Un nouveau centre pour démystifier les sciences agricoles

Published: 21Sep2018

Le campus Macdonald de l’Université McGill disposera bientôt d’un nouvel espace pour faire connaître au grand public la vraie nature de l’agriculture moderne.  ...

Agents de conservation du futur

Published: 21Sep2018

In a recent episode of  La Semaine Verte, Professor Salwa Karboune gaves viewers a birds-eye view of her work to define the antimicrobial activity of certain natural ingredients and better...

Kyle Elliott 2017 World Economic Forum New Champion on Global Collaboration in the 4th Industrial Revolution

Published: 17Sep2018

Kyle Elliott (NRS), Canada Research Chair in Arctic Ecology is in Tianjin, China to participate in the Annual Meeting of the New Champions of the World Economic Forum (WEF). In 2017, Kyle was named...

Lutte contre la faim: Découverte de super patates plus nutritives

Published: 12Sep2018

Des chercheurs montréalais et colombiens ont découvert trois super pommes de terre capables de lutter contre la faim et la malnutrition. « Ce sont des pommes de terre plus nutritives que les autres...

Pot jobs are 'legion' but Canadian cannabis companies struggling to find workers

Published: 12Sep2018

The weed industry is booming but cannabis companies are struggling with a growing problem: finding the right employees in the run-up to Canada legalizing recreational marijuana in October....

Cannabis PhD takes higher education to a new level

Published: 10Sep2018

There will doubtless be more and more postgraduate degrees based on cannabis production after it has been legalized, says Anja Geitmann, dean of agriculture at Montreal’s McGill University. “I’m...

Christmas Poinsettia Sale


The annual FMT poinsettia sale will take place on December 5th in the Macdonald-Stewart Foyer....

Landscape Photo Exhibit


Come and view the photos taken by the by students in Landscape Design (FMTP-097). Everyone is invited to attend and select their favourite photos.

When treating and researching infertility, let’s not forget the men

Published: 27Aug2018

By Vardit Ravitsky, Associate Professor of Bioethics at the University of Montreal and Sarah Kimmins, Associate Professor at McGill University and Canada Research Chair in Epigenetics, Reproduction...