Actual research is focussed on:
* working on parameters for judgement of husbandry systems according to the needs of animals.
* studies on behavoiur of farm animals kept in different housing systems, especially the influence of raising to the behaviour in later life and to the existence of ... in behaviour.
* development husbandry systems according to the needs of the animals and their application.
* judgement of techniques and procedures according to questions in animal protection.
* Teaching the units Animal husbandry, animal welfare, farm animal ethology, animal husbandry in ecological agriculture, ethics
* postgraduate studies and further education measures in animal husbandry and animal welfare.