Summer Course on Exotic Tropical Animal Science

The Department of  Nutrition Science and Feed Technology, Bogor Agricultural University held a summer course program on the 7 – 12 of August 2017 with the topic on Exotic Tropical Animal Science. T on 7 – 12 August 2017. This program is attended by 11 students from 5 universities, University Putra Malaysia (UPM), Chiang Mai University, Maejo University, Nong Lam University and Ho Chi Minh University.

This program was held during 6 days includes as inhouse training and field practice in several livestock. The livestock that were visited were Balinese Starling/Jalak Bali (Leucopsar rothschildi) Conservation, Timorese deer (Rusa timorensis), Sheep from Garut (Ovis aries), and Renggong Horses (kuda renggong), kuda means (ecuus caballus) and renggong means (dance). The location of the ranch is located at Bogor, Garut and Sumedang.

The program was closed with farewell party in Taman Mini Indonesia Indah and gathering at the  Bogor Botanical Garden. The participants actively participate and observe tropical livestock in Indonesia.This program will be offered annually as well in 2018 on 6-12 August 2018. For futher information in relation to this program please visit and  online Registration at Contact: