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research executive

Earle Edward Lister was Canadian research executive. Achievements include research in the determination of nutrient requirements of beef cattle, determination of protein and energy levels and appropriate sources of nutrients for dairy calves; development of intensive feeding system for raising high quality beef from Holstein male calves.

Background

Lister, Earle Edward was born on April 14, 1934 in Harvey, New Brunswick, Canada. Son of Earle Edward and Elizabeth Hazel (Coburn) Lister.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Agriculture, McGill University, Montreal, Canada, 1955. Master of Science in Animal Nutrition, McGill University, Montreal, Canada, 1957. Doctor of Philosophy in Animal Nutrition, Cornell University, 1960.

Career

Feed nutritionist Ogilvie Flour Mills, Montreal, 1960—1965. Research scientist research branch Animal Research Center Agriculture Canada, Ottawa, 1965—1974, deputy director research branch Animal Research Center, 1974—1978, program specialist central region research branch, 1978—1980, director general Atlantic region research branch Halifax, Canada, 1980—1985, director general plant health and plant products and pesticides, food production and inspection branch Ottawa, 1985—1987, director research branch Animal Research Center, 1987—1991. Director Center Food and Animal Research, 1991—1992.

Consultant, 1992—2001. Chairman Canada Foundation for Conservation Farm Animal Genetic Resources, since 1996. Honorary director Canada Farm Animal Genetic Resource Foundation.

Presenter seminars in India, Hong Kong, Taiwan. Member Canada delegate to general Food and Agriculture Organization meetings.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in the determination of nutrient requirements of beef cattle, determination of protein and energy levels and appropriate sources of nutrients for dairy calves. Development of intensive feeding system for raising high quality beef from Holstein male calves.

Membership

Co-chairman United Way/Health Partners for Agriculture Canada, Ottawa, 1991. Former director Nova Scotia Institute Agrologists. Fellow: Agricultural Institute Canada.

Member: Ontario Institute Agrologists, Canada Society Animal Science (life. Former director).

Connections

Married Teresa Ann Moore, June 4, 1983.

father:
Earle Edward Lister

mother:
Elizabeth Hazel (Coburn) Lister

spouse:
Teresa Ann Moore