News and Events

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

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July 13th, 2018 — L’Actualité | Depleted farmland

A new study headed up by researcher Marc-Olivier Gasser, a soil and water conservation expert, is underway. To learn more, see the article in L'actualité.

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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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