University of Guelph tests of a new peach-thinning product could transform the tender fruit industry, offering significant financial savings for growers

Dr. John Cline Dr. John Cline, a professor in the Ontario Agricultural College (Department of Plant Agriculture), is evaluating a new spray product that will reduce the need for hand...07 Sep 2022
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Midwest Tour 2022 Cancelled

Due to the rising Covid-19 rates in both the US Midwest and in Ontario, the Midwest Tour 2022 has been cancelled. 19 Jul 2022
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Graduate Prize for Publishing Winners

On May 19, 2022, the Graduate Prize for Publishing event was held at the Greenhouse Cafe in the E.C. Bovey Building. The event is designed to encourage graduate students to publish their research...01 Jun 2022
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PhDs With Impact

PhDs With Impact Over a 20-year period (1999-2019), approximately 4,000 students graduated from the Ontario Agricultural College’s (OAC) graduate programs. The OAC Doctoral Destinations...05 May 2022
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Scholarship Available

Link: Name: AgiHub Agricultural Scholarship Eligibility: Full-time students in Western Canada studying Ag either in post-secondary or Trades...04 May 2022
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Nima Nalin Places 1st in UG 3MT Competition & Moves Forward to Ontario Level

Plant Ag's own Nima Nalin has placed 1st in the UG 3MT competition and is moving forward to the Ontario competition taking place May 4, 2022. 28 Apr 2022

Mary Ruth McDonald Chosen as a 2022 Influential Woman in Canadian Agriculture

Influential Women in Canadian Agriculture (IWCA) is a recognition program designed to honour, highlight and celebrate the work women are doing across Canada’s agriculture industry. Now in...27 Apr 2022
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Mary Ruth McDonald Receives Outstanding Researcher Award

Dr. Mary Ruth McDonald, professor in the Department of Plant Agriculture, was the recipient of the 2021 Outstanding Researcher Award presented by the Canadian Phytopathological Society (CPS). The...13 Apr 2022
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Dr. Clarence Swanton to Give Talk at Iowa State University Dept of Agronomy

Lecture Title: How talking plants alter crop yield Clarence Swanton is University Professor Emeritus in the Department of Plant Agriculture at the University of Guelph. Between earning his M.Sc....11 Apr 2022
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Nima Nalin (PhD) Wins 1st Place at 2022 OAC 3MT Competition

The results of the 2022 OAC 3MT Competition are in and Nima Nalin (PhD) from Plant Ag won first place. Here are the standings: 1st Place: Nima Nalin (PhD), Plant Agriculture ...28 Mar 2022


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