Deputy Program Leader, Feed and Forage Development
Blümmel is senior scientist and team leader for feed research at the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) in Ethiopia. He has a Dr. Sc. and a Habilitation degree from the University of Hohenheim and more than 25 years of experience in teaching, development, research and research management in Europe, US, Africa and Asia. Major research interests are feeding and feed resourcing at the interface of positive and negative effects from livestock, multi-dimensional crop improvement, crop-livestock interactions and establishment of equitable feed and fodder value chains.