Dr Bert Tolkamp

Research Interests

Animal Scientist with experience in tropical ruminant production systems and with specific interests in the regulation of food intake, diet selection, feeding behaviour and efficiency of energy and nutrient utilization and in nutrition in relation to animal health, animal welfare and the environment


BSc (1974), MSc (1977) and PhD ‘Toward a new theory of feed intake regulation in ruminants’ (1991), Animal Science, Wageningen University, The Netherlands

Dr Bert Tolkamp

Research Scientist

Address: Animal & Veterinary Sciences, SRUC, Roslin Institute Building, Easter Bush, Midlothian EH25 9RG

Telephone: 0131 651 9357

Fax: 0131 535 3121

E-mail: bert.tolkamp@sruc.ac.uk