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FutureFare 2015: Setting Ourselves Apart is fast approaching

The Alberta Livestock and Meat Agency is proud to present FutureFare 2015: Setting Ourselves Apart on June 16, 2015 at the BMO Centre in Calgary. Please register today to join us to discover the names and faces behind the innovative projects navigating industry forward.


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Research Looks at Effectiveness of E. coli O157 On-Farm Controls

Cattle are known reservoirs of E. coli O157. The beef industry is subjected to increasing pressure to adopt on-farm methods for reducing this pathogen in cattle feces.

A recent study, with funding from ALMA, was conducted with cattle from two commercial feedlots to evaluate two on-farm interventions for control of E. coli O157 in feedlot cattle: a direct-fed microbial (DFM) and a vaccine. More>>

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Alberta Bison Industry Looks to Keep Up with the Herd

In the last few years, the bison industry has experienced increased growth and profitability. Recognizing the need to increase its supply, the Bison Producers of Alberta (BPA) created the “Keeping up with the Herd” improvement and sustainability plan. More>>