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October 24, 2014

The University of Saskatchewan officially opened the Canadian Feed Research Centre (CFRC) today in North Battleford, a state-of-the-art facility where researchers will work with provincial and industrial partners to improve the nutritional value of livestock feed. The Canada Foundation for Innovation invested more than $4 million in the facility.

October 21, 2014

To mark this year’s National Science and Technology Week, Dr. Gilles Patry, president and CEO of the Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI), published a commentary in the Ottawa Citizen describing the remarkable strides researchers at Canadian universities and colleges are making, partially as a result of having access to state-of-the-art tools and infrastructure. 

October 16, 2014

OTTAWA, October 16, 2014 — Ed Holder, the federal Minister of State (Science and Technology) announced 137 new and returning Canada Research Chair (CRC) recipients today at a ceremony at the University of Toronto. This funding will allow researchers from across the country and across disciplines to advance their work using state-of-the-art research tools.

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The University of Saskatchewan’s Canadian Feed Research Centre will make meat, dairy and egg production safer for consumers and more profitable for livestock and grain farmers

By Sharon Oosthoek

You know the old adage, “You are what you eat”? Well, if you include meat, eggs or dairy products in your diet, you may also want to pay attention to what farm animals...

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October 24, 2014

The University of Saskatchewan officially opened the Canadian Feed Research Centre (CFRC) today in North Battleford, a state-of-the-art facility where researchers will work with provincial and industrial partners to improve the nutritional value of livestock feed. The Canada Foundation for Innovation invested more than $4 million in the facility.