Sector Priorities
  • News Articles

    • 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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      Small ruminants: Husbandry practices, not herd size increases PPRV risk

      LRIC newsletter, October 2020: Research has found that the transmission risk of Peste des Petits Ruminants Virus (PPRV) in sheep and goats is not increased through herd size.

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    • Climate Change: Why is no one talking about agriculture as a solution?

      LRIC newsletter, September 2020: Agriculture has enormous climate change mitigating capacities that aren't been harnessed - why is that?

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  • Research Scouts

  • Treating mastitis with good bacteria

    Published February 4, 2022

    Visit ag.fvsu.edu

  • Lambing and Kidding Cheat Sheet for Beginning Small Ruminant Producers

    Published November 1, 2021

    Visit content.ces.ncsu.edu

  • Scientist looking to improve milk enzymes

    Published September 21, 2021

    Visit www.stuff.co.nz

  • People prefer ‘natural’ strategies to reduce atmospheric carbon

    Published June 1, 2021

    Visit news.cornell.edu

  • Hydroponic system offers year-round on-farm feed solution

    Published May 28, 2021

    Visit farmtario.com

  • Consumer visits to farm pay off in increased support: Most aren’t ready to embrace lab-created meat

    Published May 27, 2021

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