• Dr. Emma McGeough with a cow
  • Associate Professor, Department of Animal Science

    University of Manitoba (Fort Garry campus)
    Room 225, Animal Science
    12 Dafoe Road
    Winnipeg, MB R3T 2N2 Canada



  • BSc Agriculture (Animal Science), University College Dublin, Ireland
  • PhD Animal Science (Ruminant Nutrition), University College Dublin, Ireland


  • ANSC 2500 Animal Production
  • AGRI 3030 Special Topics: Horse Production and Management
  • ANSC/PLNT 4410 Grassland, Animal and Environment (co-taught)


Research interests

Dr. McGeough's research focuses on

  • Forage production and utilization in cattle
  • Enteric methane emissions from ruminants
  • Life cycle assessment and carbon foot printing of livestock products
  • Environmental and economic sustainability of livestock systems



Other information

  • University of Manitoba, Merit Award for Service. 2023
  • North American Colleges and Teachers of Agriculture (NACTA) Teaching Award of Merit. 2023
  • Canadian Society of Animal Science. Canadian Animal Industries Extension and Public Service Award. 2022
  • Professor of the Year – Degree. University of Manitoba Faculty of Agriculture Student Organization. 2020/2021
  • Terry G. Falconer Memorial Rh Institute Foundation Emerging Research Award (Applied Sciences). 2018
  • Canadian Society of Animal Science Young Scientist Award. 2014.