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Positive Path for Livestock Research

Former ARIO (Agricultural Research Institute of Ontario

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Dedicated Driver Entrances for Livestock Transport

Livestock transportation is a sector which is anticipat

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Novel Antimicrobials Alternatives for Swine

A shift away from the use of antimicrobials in livestoc

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LRIC Update: Hyperspectral Imaging

A Waterloo, Ontario-based company is using a combinatio

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LRIC Update: Study Looks at Laying Hens’ Manure

Researchers at the University of Guelph are working on

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Better Feed Conversion Lowers Greenhouse Gas Emissions in Turkeys

Research conducted by Hybrid Turkeys and the University

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Searching for Antibiotic Replacements in Cattle Rations

As part of an increasing focus in reducing the use of a

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LRIC Update: The Poultry Health Research Network

The University of Guelph poultry researcher and pathobi

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Insect Protein for Poultry Rations

There’s a new poultry ration ingredient available on

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Disease Control by Tweet; Social Media Mining for Avian Influenza Emergence

The poultry industry is harnessing the skills of Univer

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Optimal Stocking Density for Heavy Toms

High stocking densities have been found to impact the h

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Beak treatments in young pullets

It’s long been standard industry practice to remo

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In search of PRRS-resilient pigs

It’s one of the most economically significant dis

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Timing matters when it comes to manure application

Ontario Hog Farmers are working with other agricultural

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The expectations with precision feeding

A new Guelph research project that was originally desig

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Biogas production for hog farms

One reason why hog farms aren’t currently active in b

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Breeding Beef Cattle for Respiratory Disease Resistance

Identifying cattle with superior immune function would

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New Guelph Beef Researcher Focusing on Feed & Nutrition

Joining the University of Guelph faculty as an assistan

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A Research Barn Cost How Much?

There are differences in the reasons and the needs betw

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Group Housing for Weaning Sows?

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LRIC Research spotlight How weaning sows directly into

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Creating a more sustainable fish feed

Ryerson University researchers are using genomics to tr

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Seaweed cuts cow burp methane

Australia’s Commonwealth Scientific and Industria

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Getting to know robo-mom

University of Guelph researchers are studying the desig

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How one bull introduced a lethal gene into the Holstein breed

One of the most prolific bulls in the history of the Ho

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Study confirms benefits of using beef genetics in dairy beef supply chain

A New Zealand study has confirmed that dairy farmers co

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High pressure processing can extend shelf life of beef

 A study led by Dr. Haihong Wang of Alberta Agricultur

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New cattle vaccine could minimize need for antibiotic use

Kansas State University researchers have patented a new

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Group sow housing reduces energy costs

Work done at the Prairie Swine Centre has found that gr

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Cinnamon as a health food?

Research from Australia has found that cinnamon can hel

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Wild turkeys not harbouring Avian Influenza

University of Guelph researchers have shown that wild t

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Eggs from small flocks no safer than those from large commercial flocks

Research from Penn State’s College of Agricultura

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New uses for spent laying hens

  A group of German organic egg farmers, two regio

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Size does matter

Fish with larger brains are higher up the food chain, s

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Seeking an alternative to soy in swine diets

The pork industry in the German state of Mecklenburg-We

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Premium welfare system launched in Denmark

The Danish parliament has approved a new three-star wel

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Predicting how major economic and environmental changes will impact the hog industry

A research team from the UK’s University of Linco

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Sheep: Dolly clones now growing to old age

Dolly the sheep made headlines when, 20 years ago, she

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Researcher mentorship participants announced

Four Canadian beef researchers have been selected to ta

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Ear tag health monitor developed

A young Mexican researcher has invented an ear tag that

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How cow embryo health research can help human infertility

University of Guelph biomedical sciences professor Pavn

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Your food wrapped in milk?

The milk protein casein is the basis of a new packaging

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Reducing iodine levels in milk

Dr. David Kelton of the University of Guelph is leading

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Estrogen levels in cow’s milk don’t affect humans, study shows

  Scientists at the University of Ljubljana in Sloveni

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Cattle round up by robot

Researchers in Australia have a robot in the works that

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