FARE News

Oct 28th, 2020
Nicholas Bannon, a third year BA Food, Agricultural and Resource Economics student has been awarded the 2020 Precision Agriculture Scholarship. He won the most votes among three...
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...
Jan 22nd, 2021
Congratulations to Mitch Gingerich for winning the Student Poster Competition at the 11th Annual Canadian Agri-Food Policy Conference, which is hosted by the Canadian Agricultural...
Jan 22nd, 2021
Congratulations to Livia Sente for winning the Policy Brief competition at the 11th Annual Canadian Agri-Food Policy Conference, and to Nicholas Bannon for placing second. Livia...
Dec 10th, 2020
Mike chats with Dana McAualey about the future of meat. We are seeing more and more restaurants offering plant based burgers (most recently McDonalds and the McPlant). Singapore...
Nov 23rd, 2020


This is the second half of Professor Mike von Massow's conversation with Angela Straathof on soil. In the first half they spoke about why soil is important and what soil...
Nov 12th, 2020
Prof. Michael von Massow and his wife Sheryl Howe have generously donated to the University of Guelph to establish the “First Nations, Métis, and Inuit Food and Water Scholarship...
Nov 10th, 2020
In this episode, Mike has a conversation with Angela Straathof, a soil scientist with the Ontario Soil and Crop Improvement Association. This is the first half of a longer...
Nov 9th, 2020
On Thursday, November 12th at 5:00 pm, Prof. Mike von Massow will present the second seminar in the FARE Faculty Present series.   The title of his...
Nov 2nd, 2020
We are hearing more and more about large food retailers increasing the charges they put on suppliers.  These are the costs of doing business with these retailers who provide...