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Food Systems Research Group

FSRG talk – Navigating the complex nexus of food literacy, food security and disadvantage

September 18, 2018 — 
FSRG talk Oct 1 "The nexus between food literacy, food security and disadvantage” by Dr. Danielle Gallegos

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Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences

New U of M facility enriches dairy research and education

September 13, 2018 — 
The University of Manitoba opened the doors on the Dairy Farmers of Manitoba Discovery and Learning Complex at the Glenlea Research Station

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(L-R): Professor Trust Beta in her lab with students Yuwei Song and Pamela Drawbridge.

Cereal healer

August 28, 2018 — 
Investigating what components can play a role in reducing obesity, cardiovascular disease, diabetes, cancer

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water wetland reeds

Saving our wetlands

August 13, 2018 — 
Soil science professor David Lobb is part of a “dream team of investigators” looking into a project of critical importance to the Canadian landscape

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Bison swimmer Kelsey Wog// Photo: Scott Grant, Swimming Canada

Bisons’ Wog wins 200m breaststroke at Canadian Swim Trials, next stop Pan Pacific Championships

July 23, 2018 — 
She's now the eleventh fastest in the world, and getting faster

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Western Producer: Deep learning methods guide computers to insect identification

June 11, 2018 — 
U of M scientists have developed a program where computers can identify insects within grain bins


Megan Bourns

Feeding change: Ensuring our food has something to eat

May 24, 2018 — 
Megan Bourns works with her advisor Don Flaten to ensure our food system doesn’t collapse

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The Gibbis Bee

Finally, a bee for Friendly Manitoba

May 18, 2018 — 
Manitoba, you have a new, smiley face bee

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A teaspoon of beef helps the medicine go down

May 17, 2018 — 
New research by University of Manitoba professors has found that a particular beef protein may help people swallow bitter medicine.

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Hydro power line surrounded by green vegetation

Op-ed: Opposing ideas can and should co-exist in our energy policy

April 27, 2018 — 
Let’s imagine a smarter Manitoba, where increased domestic usage of clean electricity firmly places Manitoba Hydro and the province on a sustainable path


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