• Enhance our recognized local and global leadership as solution-providers in sustainable agriculture research, teaching and outreach 
  • Celebrate and strengthen our connections across sectors, locally and globally 
  • Build understanding and public trust in food safety, security and sustainability 
  • Deepen relationships through community-based research 


The USask Livestock and Forage Centre of Excellence (LFCE) brings together all aspects of beef cattle research into one entity, providing researchers, faculty, students, industry and producers with a broad-based platform for research, teaching and extension activities. 

The centre is a leader in developing research, teaching and technology transfer programs that provide the livestock and forage industries of Saskatchewan and Canada with new tools and techniques for healthy, sustainable and competitive growth. 

The LFCE promotes public awareness, connecting researchers, the agriculture industry and consumers. Building on a strong network of partnerships, the centre improves forage and livestock production and environmental practices across Canada and around the globe by finding solutions to environmental and food safety concerns.