Posted on: September 29, 2015 9:11 AM
International Sustainable Agri-Food Forum coming to Edmonton Next Week
"Buy land, they're not making it anymore" said Mark Twain. What wasn't as obvious at the time was that huge urban centres and 21st century development would use up a lot of land that we had counted on to grow crops, maintain orchards, raise cattle,...
Posted on: September 28, 2015 12:19 PM
Agriculture Research Project Managers Wanted
Genome Alberta’s two successful projects from the 2014 Large Scale Applied Research Project competition are ready to start work and each project is in need of a Project Manager.
Both positions are based in Edmonton and require a scientific...
Posted on: September 24, 2015 5:03 PM
Analytics + genetics = “dream cow”
Over many generations selective breeding, aka as genetic manipulation, has improved livestock in many ways ranging from increased disease resistance to improved meat and milk yields. But now farmers are looking at teaming analytics with genetics to...