Posted on: April 11, 2014 8:06 AM
The role of biotechnology in boosting livestock production
Genome Alberta is taking a look at the social, environmental and economic challenges around biotechnology in the livestock sector by hosting a one-day conference in Calgary April 23.
The day includes panels featuring scientists from across North...
Posted on: April 4, 2014 3:26 PM
Raw milk: is there room for science in food wars?
Academics and ag industry are jumping into the raw milk debate later this month by holding a one-day symposium at the University of Guelph.
The symposium, titled Science to Policy, is slated for April 22, and will feature scientists and dairy...
Posted on: April 4, 2014 2:22 PM
Societal and Cultural Challenges of Agricultural Biotechnology
Agriculture is a major economic driver in Alberta but like agriculture in the rest of the world, there are challenges.
Farmers and ranchers have low profit margins as the retail price of food seldom reflects what the producer of the food actually...