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Dr. Mohsen Yoosefzadeh Najafabadi Wins Young Scientist Award

Dr. Mohsen Yoosefzadeh Najafabadi is one of only five international recipients of the Young Scientist Award during the World Soybean Research Conference 11, which was held in Vienna, Austria, from...24 Jul 2023
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Graduate Prize for Publishing During the Graduate Program 2023 Winners

On Tuesday, April 25, 2023, the winners of the Graduate Prize for Publishing were announced. In alphabetical order: Isabelle Aicklen (2) Isabelle Aicklen is currently working on her Ph.D....25 Apr 2023
Dr. Clarence Swanton

Light Signals From Neighbouring Weeds Alter Crop Growth, Yield: U of G Research

In the battle between weeds and crops, weeds are winning. Weeds are resilient and adaptable and can damage crop yields. A new theory developed by a University of Guelph researcher suggests why. For...11 Apr 2023
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Bringing People Together Through the Soil & Crop Club

Giving grows from life’s work The Soil and Crop Club is rooted in bringing together everyone with a passion for the cropping aspects of agriculture. That includes students looking to grow...11 Apr 2023
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BDDC Developes Compostable Cutlery and Stir Sticks

U of G-Developed Cutlery, Stir Sticks from Biomaterials Reduce Plastic, CO2 Emissions  As Ottawa moves to ban several kinds of single-use plastics, new eco-friendly cutlery developed through...05 Apr 2023
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Barry Shelp Wins Plants 2021 Best Paper Award for the 10th Anniversary Special Issue

Dr. Barry Shelp, Professor Emeritus has been selected as the winner of the Plants 2021 Best Paper Award for the 10th Anniversary Special Issue. Papers published in the 10th Anniversary...24 Mar 2023
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Riley McConachie Wins The Clark-Newman-Clayton Award

Riley McConachie (a Master’s student in the Guelph wheat program his research centres on the genetics of Fusarium head blight resistance in winter wheat) was awarded the Clark-Newman-Clayton...23 Mar 2023

Dr. Tardif Featured on The Agronomists Show Monday, Jan. 3, 2023

Francois Tardif was featured on the show Monday, January 23, 2023. He was speaking about herbicide resistant weeds. 24 Jan 2023
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Sara Stricker Wins Best Overall Use of Social Media for the Guelph Turfgrass Institute

The Guelph Turfgrass Institute opened its doors in 1987, the result of a partnership between the University of Guelph, the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture and the turfgrass industry. And while the...19 Jan 2023
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Drs. Jones and Bozzo Granted Licence to Study 'Magic Mushrooms'

As interest grows in the possible therapeutic effects of psilocybin — a key active compound in so-called “magic mushrooms”– University of Guelph plant science researchers are...27 Oct 2022


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