plant science News Archive
September 29, 2021 —
Research explores how planting flowering strips creates habitats for beneficial insects.
April 27, 2021 —
An essay which explores the fundamental role organic agriculture can, and will play in sustaining people and the planet.
January 7, 2021 —
Dr. Curt McCartney joined the Department of Plant Science as Associate Professor in Plant Breeding and Genetics on November 1.
January 1, 2021 —
Dr. Curt McCartney joined the Department of Plant Science and Dr. Meagan King joined the Department of Animal Science.
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.
November 2, 2020 —
A multidisciplinary team of Canadian researchers is tackling a growing issue for the wheat industry: free asparagine.
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.