Reducing Hay Storage Waste: Barry Potter, Agriculture Development Advisor, OMAFRA

As we look forward to the upcoming forage season, late winter is a good time to plan forage harvest and storage options. Perhaps you...

Cause and Effect by Justin Sexten, Ph.D.

We sometimes associate cause and effect without knowing the real link, or as an academic buzz phrase has it, “correlation does not equal causation.”...

Isn’t Beef Canada’s Ultimate Plant Based Protein? by: Beef Research3

Source: Beef Cattle Research Council, www.BeefResearch.ca, The profile of plant-based proteins has grown exponentially over the past decade. Food companies are investing heavily in the development...

Premium positioning by: Miranda Reiman

CAB annual conference inspires beef marketers   I’m not all that fancy. I grew up wearing second-hand clothes and riding in farm trucks. My siblings...

Do Happier Cows Make For Happier Consumers? by: Charles Taylor

Source: https://www.forbes.com/sites/charlesrtaylor/2019/04/03/do-happier-cows-make-for-happier-consumers/#820f5e2100cc The BlissBrush in Action COWBRUSH.COM I recently came across a fascinating product aimed at dairy farmers. Check out the video below, which shows a cow enjoying...

Scott Brown Weekly Livestock Update, April 1 2019

Published on Mar 29, 2019 Some highlights from this week's Weekly Livestock Market Update: •This week in the markets - Cash fed cattle were down more...

2017 Cow Calf Production Survey by: Dr. Jessica Gordon, Assistant Professor – Ruminant Heath...

Our job as faculty and extension specialists is to assist producers in their chosen industry. Some ways we can assist them are by improving...

Student Genome Research in a Class by Itself by: Geoff Geddes

As spring nears, a young student’s thoughts turn to classic rites of passage: spring break; convocation; projects on retained heterozygosity. Though that last one...

What Happens When The Manure Hits The Field? by: Beef Cattle Research Council,...

Nutrients from agriculture can be lost to the atmosphere as gaseous emissions such as ammonia, nitrous oxide, nitric oxide and dinitrogen.  Other forms of...

Scott Brown Weekly Livestock Update, February 4 2019

Published on Feb 1, 2019 A special edition of the Weekly Livestock Market Update was taped during the 2019 Cattle Industry Convention in New Orleans. Brownfield’s...
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