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High hopes for new forage beef centre, but ‘fickle governments’ a worry

Boosting pasture productivity and lowering winter feed costs put 
money in the pocketbook, but forage research still a hard sell

A deal to finally make the proposed Alberta Forage Beef Centre in Lacombe a reality can’t come soon enough for its backers, who have been pushing government for a funding commitment since 2011. “We’re in the process of getting everyone together in the same room to negotiate the terms of an agreement,” Karen Schmid, beef […] Read more