Professor Joann Whalen named a Fellow of the Canadian Society of Soil Science

Published: 15Jul2019

Congratulations to NRS professor Joann Whalen who has been made a Fellow of the Canadian Society of Soil Science (CSSS). The Award is for members with a distinguished record of accomplishment in...

McGill researchers receive $3.3M from NSERC CREATE program funding

Published: 15Jul2019

Hanadi Sleiman and Jaswinder Singh have each received $1.65 million in research grants, to be distributed over six years.

Chandra Madramootoo inducted into Canadian Academy of Engineering

Published: 4Jul2019

Congratulations to Bioresource professor Chandra Madramootoo, who was recently made a Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Engineering. CITATION:

Flesh flies invading the Laurentians, Eastern Townships

Published: 2Jul2019

If you've been out in the Laurentians or the Eastern Townships lately, you may have noticed there've been a lot of flies - notably bigger varieties known as flesh flies.  ...

McGill Researchers Collaborate on Breakthrough Research Projects with the National Research Council

Published: 2Jul2019

Today [June 20], Iain Stewart, President of the National Research Council, Canada's largest federal research and development organization, announced the results of the inaugural round of the NRC’s...

Soil science specialist Joann Whalen awarded Auguste Scott Prize

Published: 2Jul2019

Congratulations to NRS professor Joann Whalen, who was recently awarded the Auguste Scott prize given by the Association quebecoise de specialistes en science du sol (AQSSS). Other professors who...

New and Renewed Canada Research Chairs for the Faculty

Published: 18Jun2019

On June 14 in Victoria, British Columbia, the Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science and Sport, announced an investment of over $275 million for 346 new and renewed Canada Research Chairs at...

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Consumers urged to buy local as frozen imported raspberries are recalled

Published: 17Jun2019

Concerns they might be contaminated with norovirus, a highly contagious virus that continues that causes gastroenteritis....