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ILT continues its spread through Niagara

Seven barns in region affected since December.

EFC research funding call for letters of intent now open

For this call, EFC has identified nine research priorities.

Germany approves draft law to end mass culling of male chicks

Cabinet passes measure that is expected to outlaw practice from 2022.
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Barn Spotlight

Barn Spotlight: Bertens Broiler Breeder Farms

While the Bertens family moved to Canada from Holland 13 years ago, they still keep in touch with producers from Europe. In recent years, they started hearing good things about pairing a unique nest system with hardwood slats, which they recently had installed in one of their own barns. » Here’s a look inside...
LRIC Update

LRIC Update: New mentorship program builds bridges

Innovation requires many things, including sound research rooted in industry needs, strong working relationships between university faculty and industry and effective technology transfer involving many organizations. LRIC supports all of those activities in various ways, including through a mentorship program. » Read more...


Jan. 25-29, 2021 • Virtual Event » Learn more

Canada’s Agriculture Day

Feb. 23, 2021 • Ottawa, Ont. » Learn more