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Doug Cattani

Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences

Innovative crop researcher captures sustainability award

October 18, 2019 — 
Doug Cattani, Plant Science, receives Manitoba Excellence in Sustainability Award for work on perennial crops

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Martin Entz

Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences

Plant scientist recognized for contributions

September 25, 2019 — 
Dr. Martin Entz, Professor in the Department of Plant Science, was honoured by the Canadian Organic Trade Association with the Leadership in Organic Science Award


Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences

Plant scientist honoured for phytopathology contributions

May 27, 2019 — 
Dilantha Fernando has been elected a Fellow of the American Phytopathological Society.


Cattle ranchers can now use satellite technology to monitor forage growth

From farms, to treating municipal wastewater

May 3, 2019 — 
Two U of M studies receive federal funding

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Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences

Q&A with Jonathan Rosset

April 1, 2019 — 
Grad student Jonathan Rosset shares his path into weed science research

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Faculty of Science

Women in Science

September 5, 2017 — 
The Faculty of Science Homecoming event on September 12 will showcase breakthroughs in Science, but gender inequality for Women in STEM still exists.

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Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences

Plant breeder wins prestigious international award

August 24, 2017 — 
National Association of Plant Breeders names Rob Duncan as Early Career Scientist recipient

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Wpg Free Press: Helping hands with green thumbs

April 17, 2017 — 
From 1962 till her retirement in 1992, Susanne Olver ran the Botany Greenhouse

Crooked Aspen

NY Times: In Poland’s Crooked Forest, a Mystery With No Straight Answer

March 31, 2017 — 
U of M plant scientists discovered odd trees


Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences

Weed scientist recognized for research achievements

November 30, 2016 — 
Dr. Rob Gulden received the Excellence in Weed Science Award from the Canadian Weed Science Society

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