Dr. Elita Aplocina is a lecturer at Latvia University of Agriculture Faculty of Agriculture Institute of Animal Sciences and has 20 years professional experience in the fields of organic farming, animal husbandry, animal nutrition, animal welfare and goat management. Also she is an expert of organic farming in private Certification body “Environmental quality”. Scientific direction is connected with evaluation of feed quality and milk and meat quality in organic and conventional farming systems. She participated in different national and international scientific projects. She has more than 60 published scientific and practical publications, 3 published study materials and more than 130 scientific presentations in national and international conferences, seminars, congresses and exhibitions.