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Welcome to Livestock Gentec

Livestock Gentec is an Alberta Innovates Bio Solutions centre based at the University of Alberta. It was created to continue the world-class genomics research of the Alberta Bovine Genomics Program and bring the commercial benefits of genomics to the Canadian livestock industry.


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January 17. Economical vaccine protocols. BCRC webinar

January 21. Farmsmart and the Beef Symposium. University of Guelph, ON

January 24-27. SK Beef Industry Conference. Regina, SK

January 28. Ladies Livestock Lessons, Balzac, AB

January 30-February 1. Year-round Grazing System Workshop. New Liskeard, ON. Call NOFIA at 705.647.4782 to register.

January 31. Threats and opportunities for the beef industry related to climate change. BCRC webinar

January 31. 120th Annual Cattle Industry Convention and NCBA Trade Show, Nashville, TN

February 7-9. Western Canada Feedlot Management School, Moose Jaw, SK

February 9. Ranching Opportunities, 2017, Olds College, AB

February 15. Making forage mixtures work for you. BCRC Webinar

February 15-17. Alberta Beef Industry Conference, Red Deer, AB


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