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Profitable sheep programs win major awards

June 2nd, 2014

A Cooperative Research Centre for Sheep Industry Innovation (Sheep CRC) project led by a Murdoch academic has won a major research awards at the third at the 2014 CRC Association Awards. Associate Professor in Animal Production Systems, Dr Andrew Thompson, led the ‘Managing Scanned Ewes’ program which received the CRC Program’s Star Award for high-level engagement with small and medium sized businesses.

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Postgraduate students put research on display

November 18th, 2013

Postgraduate students from the School of Veterinary and Life Sciences (VLS) vied for $4000 in prizes at the School’s annual Poster Day.

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Murdoch researcher honoured in France

September 6th, 2013

Professor David Pethick has been awarded the Medal of the French Meat Academy for his service to that nation’s meat industry over the past two decades.

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Research win looks at reducing lamb browning for exports

April 4th, 2013

A PhD student from the School of Veterinary and Life Sciences has won a 2013 Science and Innovation Award to investigate the prevention of lamb meat browning due to oxidation.

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