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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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Manitoba organic research hits major milestone

September 16, 2016 — 
As Canada gets set to celebrate national Organic Week September 17 to 25, researchers and producers in Manitoba are planning their own celebration.

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Bailey Rankine collecting data in Western Australia

CANDID: Meet Bailey Rankine

March 10, 2016 — 
Her research has taken her from sea turtles to oats. She fears no animals, love the Dallas Cowboys, fishing and one particular podcast.

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