Faculty

McGill Woodsmen chopped down the competition at the 58th annual Macdonald College Woodsmen event

Published: 30Jan2018

McGill’s men and women’s teams won top honours at the 58th annual Macdonald College Woodsmen competition, held January 27 at the Macdonald Campus in Ste-Anne-de-Bellevue, Qc. Nineteen teams...

FMT students competing in the Dairy Challenge

Published: 13Apr2018

McGill has sent four of its top students in the Farm Management and Technology (FMT) program at Macdonald Campus to compete in the North American Intercollegiate Dairy Challenge (NAIDC), from April...

Mercury decline in seabirds due to diet, not emission controls

Published: 24Nov2017

For 47 years, biologists have plucked eggs from seabird nests along the British Columbia coast. Many of the eggs were collected from remote rocky islands surrounded by some of the world’s roughest...

124 millet porridge vendors from eight states trained in food safety, hygiene

Published: 19Feb2018

Participants, including scientists from McGill University, Canada, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, NGOs, representatives from processing machineries industry, small and micro level food...

FAES Faculty Council Meeting

11May201814:30

FAES Faculty Council Meeting.

Keep the animal agriculture industry out of the new food guide

Published: 3Jan2018

Researchers from McGill University (Paul Thomassin) found that if Canadians ate less meat, and more fruits and vegetables, Canada's GDP would benefit. The authors recommended the government...

Les vaches préfèrent-elles le pâturage ?

Published: 28Feb2018

[...] « Dans l'essai, la grande majorité des vaches sont allées et sont restées au pâturage », observe Elsa Vasseur, de l'université de McGill. Cela a représenté entre 90 à 98 % de l'effectif en...

L'igname pourpre, légume "Pantone" de l'année

Published: 25Jan2018

Puissant influenceur des tendances en matière de décoration, l'Institut Pantone dictera-t-il maintenant le contenu de notre assiette? La couleur 2018 - l'ultraviolet - est aussi celle de l'igname...

Emeritus Professor Bruce Downey, 1939 - 2018

Published: 11Apr2018

DOWNEY, Bruce R. October 15, 1939 - April 4, 2018 The Department of Animal Science is saddened to announce the passing of Emeritus Professor Bruce Downey.

Master blender behind world famous Northern Harvest rye

Published: 20Nov2017

Some might see it as a quirky career path, to be sure, that leads one to an occupation in which their job — essentially — is to sip on whisky....

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