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Those selected for the CYL program will have a nine-month mentorship with an industry veteran.

Twelve Albertans vying for Cattlemen’s Young Leaders’ spots

The 25 semi-finalists for the 2018-19 edition of Cattlemen’s Young Leaders program have been chosen. There are 12 Albertans among the semi-finalists: Jessica Giles, Jade Marshall, Melissa Downing, Travis Page, Melissa Van Sickle, Delanie Knull, Megan Clifton, Allana Minchau, Hildie Weibe, Max Allingham, Anessa Good and Kyle Lemmer. The final 16 will be chosen after […] Read more

Beef research mentorship applications open

Submission deadline is June 1

Applications are now open for the Beef Cattle Research Council’s Beef Researcher Mentorship Program, which helps connect upcoming and new applied researchers with Canada’s beef industry through travel to visit innovative cattle producers or other industry professionals for a one-year mentorship (Aug. 1 – July 31). The mentors are valuable resources of information about day-to-day […] Read more


Graeme Finn joins Beef Cattle Research mentorship program

Program aimed at helping young researchers

Crossfield beef producer Graeme Finn is one of four mentors in a new program that matches scientists who are new to the Canadian cattle scene with industry vets. The mentorship program, created by the Beef Cattle Research Council, is aimed at encouraging talented young researchers to stay in the industry; help them make contacts and […] Read more