3 Minute Thesis


This past Monday Andrea Hitchon and Emily Moeller competed in the Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition. 3MT® is a university wide competition for graduate students in which participants present...07 Mar 2014
The Ontario Fruit and Vegetable Convention

Plant Agriculture cleans up in poster awards at the Ontario Fruit and Vegetable Conference

Congratulations to Plant Ag grad students Dennis Van Dyk, Travis Cranmer and Brian Collins who took the first, second and third place prizes for student posters at the Ontario Fruit and Vegetable...26 Feb 2014
Convocation banner

Winter Convocation 2014

Congratulations to the following Plant Ag grad students who convocated this week: Ph.D Kristen McNaughton Scott White MSc Chase Phillips Laxhman Ramsahoi In addition to the...21 Feb 2014
Loo-Sar Chia, Maryam Vazin, Weilong Xie, and Esteban Diaz Castro

Environment and Plants Outreach Workshop

The Ontario Agricultural College (OAC) at the University of Guelph supports high school teachers and secondary school students through a variety of outreach initiatives. These programs are based...14 Feb 2014
DTM Students and Rob Witherspoon

GCSAA's 2014 Collegiate Turf Bowl

Two teams of four Associate Diploma in Turfgrass Management students competed this year at GCSAA's 2014 Collegiate Turf Bowl on Feb 6th in Orlando.  The Turf Bowl Competition consists...12 Feb 2014
When Prowl Meets Roundup Peter Smith photo winner

When Prowl Meets Roundup

Participants of the at the joint Canadian/American Weed Science convention in Vancouver last week put in their vote for the annual CWSS-SCM photo contest.  The the first overall 'People'...11 Feb 2014
Darren Robinson photo

Excellence in Weed Research Award

The 54rd Annual Meeting of the Weed Science Society of America With CWSS-SCM was held February 3–6 at the Hyatt Regency in Vancouver. Darren Robinson was the recipient of the 'Excellence in...07 Feb 2014
Milad Eskandari

Plant Ag Research News Makers

Clarence Swanton and Milad Eskandari have made the news with their ground breaking research. Clarence is featured in the February issue of Country Guide.  Milad was recently...06 Feb 2014
Peter Sikkema photo

Peter Sikkema receives the Weed Science Society of America "Fellow" Award

Congratulations to Peter Sikkema who earlier this week received the Weed Science Society of America "Fellow" Award - their highest recognition. The Weed Science Society of America (...06 Feb 2014
Guelph Millennium asparagus crowns

Asparagus Funding Announcement

We are so excited to report that David Wolyn's asparagus breeding program has received funding of over $1 million from The Asparagus Farmers of Ontario and the Federal Government to...05 Feb 2014


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