Visitors at the Trial Garden

Trial Gardens a great success!

By all accounts, this year's Trial Garden Open House was a great success.  In spite of the cool, windy and wet conditions Saturday afternoon, 480 visitors signed in and toured the...19 Aug 2014
2014 Trial Gardens

2014 Trial Gardens - A Must See!

Looking for what's in vogue for Southwest Ontario gardens?  Don`t miss your opportunity to see the new annuals for 2015 and what perennials survived the winter of 2013/2014 at the University...15 Aug 2014
Deputy Stark with Amar Mohanty in the BDDC lab

Deputy Stark visits the BDDC

Deb Stark, the Deputy Minister of the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, visited the BDDC yesterday.   Deputy Stark, along with other members from OMAFRA, industry partners...15 Aug 2014
Rob receiving his award from the Chair of the Organizing Committee, Dr. Bob Stupar of the University of Minnesota

Robert Bruce Wins Poster Award

Plant Ag student Robert Bruce won the second prize in the graduate student poster competition at the 15th Biennial Conference of Molecular & Cellular Biology of the Soybean, Minneapolis...11 Aug 2014
2014 Research Magazine, U of G & OMAFRA partnership

Research Mag 2014

Ten faculty and staff members from the department of Plant Agriculture were featured in this month's 2014 Agri-Food Yearbook Edition of Research Magazine. This year's edition features a wide...08 Aug 2014
OAC Weeds Team 2014

OAC Weeds Team 2014 sweeps undergraduate competition at the North-eastern Collegiate Weed Science Competition

On Tuesday July 29th, 2014, the University of Guelph OAC Weeds Team participated in the Northeastern Collegiate Weed Science Contest hosted at the Pennsylvania State University Agronomy Research...05 Aug 2014
Maxwell Jones profile

New professor in Plant Ag: Welcome Max Jones!

This month, Dr. A. Maxwell Jones officially assumed the position of Assistant Professor, Integrated Plant Production Systems for Vegetatively Propagated Horticulture Species, at the GRIPP (Gosling...22 Jul 2014
Michelle Arseneault sells copies of her cookbook "The Good Season"

'Good Season' cookbook is growing like a weed!

It's been a good season for Michelle Arseneault, with the debut of her new weed cookbook The Good Season: Easy recipes for wild edibles. Hard-copies of the book were on-sale today in the...17 Jul 2014
Robert Bruce, Cora Loucks and Anna Krzywdzinski

Fiesta in Plant Ag: Taco Time!

Today, members of Plant Ag flocked to the foyer of the Crop Science building, queuing for the opportunity to build their own tacos. Five dollars gave hungry lunch-ers unlimited taco-building...16 Jul 2014
Andrea Hitchon receiving CSA Pest Management Award from Dr. Gavin Humphreys

Plant Ag students recognized at CSA meeting

Plant Agriculture Students Recognized at the Annual Meeting of the Canadian Society of Agronomy A number of Plant Agriculture researchers and graduate students participated in the Canadian Society...14 Jul 2014


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