OFVC Meeting 20-21 Feb 2019 in Niagara Falls

      The OFVC is the premier event for horticulture, and draws in producers and agri-business from across Canada and nearby states. The poster session (student...27 Nov 2018
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Plant Ag Sweeps Awards at the Canadian Weed Society Annual Meeting

The Canadian Weed Science Society  had its annual meeting last week in Niagara Falls. Peter Sikkema was the Local Arrangement Committee Chair and he did a tremendous job. Many Plant Ag...27 Nov 2018
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Grad Student Lauren Benoit Wins 1st Place in Paper Presentation at Ontario Pest Management Conference

Last week at the Ontario Pest Management Conference, Lauren Benoit, graduate students in the weed management program at Ridgetown Campus, received the 1st place award in the graduate student paper...14 Nov 2018
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Faculty Position

Position Title / Rank: Assistant Professor - Specialty Crops Innovation College: Ontario Agricultural College Department: Plant Agriculture Date Posted: October 22, 2018 Deadline...12 Nov 2018
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CPS Poster Winners from Plant Ag

At the southern Ontario region of the Canadian Phytopathological Society on Friday, Nov. 2, there was a graduate student poster competition. All four of the winners were from Plant Ag- in fact all...06 Nov 2018
Tray of living ornaments

Living Ornaments

Faculty, staff and students have been hard at work making living ornaments for the Department to sell with the proceeds going to the United Way.  Every year, these ornaments sell out quickly...02 Nov 2018
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Grad Students Win Awards at the CSHS Conference

The following students have won awards at the Can Soc of Hort Sci conference that was held at Niagara Falls October 4 - 6, 2018 Erika DeBrouwer -MS (J Subramanian, A Sullivan and G Paliyath) -...15 Oct 2018
Glass of cider and apples

Cider Research Information Day

Cider Research Information Day 60 participants, representing 36 cideries as well as many from the apple industry attended the Cider Research Information Day organized by Dr. John Cline. The goal...28 Aug 2018

Introducing New Prof - John Sulik

The Department of Plant Agriculture is proud to introduce the latest addition to our faculty: Dr. John Sulik, Assistant Professor in Precision Agriculture to advance Food from Thought research and...20 Aug 2018
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Weed Team Winners at the North Eastern Weed Science Collegiate Contest

On July 24, 2018, the OAC Weeds Team competed at the North Eastern Weed Science Collegiate Contest held at the Pine Level BASF Research Station in North Carolina. Eighty-seven students (52 grads and...31 Jul 2018


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