1. Elzbieta Mietkiewska

    Discovery adds health benefits to common Canadian crops

    Consumers and farmers to benefit from incorporating genes containing punicic acid in crops

  2. Graham Plastow

    ALES partners with top Chinese university to establish joint Swine Genomics Excellence Centre

    Partnership goals include better pig breeding, disease research

  3. Kassia James

    Range team topples top rival

    ALES students defeat arch rival from Mexico at international competition

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In the News

  1. Forest fire expert says N.W.T. may be in for lots more smoke and flame

    U of A forestry professor Mike Flannigan warns that historically bad fire years are caused by conditions that may last for several years. A record fire year in the Northwest Territories in 2014 may not be an isolated occurrence.

  2. Canola shows promise against new strain of clubroot

    A new canola variety has shown some promising resistance to a new strain of clubroot that was found near Edmonton in 2013 and has since spread to nearly 30 fields. But it won’t offer true resistance, says Steven Strelkov, a plant pathologist from the University of Alberta, though it is a step in the right direction.

  3. Two U of A students given young scientist awards

    Two student scientists from the U of A were announced as winners of the R.O. Ball Young Scientist award at the recent 2015 Banff Pork Seminar.

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