Genomics Blog
Posted on: October 12, 2015 2:43 PM
Seeking Science in Verona
“O, look! methinks I see my cousin's ghost. Seeking out Romeo.” William Shakespeare I stepped into a candy shop not far from Piazza Brà, the historic centre of Verona. With a big smile on his face, the shopkeeper bragged that &ldquo...
Posted on: September 28, 2015 1:06 PM
Part-time positions with Genome Alberta
Genome Alberta is looking for 2 part-time positions to work at our offices in NW Calgary. We have an opening for a Junior to Intermediate Full-cycle Accountant to work 4 days a week. The successful candidate should be working towards an accounting...
Posted on: September 22, 2015 7:01 AM
LISTEN: Science is Cool. Really.
Science is cool. That's the message from the folks at Beakerhead's annual convergence of science and art in Calgary. Co-founded by Mary Anne Moser and Jay Ingram and presented by a cast and crew of artists, scientists, playwrights, technicians,...
Livestock Blog
Posted on: July 28, 2015 12:38 PM
David Bailey interview on 770 News Radio
The successful applicants in the 2014 LSARP competition were announced in Saskatoon on July 21st and two of the projects submitted through Genome Alberta were successful. One is a project led by Genome...
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...
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