Current Projects

Project TitleResearch LeadProject Area
Assessing Colostrum quality and passive transfer using a vaccine challenge in cows fed differing levels of dietary protein with or without supplemental methionineDr. Katie Wood
University of Guelph
Animal Health and Welfare
Effects of RFI classification and strategic supplementation of low quality diets to optimize beef cow performanceDr. Ira Mandell
University of Guelph
Feed Grains and Feed Efficiency
Evaluating the Impact of Water Quality for Finishing Beef CattleDr. Ira Mandell
University of Guelph
Environment and Sustainability
Government Business Risk Management (BRM) Program Participation and the Threshold Effects of Repayment on Farm SurvivalDr. Alfons Weersink
University of Guelph
Economic Research
Identification of transmission of ratio distortion regions on the beef cattle genome and their association to bull and cow fertilityDr. Angela Canovas
University of Guelph
Animal Health and Welfare
Investigation of alternatives to ionophores/antibiotic management strategies in finishing cattleDr. Benjamin Bohrer
University of Guelph
Animal Health and Welfare
Management strategies to reduce weaning stress, and improve the health and productivity of newly weaned calvesDr. Derek Haley
University of Guelph
Animal Health and Welfare
Pasture mixtures of grasses and legumes for the long-term sustainability of beef productionDr. Carol Lafreniere
Université du Québec en Abitibi-Témiscamingue
Forage and Grassland Productivity
The impact of genomic selection for feed efficiency on the cow-calf sector, performance parameters and underlying biologyDr. Steve Miller
University of Guelph
Feed Grains and Feed Efficiency

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