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Canning at Home? Brush up on your science to avoid dangerous pathogens

Published: 20Jun2017

The list of “bad things” could range from gross but harmless spoilage to dangerous pathogens such as Clostridium botulinum. In the case of botulism, it’s the toxin produced from the bacteria that...

McGill gets $3M to fund research into cutting greenhouse gases

Published: 14Jun2017

McGill University researchers [Grant Clark & Chandra Madramootoo] at Macdonald campus in Ste-Anne-de-Bellevue got some welcome news Monday when the federal government announced nearly $3...

Félix Bertrand: From the classroom to the farm

Published: 9Jun2017

Every graduating student has their own way of getting ready the day of their Convocation. Some get haircuts, others go for a latté with friends and family or buy a new pair of shoes for the event....

Pick-up and drop-off points for hitchhikers crossing Hwy 20 Overpass

Published: 8Jun2017

Transports Quebec does not permit pedestrians to cross the campus Hwy 20 overpass during the renovation period, which will last into August. In order to facilitate pedestrian passage, for staff and...

Colloque internationale: sécurité alimentaire et nutrition à l'heure des changements climatiques

24Sep2017
to
27Sep2017

International Colloquium on Food Security and Nutrition in the Face of Climate Change/globalfoodsecurityCategory: Macdonald Campus

Il faut boire huit verres d'eau par jour. Vraiment?

Published: 1Jun2017

Les besoins quotidiens en eau varient en fonction de la masse corporelle (30 ml d'eau par kilogramme), explique la nutritionniste Louise Thibault, professeure à l'École de nutrition humaine de l...

Macdonald Farm closed to visitors this summer due to construction of new Community Engagement Centre

Published: 30May2017

McGill University’s Macdonald Campus Farm is embarking on an ambitious project to renovate the century old dairy barn into a new centre to welcome visitors to the world of food production.  The...

Q&A on Changes to Some Postdocs' Status

Published: 25May2017

Originally posted on December 9, 2016...

The Kohlrabi Collective: Creating a Connected Local Food System

Published: 19May2017

McGill students are champions of the local and sustainable food movement. The McGill Farmers’ Market, the Macdonald Student-Run Ecological Gardens (MSEG), and Organic Campus are student-run...

Classes and exams cancelled Monday, May 8th

Published: 7May2017

Because of flooding issues, day and evening summer classes and exams are cancelled on Monday, May 8, 2017, at both McGill’s Macdonald Campus and its downtown campus. McGill Newsroom.  

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