News and Events

Media contact: 

Mathieu Bilodeau, Head of Communications
office: 418-643-2380, ext. 203
mobile: 418-580-7701
e-mail: mathieu.bilodeau@irda.qc.ca

July 5th, 2018 — La Terre de chez nous | Québec chia crops are both feasible and profitable

An article that appeared in La Terre de chez nous and in the Grains journal recounts IRDA's work on chia, a crop that is spurring interest.

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June 29th, 2018 — La Terre de chez nous | Riparian strips no miracle solution

In an interview conducted by La Terre de chez nous, researcher Aubert Michaud discusses the role riparian strips play in preventing erosion and sediment/nutrient loss, as well as their limitations.

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June 14th, 2018 — La Terre de chez nous | A special insert on IRDA's 20th anniversary

The June 13, 2018 edition of La Terre de chez nous featured a special insert on IRDA's 20th anniversary.

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June 6th, 2018 — Bulletin des agriculteurs | Three effective ways to improve hog house air quality

On June 5, 2018, journalist Marie-Josée Parent published an article on the Bulletin des agriculteurs website regarding a project headed up by Matthieu Girard to improve air quality in hog houses.

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Pigs

May 28th, 2018 — Video | Air quality in pig buildings

This video is about a project that aims to characterize, and optimize control or eliminate pathogens and bioaerosols from swine production facilities.

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Champlain Lake

August 2nd, 2018 — The International Joint Commission appoints members to international Champlain Study Advisory Group

The International Joint Commission (IJC) has appointed 13 people from the United States and Canada to the Champlain Study Advisory Group (CSAG) for the study of nutrient loading and impacts in Lake Champlain and Missisquoi Bay.

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