Chinese delegates tour the BDDC led by Dr. Misra

Chinese delegates visit BDDC

Several Chinese delegates, including the Consul General of China Mr. Fang Li, visited the BDDC Friday afternoon as a part of their tour of the University of Guelph. The Office of the Vice-President (...16 Jun 2014
Conservatory garden at UG

This weekend: 'Garden Days' celebrate 50 years at UG

This weekend marks Garden Days, a national project designed to highlight the benefit of gardens and green spaces across Canada. The University of Guelph is leading Ontario's celebration, with the...12 Jun 2014
Ontario Farmer article on highschool tours at OAC

Plant Ag in the spotlight for this month's Ontario Farmer

This month, the Ontario Farmer included two articles featuring "Options in Agriculture" highschool tours of the Ontario Agricultural College, and the department of Plant Agriculture earlier...11 Jun 2014
Paul Banks, Valsala Kallidumbil, Jenny Van de Kamer and Ramany Paliyath

Retirement celebration honours long-time staff

  Members from the department of Plant Agriculture congregated yesterday to celebrate the retirement of four long-time staff members. They were honoured for their contributions to the...04 Jun 2014
students listen to a tour at the BDDC

High school tours in Plant Ag continue

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Tanzania's education misister and delegates examine bioproducts

Tanzanian education minister tours BDDC

The University of Guelph welcomed the Tanzanian education minister and delegates to campus on May 28, 2014.  The group toured the Bioproducts Discovery and Development Centre's research...02 Jun 2014
ISBBB participants stand in front of BDDC building

BDDC Organizes International Symposium

International Symposium on Bioplastics, Biocomposites and Biorefining (ISBBB) successful with BDDC as leaders              ...02 Jun 2014
Seedling sale in the GCUOF gardens

GCUOF Seedling Sale Success

Planters across the university and city came out the the Guelph Centre for Urban Organic Farming's Seedling sale, which was open Wednesday through Saturday this past week. A variety of...02 Jun 2014
Eric Lyons teaches students about turf

Discovering Options in Plant Ag event a success!

High school students explore Plant Agriculture opportunities One-hundred-and-twenty-six high school students spent their Wednesday afternoon in the labs, gardens and greenhouses of Plant Ag....30 May 2014
Rodger Tschanz

Nature art exhibit uses Plant Ag talent

Live grass, flowers, and trees surround the kinetic art exhibit "promised lands", constructed by Robert Hengeveld, artist in residence for the School of Environmental Sciences (SES). In...28 May 2014


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