Dr. Gabriel Ribeiro is an assistant professor and the Saskatchewan Beef Industry Chair in the Animal and Poultry Science Department at the University of Saskatchewan. Dr. Ribeiro comes from a family of beef and dairy farmers in the state of Minas Gerais, Brazil. He obtained his DVM, and MSc. and Ph.D. in Animal Science (ruminant nutrition) from the Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG) in Brazil. After the completion of his Ph.D., he worked as post-doctoral fellow at the Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada’s Lethbridge Research and Development Centre. Dr. Ribeiro research interest is in beef cattle production and nutrition. His research focus on uncovering nutritional strategies to improve health, performance, and profitability, while simultaneously lessening the environmental impact of beef cattle production.