F Man research programme.