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Years of Service Awards

The University of Guelph recognizes the commitment and valued contributions of all of its faculty and staff with 25, 30, 35 and 40 years of service. 2014 honourees with 25 years of service...05 Sep 2014
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Ali Navabi Featured in the Ontario Grain Farmer Magazine

Ali Navabi was featured in the September issue of the Ontario Grain Farmer.  Ali holds the Grain farmers of Ontario Professorship in Wheat Breeding in the Department of Plant Agriculture. The...05 Sep 2014
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Welcome New Grad Students!

We are pleased to welcome 3 new PhD and 15 new MSc students to our academic community!  It will be a challenging, enriching and fulfilling experience and I hope you take advantage of all of the...04 Sep 2014
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Reducing Food Waste

In the premier issue of Farm to Table, Ralph Martin offers 5 tips to reduce food waste. Manage your Leftovers Shop more to waste less Get a smaller fridge Family planning Buy less to...28 Aug 2014
Ali, Sonhita and Paul in the fields

A Day at the GCUOF with Paul Wartman

Clod hoppers on, Sam Cooke in the head, and scythe in hand I meandered down the squishy path past the pond on my way to my food forest research plot. The Guelph Centre for Urban Organic Farming was...20 Aug 2014
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Trial Gardens a great success!

By all accounts, this year's Trial Garden Open House was a great success.  In spite of the cool, windy and wet conditions Saturday afternoon, 480 visitors signed in and toured the...19 Aug 2014
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2014 Trial Gardens - A Must See!

Looking for what's in vogue for Southwest Ontario gardens?  Don`t miss your opportunity to see the new annuals for 2015 and what perennials survived the winter of 2013/2014 at the University...15 Aug 2014
Deputy Stark with Amar Mohanty in the BDDC lab

Deputy Stark visits the BDDC

Deb Stark, the Deputy Minister of the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, visited the BDDC yesterday.   Deputy Stark, along with other members from OMAFRA, industry partners...15 Aug 2014
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Trial Garden Open House this weekend

This weekend - Aug 15 and 16 - the Guelph Trial Garden is hosting its annual open house at the Guelph Turfgrass Institute, 328 Victoria Rd. The open house will take place Friday, noon to 8 p.m., and...13 Aug 2014
Rob receiving his award from the Chair of the Organizing Committee, Dr. Bob Stupar of the University of Minnesota

Robert Bruce Wins Poster Award

Plant Ag student Robert Bruce won the second prize in the graduate student poster competition at the 15th Biennial Conference of Molecular & Cellular Biology of the Soybean, Minneapolis...11 Aug 2014


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