plant science News Archive
January 7, 2021 —
Dr. Curt McCartney joined the Department of Plant Science as Associate Professor in Plant Breeding and Genetics on November 1.
November 18, 2020 —
This multi-year study is surveying prairie farmers to determine their interest and experiences with growing cover crops.
November 9, 2020 —
Research continues into methods to optimize the cultivation of this crop in the Prairies.
September 27, 2020 —
Dr. Kenneth Clark, retired professor in the Department of Plant Science, passed away on September 10, 2020.
August 30, 2020 —
The UM Glenlea crop rotation study is Canada’s oldest organic field crop study.
August 24, 2020 —
Dr. Dilantha Fernando’s research has made a tremendous impact on Canadian agriculture.
February 28, 2020 —
Study partners with producers to better understand the benefits of cover crops.
October 18, 2019 —
Doug Cattani, Plant Science, receives Manitoba Excellence in Sustainability Award for work on perennial crops
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
May 27, 2019 —
Dilantha Fernando has been elected a Fellow of the American Phytopathological Society.