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Prof. Trevor DeVries and students awarded at American Dairy Science Association Annual Meeting

ABSc Prof. Trevor DeVries was one of eight people inducted into the Journal of Dairy Science Club 100-Class of 2019 at the American Dairy Science Association Annual Meeting held June 23-26 in Cincinatti, OH. The JDS Club 100 was created in 2017 to recognize those that have authored or co-authored more than 100 articles in the Journal of Dairy Science in their careers.

First Issue of Animal Tracks-A Newsletter from the Department of Animal Biosciences

We are very excited to announce the launch of Animal Tracks-A Newsletter from the Department of Animal Biosciences. The goal of this newsletter is to provide alumni, industry partners, current members of ABSc and the University of Guelph community with updates on research, awards and student successes in the department.

Feedback as well as news, events and story ideas for future issues of Animal Tracks can be sent to absccomm@uoguelph.ca

ISES 2019-July 2 Blog Post

This week's ISES 2019 blog post "Working Towards a Better Understanding of Equine Welfare at the Farm Level" is from BBRM students Samantha White and Sophia Newhook.  In this blog, Samantha and Sophia profile recent ABSc graduate Dr. Cordy Dubois and her research on measuring equine welfare and how to apply this knowledge to the industry.

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PhD Candidate Awarded 1st Place at Infographic Poster Competition

George Hall, a PhD candidate working with Prof. Gregoy Bederracats, won first place in the Infographic Poster Competition at the recent Agri-Food Excellence Symposium. George's winning poster, titled "Preserving Turkey Genetics", provides an overview of why the number of turkey breeds is on the decline and potential solutions for their recovery. 

Congratulations George!

 

 

ISES 2019-June 24 Blog Post

This week's ISES 2019 blog post "Revolutionizing Equestrian Sport: A Dashboard for Horses?" is from BBRM student Madeline Boast. In this blog, Madeline profiles Menke Steenbergen, founder and CEO of IPOS Technology.

ISES 2019-June 17 Blog Post

This week's ISES 2019 blog post "If the Unspeakable Happens, Are You Ready?" is from BBRM students Emma Lewis and Jessica Toushan. In this article, Emma and Jessica discuss one of the hands-on workshops running in conjunction with the conference-Large Animal Rescue Training (LART)

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