Get ready for the 2021 AFAC Livestock Care Conference

“Are we there yet?” theme features a speaker or workshop every Tues & Thurs of March The team at Alberta Farm Animal Care has done it again...

Using facial expression to assess human empathy toward farm animals undergoing painful procedures

Source: University of British Columbia New research by UBC researchers Lexis Ly and Dan Weary, today published in PloS One, shows that human facial expressions...

Nutrition of the Young Goat: Birth to Breeding

Source: Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs Introduction The feeding management of the herd's young goats is critical to the overall success of the...

Dairy Cost Study Data

Source: Alberta Agriculture and Forestry The Dairy Cost Study is an annual program that provides Alberta dairy farmers with the opportunity to receive a detailed...

Consider using alternatives to palm supplements, says Dairy Farmers of Canada

Source: Dairy Farmers of Canada Dairy Farmers across Canada have listened attentively to the concerns expressed by consumers in recent weeks over the use of...

Accelerating genetic gain for novel traits in Canadian Holstein cows

Source: Dairy Research Cluster 3 Principal Investigator: Flavio Schenkel (University of Guelph) Co-Investigators: Christine Baes, Angela Canovas, Janusz Jamrozik (University of Guelph) Collaborators: Xin Zhao (McGill University),...

Non-Fibre Carbohydrates in Dairy Diets

Source: Manitoba Agriculture Food, and Rural Initiatives Most feed analysis labs now routinely report nonfibre carbohydrate (NFC) levels, also commonly known as nonstructural carbohydrates (NSC). The...

Government of Canada supports productivity and competitiveness improvements for Mountainoak Cheese Ltd.

Source: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada Canada’s dairy processors sustain good jobs across the country, and the safe, high-quality products they supply are respected and enjoyed...

Statement from the Dairy Processors Association of Canada on the Use of Palm Oil...

Source: Dairy Processors Association of Canada The use of palm oil derived ingredients as a feed supplement on Canadian dairy farms has come to the...

Dairy Farmers of Canada comments on the consistency of butter

Source: Dairy Farmers of Canada There has been no recent data to show that the consistency of butter has changed, and we are not aware...
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