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Some cows are more bullish than others: UBC study

Some calves are inherently optimistic or pessimistic, just as humans are, a new University of British Columbia study has found. Recognizing these individual personality differences is important to ensure animals are treated well, says professor Marina von Keyserlingk, who led the research team from UBC’s animal welfare program in the faculty of land and food […]

LFS Researchers Receive $1.8 Million in Funding for Greenhouse Gas Project

A team of soil science researchers in the UBC Faculty of Land and Food Systems were recently awarded $1.8 million in funding from Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAFC) for a research project that will provide local farmers with information on the greenhouse gas emissions of their crops. Drs. Andy Black, Sean Smukler, Rachhpal Jassal and […]

LFS Alumna’s Research Paper Published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition

Congratulations to alumna Aviva Rappaport, whose paper “A randomized controlled trial assessing the efficacy of a reusable fish-shaped iron ingot to increase hemoglobin concentration among anemic rural Cambodian women” has been published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. Aviva conducted this research while completing her Master of Science in Human Nutrition in the Faculty […]


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LFS Alumna’s Research Paper Published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition

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