3rd Annual Fine Art and Fine Craft Show

Feb 26th-March 4th at the MacRae Library


2015 Winter/Spring Visiting Speaker Series

Scholarly research seminars that provide faculty, staff, students and research associates an opportunity to engage with world class scientists.


Make an impact with design

Study in Atlantic Canada's only Landscape Architecture program and learn how to design spaces that foster environmental sustainability and healthy communities.


Programs with a science-business blend

The Faculty of Agriculture offers high-calibre training in science, agriculture and technology. Explore our undergraduate and graduate programs.


Advanced research facilities

Our 250-hectare farm includes the Ruminant Animal Centre, Aquaculture Centre and Atlantic Poultry Research Centre. Learn more about our facilities and research specializations.


About the Faculty of Agriculture


You'll learn to solve real-world problems in a friendly, hands-on environment from professors who are leaders in their fields of study. Learn more about the Faculty of Agriculture.

Faculty and research


Our researchers have access to cutting-edge technology, labs and resources to innovate new technologies in support of the agri-food and aquaculture industries. Learn more about our research.

Agriculture News from Dal News

  • Preventing disaster when oil spills occur
    Haibo Niu of the Faculty of Agriculture's Department of Engineering is developing more accurate models to predict the spread of oil in the ocean, hoping to reduce the environmental and human impacts of oil spills.
  • Getting excited about weeds — no, really
    Scott White, a recent hire in Dal's Faculty of Agriculture, has no qualms about getting all tangled up in the weeds. In fact, it's the focus of his research program.
  • Dal earns gold "STARS" in sustainability
    Have the "STARS" simply aligned for Dalhousie? Hardly: the university's new gold rating from STARS, the international sustainability assessment and rating system for universities and colleges, reflects the hard work of individuals and groups across the university — in the classroom, in research, in campus operations and beyond.
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