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UBC Dairy Centre Open House

Save the date: Saturday, July 22nd, 2017

Professor Dan Weary (Photo: AMANDA PALMER FOR THE GLOBE AND MAIL)

The Globe and Mail: UBC is leading the world as dairy cow experts

British Columbia may be best known for its natural resources, real estate and tourism industries, but the province is also considered a leader in food science and technology, particularly when it comes to the dairy cow.

2015 Dairy Centre Open House – July 25

You are invited to the UBC Dairy Education and Research Centre open house on Saturday, July 25 from 9am-4pm. This is a great opportunity to meet student researchers and learn more about the Centre’s internationally renowned research and education programs in animal welfare, animal reproduction and resource recovery.

Nelson Dinn Featured on UBC Careers Website

Since the idea was first hatched in 1997, Nelson has been helping create the country’s most advanced dairy cattle research facilities, based at the Dairy Centre in Agassiz, British Columbia.

Agassiz-Harrison Observer: Waste not want not in practice at UBC

The UBC Dairy Centre held an open house, attended by dairy farmers from across Canada, in late January to showcase our new sand recovery system. The system is the first of its kind in Canada and will make the operations of the UBC dairy farm more sustainable.

Cows grazing on pasture

Dry cows and pregnant heifers on pasture from mid-April to end of October

Freestall Housing

Free stall housing for lactating cows in Main Building

a place of mind, The University of British Columbia

Faculty of Land and Food Systems
2357 Main Mall,
Vancouver, BC, V6T 1Z4, Canada
Tel: 604-822-1219
Email:
Dean: Rickey Yada
UBC Dairy Education and Research Centre
6947 #7 Lougheed Highway
Box #202,
Agassiz, BC, V0M 1A0, Canada
Tel: 1-604-796-8410
Fax: 1-604-796-8413
Email:
Director: Jim Thompson
Manager: Nelson Dinn
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