GSLC Pancake poster

Pancake Tuesday

Your GSLC is hosting another one of their amazing Pancake days!  12:00 noon in the Bovey Greenhouse Cafe They supply all the fixins for only $5   See you there! 23 Feb 2015
Dr. Sherif Sherif

Sherif Sherif Makes Front Page News

Jay Subramanian's PhD student Sherif Sherif made campus news with research that has been recently published in BMC Biology - the flagship journal of BMC group.   Sherif is now a post-doc...20 Feb 2015
A well used baseball in the grass

Growing Turfgrass at the Rogers Centre

Eric Lyons spoke with Jeff Blair on Sportsnet 590 Radio in Toronto to discuss his role in growing turfgrass at the Rogers Centre and the struggles associated with this endeavour.  ...10 Feb 2015

Rant About Agriculture

Michelle Arseneault, is a very busy girl!  Michelle's MSc. in Plant Agriculture is in apple crop load management with Dr. John Cline. Recently, Michelle won first place in a video contest...06 Feb 2015
Muck Station fields

Muck Vegetable Growers Conference

The 64th Annual Muck Vegetable Growers Conference is fast approaching! This is a two day conference and trade show with the first day (Wed, April 8) devoted to carrots and the second day (Thurs...04 Feb 2015
Peter Pauls speaking to the students

FarmSmart Youth Activities

Over 40 public school- and high school-age youth participated in a program organized for them by the FarmSmart group in OMAFRA on Saturday Jan 24th. The all-day program included sessions on...26 Jan 2015
Drs Subramanian, Paliyath and Sullivan, Sidney Frank Consul General  of Canada in India along with Drs Beth Finnis and Loong-Tak Lim

Enhanced Preservation of Fruit Using Nanotechnology Project

  Four Plant Agriculture Faculty were in India Jan 21-23, 2015 for the Inception Workshop to launch the continuation of their project on 'Enhanced Preservation of Fruit Using...26 Jan 2015
Pete Smith

The Plant Ag Life Savers: A Donation Celebration!

On Monday, January 19th, a group of friends and colleagues from the Department of Plant Agriculture gave a little of their time and one pint of themselves to support and save the lives of many...20 Jan 2015
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Eric's Pursuit of the Perfect Grass for The Jays

Eric Lyons had a great interview Real Grass for the Blue Jays with Larry Fedoruk, which has been podcasted.  You can listen to the interview here. Eric answers questions on what is involved...16 Jan 2015
Drawing of graduation cap and scroll

Plant Ag Thesis Defences Fall 2014

Congratulations to the following graduate students. They successfully defended their thesis in Fall 2014. Mina Kaviani, PhD - August 28, 2014 Resistance to pear decline phytoplasma and its...13 Jan 2015


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