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    • Threshing picture

      Looking to the future, boldly

      Commentary by Mike McMorris, LRIC CEO, September 2021: In my office hangs a picture of a threshing crew in Lewvan, Saskatchewan in 1924. One of the fellows on a wagon is a relative of mine, one I never met, but the one whose future I'm living.

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    • Kim Schneider in front of grazing beef cattle at Elora Research Station

      Forage and pasture research ramping up in Ontario with new faculty and facilities

      Ontario Beef, August 2021: Forage and pasture research at the University of Guelph is kicking into high gear with pastureland renovation and expansion at the University of Guelph beef research facilities at Elora and the hiring of a new forage and service crops professor.

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    • Bringing research faculty, livestock industry together

      Milk Producer, September 2021: LRIC has created a mentorship program to connect early-stage faculty at the University of Guelph with the Ontario livestock industry and, after a successful pilot that wrapped up earlier this year, is launching its second cohort this fall.

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    • “Let them eat… insects?!?”

      Commentary by Mike McMorris, LRIC CEO, August 2021: About ten years ago, I attended a gathering at the University of Guelph to learn about insects as food.

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