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Grow your Business with Genomics: Increase competitiveness, productivity, sustainability!

September 16, 2021

Past event: September 29, 2021, 3:30 to 4:30 pm CST

Boffins Event Centre, Innovation Place, Saskatoon SK or online

Genomics has revolutionized all sectors around the globe. It is key to management of the COVID pandemic and has helped Saskatchewan become a leader in crop and livestock innovation.

Genome Prairie welcomes you to join us for this Ag-West Boffins Innovation Series event to learn more about genomics applications for crop and livestock innovation, and about Genome360 – Genome Prairie’s program that aims to support the adoption of genomics to increase business competitiveness, productivity, and sustainability.

Come by to hear about the lived experiences and benefits of early adopters of genomics in Agribusiness in Saskatchewan.

Speakers:

Genomics in the Crop Industry
Carl Potts
Executive Director
Saskatchewan Pulse Growers

Dr. Sean Walkowiak
Research Scientist
Canadian Grain Commission

Genomics in the livestock Industry
Cheryl Waldner
NSERC/BCRC Industrial Research Chair in One Health
and Production-Limiting Diseases

Genome Prairie
Genome 360 Saskatchewan

This is a hybrid event (in-person and online)

Ag-West Boffins Innovation Series promotes innovation within the agriculture sector by highlighting original ideas and cutting-edge technology through hybrid events (online and in-person).

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