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PhD Oral Defense: Impact of subtherapeutic administration of tylosin and chlortetracycline on antibiotic resistance and the gut microbiota in farrow-to-finish swine

Tue, 2014-10-07 09:30
Macdonald-Stewart Building : MS2-022, 21111 Lakeshore Road St Anne de Bellevue Quebec Canada , H9X 3V9

PhD Oral Defense of Devin Holman, Department of Animal Science

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Food for Thought Lecture Series: The need for food and the need for fuel – can we meet both?

Fri, 2014-11-28 19:00 - 20:30
Raymond Building : R2-045, 21111 Lakeshore Road St Anne de Bellevue Quebec Canada , H9X 3V9

Now well into its second decade, Macdonald's ever-popular Food for Thought Lecture Series is in to another series of fascinating and thought-provoking lectures with the theme "Global Carbon".

The sixth and final lecture in the series is on Tuesday, November 28 with a talk by Dr. Hugo Melgar-Quiñonez, Director, McGill Institute for Global Food Security, McGill University, who will address the issue of global food supplies.

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Food for Thought Lecture Series: Climate closure: game over for climate skeptics

Tue, 2014-11-04 19:00 - 20:30
Raymond Building : R2-045, 21111 Lakeshore Road St Anne de Bellevue Quebec Canada , H9X 3V9

Now well into its second decade, Macdonald's ever-popular Food for Thought Lecture Series is in to another series of fascinating and thought-provoking lectures with the theme "Global Carbon".

The fifth lecture in the series is on Tuesday, November 4 with a talk by Professor Shaun Lovejoy, Department Physics, McGill University, who will address the issue of climate change.

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Food for Thought Lecture Series: An ice age mystery: did CO2 from the oceans cause the great Canadian ice sheet to disappear?

Tue, 2014-10-21 19:00 - 20:30
Raymond Building : R2-045, 21111 Lakeshore Road St Anne de Bellevue Quebec Canada , H9X 3V9

Now well into its second decade, Macdonald's ever-popular Food for Thought Lecture Series is in to another series of fascinating and thought-provoking lectures with the theme "Global Carbon".

The fourth lecture in the series is on Tuesday, October 21 with a talk by Professor Eric Galbraith, Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, McGill University, who will address the issue of carbon in the oceans.

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Food for Thought Lecture Series: Reduced carbon in an oxidizing atmosphere: sustainable vs fossil fuels

Tue, 2014-10-07 19:00 - 20:30
Raymond Building : R2-045, 21111 Lakeshore Road St Anne de Bellevue Quebec Canada , H9X 3V9

Now well into its second decade, Macdonald's ever-popular Food for Thought Lecture Series is in to another series of fascinating and thought-provoking lectures with the theme "Global Carbon".

The third lecture in the series is on Tuesday, October 7 with a talk by Don Smith, professor in the Department of Plant Science, McGill University, and former moderator of the Food for Thought series. Don will address the issue of fossil fuel supplies.

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Food for Thought Lecture Series: How did we wind up with our carbon-rich biosphere?: A catastrophe in three parts

Tue, 2014-09-23 19:00 - 20:30
Raymond Building : R2-045, 21111 Lakeshore Road St Anne de Bellevue Quebec Canada , H9X 3V9

Now well into its second decade, Macdonald's ever-popular Food for Thought Lecture Series is in to another series of fascinating and thought-provoking lectures.

The second lecture in the series is on Tuesday, September 23 with a talk by Professor Boswell Wing, Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, McGill University, who will address the issue of early earth environments and evolution.

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7th McGill Conference on Global Food Security: Food Security Beyond 2015

Tue, 2014-10-28 18:30 - Wed, 2014-10-29 17:00
New Residence Hall : 3625 avenue du Parc Montreal Quebec Canada , H2X 3P8

McGill University is once again very pleased to deliver its Conference on Global Food Security, with an exciting program and a gathering of distinguished international experts who will explore strategies and solutions against food insecurity and hunger. 

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Contact: Kim Reany
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Is biodiverse agriculture an anachronism?

Mon, 2014-02-24 23:20

Given the need to feed an estimated 2.4 billion more people by the year 2050, the drive toward large-scale, single-crop farming around the world may seem inexorable.

Published on Feb 21, 2014 | Teatro Naturale International
Written by S.C.

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