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Apr 21st, 2020
CJAE Special Issue on COVID-19 and the Canadian Agriculture and Food Sectors: Thoughts from the Pandemic Onset

A special issue of the Canadian Journal of Agricultural...
Oct 17th, 2020
Agriculture is at the intersection of many issues such as poverty, health problems and environmental concerns. Prof. Alfons Weersink, Department of Food, Agriculture and Resource...
Oct 16th, 2020
Mental health is a topic we need to bring to the fore, in agriculture and everywhere. During ag mental health week, Mike spoke with Jason Medows, host of the mental health...
Sep 28th, 2020
At the OAC Welcome Back Event on September 25th, Debbie was one of four recipients of the Staff Award for More Than 10 Years of OAC Service. Congratulations from...
Aug 27th, 2020
Have you tried online ordering and home delivery for groceries yet? If so was it a good experience? If not, whats holding you back? In this episode Mike speaks with Sarah Joyce,...
Aug 19th, 2020
Many sectors in modern agriculture depend on seasonal labour to plant, maintain, and harvest crops. Often these jobs are done by temporary foreign workers, new immigrant, or...
Aug 6th, 2020
Professor Mike von Massow was interviewed by CTV Ottawa on the impact of COVID-19 on Canadians’ use of online ordering and delivery services for groceries. You can watch the video...
Aug 6th, 2020
Usually our MSc grads start in typical agricultural economic positions, e.g. as economic analysts at AAFC but Jenna Holtz has taken a different route.  She has just signed a...
Jul 27th, 2020
https://www.foodfocusguelph.ca/podcast/episode/c12bb704/food-and-families-changes-in-the-covid-pandemic

 

In this episode Mike talks to Dr Jess Haines, Co-Director of...
Jul 7th, 2020
What will restaurants look like in the future?  What will hospitality mean?  Mike and Bruce McAdams from UofG talk about the future of restaurants and what we might see...