Caribou herds across Canada are in decline, whether they be the Arctic “barren-grounds” tundra Caribou, Peary Caribou or the woodland Caribou. University of Alberta professor Stan Boutin is interviewed.
U of A dean of the faculty of Agricultural, Life & Environmental Sciences Stan Blade is interviewed in a story about lack of funding for long-term research into agricultural issues.
Champion Petfoods is building a $5.9-million laboratory in Morinville to cook up new dog and cat foods. The centre will also collaborate on research with a $1.6-million pilot-scale extruder, or sophisticated kibble-maker, at the University of Alberta, which was partly funded by Champion.