• News Articles

    • Livestock research needs more collaborative approaches

      Milk Producer, May 2021: Livestock Research Innovation Corporation (LRIC), commodity organizations and the research community are increasingly turning to a cross-sectoral approach to research to address increasingly complex issues facing the livestock industry.

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    • It’s time for a Livestock Manifesto

      Farmtario, April 8, 2021: We know all too well that livestock producers count on consumers for their purchasing power and most of us are aware of the “social contract” that the agriculture industry needs to live up to with society. How is the livestock sector doing with regards to the view that society holds of it? Based on headlines and social media, not so well.

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    • A better future together - how LRIC works for its members

      Milk Producer, March 2021: Nearly a decade ago, leaders from Ontario’s livestock sector came together with government to form Livestock Research Innovation Corporation (LRIC) to help create and advance a collaborative approach to research and innovation. Dairy Farmers of Ontario recently reconfirmed their commitment to LRIC and collaborative research and innovation in Ontario's livestock sector.

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    • 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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  • Research Scouts

  • Pain Management Patch for Cattle

    Published April 15, 2021

    Visit news.uark.edu

  • Beef industry can cut emissions with improvements in land management, production efficiency

    Published April 13, 2021

    Visit warnercnr.source.colostate.edu

  • Novel approach to udder infection is target of new project

    Published April 12, 2021

    Visit news.cornell.edu

  • ‘Buttergate’ debunked: No evidence butter is harder due to palm supplements for cows

    Published March 26, 2021

    Visit theconversation.com

  • Feeding Cattle Seaweed Reduces Their Greenhouse Gas Emissions 82 Percent

    Published March 24, 2021

    Visit www.ucdavis.edu

  • Red Clover, Red Clover - reduce hyper-ammonia-producing bacteria in cattle rumen

    Published March 22, 2021

    Visit tellus.ars.usda.gov