Profiles

Title: Research scientist
Role: By using new biochemical and nutrigenomic approaches, his research program, always focused on the study of micronutrients (vitamins and trace minerals) aims to improve the litter homogeneity at birth and the robustness (health) of piglets in pre and post...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Research scientist
Role: Smart Dairy Production: Integration of cow nutrition, metabolism and health as well as environmental impacts of diets
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Research scientist
Role: I coordinate a research program on 1) Preslaughter management of pigs and its effects on animal welfare and meat quality and 2) Validation of indicators for the reliable assessment of stress response preslaughter and prediction of meat quality variation.
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Director, RDT, Harrow & London Research and Development Centres/ON DTT
Role: I am responsible for the research conducted at the Harrow and London Research and Development Centres as well as the projects undertaken for the Ontario Development and Technology Transfer Office located in Guelph.  I am Science & Technology Branch’s...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Livestock Phenomics Scientist
Role: Dr. Manuel Juárez coordinates the Livestock Phenomics program, linking livestock genomics and phenotypical research focused on meat production. Dr. Juárez applies a holistic approach to evaluate the interactions between genetic and environmental factors...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Location: Lacombe, AB
Title: Research scientist
Role: Our team is working on the protein metabolism of dairy cows including urea and endogenous secretions to accurately estimate nitrogen recycling and animal needs to reduce nitrogen loss to the environment increase the profitability of dairy farms.
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Location: Research and Development Centre, Sherbrooke
Title: Research Scientist
Role: Dr Pierre Lacasse has obtained a Ph.D. in Animal Science from McGill University in 1993. In 1994, he did a postdoc at Ruakura Agricultural Research Centre in Hamilton, New Zealand; where he investigated the relationship between mammary gland blood flow...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Location: Sherbrooke
Title: Research Scientist, Ruminant Nutrition and Environment
Role: Development of nutritional knowledge and technologies for the beef and dairy industries to improve efficiency of production and reduce environmental impact
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Senior Research Scientist
Role: Beef Cattle Physiology and Welfare
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Research Scientist
Role: Dr. Benchaar is a research scientist at the Sherbrooke Research and Development Centre (Quebec) of Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada. He obtained (with distinction) a Ph.D. in Dairy Cow Nutrition and Metabolism from “Institut National Polytechnique” of...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada