Recent News and Events

UBC Dairy Centre Open House – August 2

The UBC Dairy Education and Research Centre welcomes the public for its annual open house on August 2nd.

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.

Photo Gallery: BC Dairy Expo Tour (January 2014)

Photo Gallery: BC Dairy Expo Tour (January 2014)

On January 29, 2014, we were pleased to welcome delegates from the Pacific Agriculture Show, which took place in the Fraser Valley from January 30 to February 1, 2014. Visitors were treated to a number of demonstrations, including: First DariTech installation in Canada which uses a sand cannon system to separate manure from sand for a […]

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.

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
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
Director: Jim Thompson
Manager: Nelson Dinn

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