• News Articles

    • Mentorship program participants on farm tour

      New mentorship program builds bridges

      Canadian Poultry, January 2021: Livestock Research Innovation Corporation (LRIC) has launched a mentorship program for new University of Guelph faculty in the Ontario Agricultural College (OAC), Ontario Veterinary College (OVC), and College of Engineering and Physical Sciences (CPES) to make connections to the provincial livestock industry.

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    • Dairy sector ready for second wave of COVID-19

      Ontario Dairy Farmer, November 2020: As the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic gathers steam in Canada, the nation’s food supply chain - and the dairy sector in particular - is much better prepared to handle new rounds of upheaval than six months ago.

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    • Glass of milk

      Dairy: New DNA-test for rapid A1 detection in milk

      LRIC newsletter, October 2020: A Swiss biotech company has developed a quick, reliable way to identify the presence of A1 beta-casein in milk.

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    • Climate Change: Breed type doesn't influence cattle methane emission

      LRIC newsletter, September 2020: Scientists in Wales have found that breed type has little impact on methane emission levels in cattle.

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  • Research Scouts

  • Can You Trust a Pro-Beef Professor? It’s Complicated.

    Published February 21, 2021

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  • From Two Bulls, 9 Million Dairy Cows

    Published February 21, 2021

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  • Higher protein levels suggested for dairy calf starter

    Published February 18, 2021

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  • Researchers find that removal of dairy cows would have minimal impact on greenhouse emissions

    Published January 11, 2021

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  • Flatulent Cows no Longer on the Nose with Seaweed

    Published January 8, 2021

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  • Extracting energy from manure to meet peak heating demands

    Published December 28, 2020

    Visit www.sciencedaily.com