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Our Vision: Transforming global food systems and elevating Canada’s place within the global food economy. We are building on University of Guelph’s world-class strengths in all aspects of food research and education, and will be the world leader in food and agricultural innovation.

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The Potential of Agroforestry to Answer Climate Concerns

The impact of agroforestry on climate change mitigation and adaptation in Canadian agricultural systems has not yet been fully realized.

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Feeding the Future

On October 27, 2017 CBC Ideas recorded two shows on food security at the University of Guelph. 

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The Case for A National Food Policy Council

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In Pursuit of Food Self-Determination

The inaugural First Nations Agri-food Initiatives Workshop is being held at University of Guelph on November 21 & 22.

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