Mission, Vision and Values


Our mission is to contribute to increasing pruductivity in the Barzilian agribusiness. For that purpose, we offer our clients reliable information for the decision-making process. Our motto: measure to manage. We offer a wide range of bromatological analyses in food for animal nutrition to both the academic community and the agribusiness sector. We also operate in an integrated way with other Laboratories of the Animal Science Department.


The LGn aims to maintain itself as a national and international reference and center of excellence in Teaching, Research and Extension in Genetics and Improvement. To remain at the forefront of knowledge in Genetics and Improvement, with a view to the current and future needs of our country.


Commitment to quality teaching, research and extension services, strictly abiding by the purposes, aims and scope and objectives of the Department, exercising a collaborative attitude and teamwork, joining diverse skills and abilities in the sprouting og effective solutions to day-to-day problems and challenges of the animal science study area.

Respect and valuing of diversity strengthening self-respect and acceptance among people, independently of gender, race, background, personality, talents and skills, bringing people together to complement each other's achievements, fostering the group's ability to solve problems and reach the anticipated goals.

Fostering mutual trust, respecting individuals’ rights and calling on their honesty and integrity in the fulfillment of their committed duties and tasks.

Utmost responsibility in the preservation of the human resources, property and cultural heritage of the Department, in compliance with the university and public affairs laws and covenants.