Technology Access Centre for Livestock Production (TACLP)

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Technology Access Centre for Livestock Production (TACLP)

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TAC Name:Technology Access Centre for Livestock Production (TACLP)
Affiliated With:Olds College
TAC awarded: 2016, 2018
Short Description:The Olds College Technology Access Centre for Livestock Production (TAC) focuses on meeting the needs of the Canadian livestock industry by providing access to new technologies that increase industry sustainability and producer viability. With a focus on beef cattle and sheep, TAC assists producers in enhancing production efficiency and promoting herd health and welfare. In serving as a knowledge, networking and technology transfer hub for the region, TAC is a valuable resource to the livestock industry, and will enhance the learning experience for our students, the future leaders in agriculture.
Twitter Pitch:TACLP strives to meet the needs of the #Cdn sheep & beef industry by enabling & enhancing tech evaluation, extension, adoption, & training.
Address:4500 – 50th Street, Olds, AB T4H 1R6
Point of Contact:Name: Kaley Segboer



Services offered in: English

Areas of Innovation Expertise:Feed Efficiency Testing

Early Disease Detection

Metabolic Packaging for Efficiency Selection

Product Demonstration

Student Interaction with Applied Research

Integrated Applied Research Infrastructure

Technical and Business Services·         Technology & workflow consultation

·         Field trials/Simulation

·         Sample analysis & testing

Applied Research and Development·         Technology validation and transfer
Training·         Interactive Workshop Sessions

·         Corporate on-site & in-house training

Technology Diffusion·         Customized technology demonstrations

·         Networking events

·         Open houses – Testing facility & personnel

·         Corporate on-site & in-house training

·         Industry-specific events & symposia

·         Rental of space & equipment

Specialized Equipment Available·         GrowSafe™ Feed Efficiency Testing equipment


·         Infrared Thermography Scanning Station

·         Integrated Program Infrastructure for integrated applied research projects

·         Constructed wetlands

·         Meat cutting lab



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