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Mary Ruth McDonald

The Future of Plant Protection

Mary Ruth McDonald was the invited keynote speaker at the Swedish National Plant Protection Conference in Uppsala, Sweden, on Nov. 1, 2015. She spoke about The Future of Plant Protection....19 Nov 2015

Bean Improvement Cooperative Winners!

At the 2015 Biennial Bean Improvement Cooperative Meeting, Mohammed Erfatpour placed 2nd for oral presentation and Jen Wilker has won first place in the poster competition!  The meeting took...10 Nov 2015
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Project Soy - Register Now!

Attention Plant Ag Students! The 20th annual Project SOY event is here! If you aren't familiar with Project SOY, it is an annual competition that asks University of Guelph students to come up...20 Oct 2015
Jay Subramanian

Slowing Down Spoilage in Fruit and Vegetables

By using a natural plant product, Hexanal, Prof Jay Subramanian and his team have developed technology to help slow down the spoilage in fruits and vegetables.  This research is described in the...20 Oct 2015
Ralph Martin

Prof Reports at Sustainable Diet Conference

Prof. Ralph Martin, Plant Agriculture, was interviewed by the Montreal Gazette on Oct. 13 for a report on a sustainable diet conference taking place in Montreal. Martin discussed the impact food...16 Oct 2015
Dr. J. O'Sullivan and Peter White with drip irrigation

Subsurface Drip Irrigation

Retired Faculty member John O’Sullivan was featured in The Norfolk News.  John has been testing subsurface drip irrigation systems at the Simcoe agricultural research station. He and a...15 Oct 2015
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Campus Farmer’s Market Provides Easy Access to Healthy Foods

The Guelph Centre for Urban Organic Farming partners with U of G’s Wellness Centre to provide students with affordable fruits and vegetables, as well as recipes and pairing ideas for how to...15 Oct 2015
Jay Subramanian

Jay Subramanian presents at UN General Assembly

Jay Subramanian recently presented his research in a display at the United Nations General Assembly in New York City. Jay's display focused on the on nanotechnology and soft fruit preservation...02 Oct 2015
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Student Memorial Tree Dedication

The Central Student Association and the Graduate Student Association host a Student Memorial Tree Dedication in September of every year to recognize students who passed away during their time at...24 Sep 2015
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DTM Students Sod Old Jeremiah

University of Guelph Turfgrass students sodded the campus cannon with Greenhorizons sod.  This tradition of decorating the cannon, AKA Old Jeremiah, began in 1973 as a protest against war...24 Sep 2015

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