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Hooman Derakhshani

Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences

New professor to study therapeutic potentials of animal microbiomes

March 24, 2022 — 
Dr. Hooman Derakhshani joined the Department of Animal Science as Assistant Professor in Applied Animal Microbiology on January 1, 2022.

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Cristina Rosell, Dylan MacKay, Hooman Derakhshani and Afua Mante

Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences

New profs broaden Faculty expertise in soils, animal health, food and human nutritional sciences

March 2, 2022 — 
Dr. Cristina Rosell and Dr. Dylan MacKay joined Food and Human Nutritional Sciences, Dr. Hooman Derakhshani joined Animal Science and Dr. Afua Mante joined Soil Science.uary 16.

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Clockwise from top left - Brian Amiro, Bogdan Slominski, Don Flaten, Stefan Cenkowski

Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences

Four named professors emeriti in recognition of service to UM

September 30, 2021 — 
Brian Amiro, Stefan Cenkowski, Don Flaten and Bogdan Slominski honoured for their teaching, research and scholarship.

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Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences

In Memoriam: Dr. Marvin Seale, animal scientist

August 29, 2021 — 
Dr. Marvin Seale, retired professor emeritus in the Department of Animal Science, passed away on August 15, 2021.

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Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences

Op-ed: The Buttergate theory isn’t solid

March 15, 2021 — 
In recent weeks, the ‘Buttergate’ scandal about butter hardness has been reported on by media outlets around the world.

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Meagan King

Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences

New animal science professor seeks to improve animal, human health

January 20, 2021 — 
Dr. Meagan King joined the Department of Animal Science as Assistant Professor in Animal Physiology and Welfare on January 1.

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Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences

New profs to focus on plant breeding, animal health

January 1, 2021 — 
Dr. Curt McCartney joined the Department of Plant Science and Dr. Meagan King joined the Department of Animal Science.

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Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences

Better Pork: The role of essential oils in gut health

November 24, 2020 — 
Study finds microencapsulated essential oil combined with organic acid a useful alternative to antibiotics.

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Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences

Animal scientist doubly honoured for swine nutrition research

November 19, 2020 — 
Martin Nyachoti has helped the livestock industry improve efficiency, profitability and sustainability of animal production.

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Office of Sustainability

Celebrate Sustainability Month at the University of Manitoba

September 30, 2020 — 
You are invited to participate in a variety of virtual green-focused initiatives throughout October!

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