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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 Dalhousie University's Faculty of Agriculture.
International Development Week
Join International for exciting activities celebrating International Development Week between 06 and 17 February.
Call for Nominations
Recognize a deserving candidate with induction into the Atlantic Agricultural Hall of Fame!
Crop production and resiliency
Severe weather events, dry growing conditions, and pest infestation—are some of the challenges Atlantic Canadian farmers are facing due to climate change
Where are they now? Wiebe & Samantha (Keeping) Leenstra
Samantha and her husband, Wiebe, milk 250 cows at their family farm, in Salisbury, NB, alongside their three young kids (ages six, five and three).
Calendar of Events
Coffee with the Dean
February 6, 2023, 10:00 AM
Caregiver Support Group (TOPIC: Guilt)
February 13, 2023, 12:00 PM
Debbie Douglas on Inclusive Leadership (from Pride at Work – Dal is a partner)
February 15, 2023, 12:00 PM
The Future of Food and Farming
February 15, 2023, 6:00 PM
Truro Winter Long John Festival
February 17, 2023, 9:00 AM
Agriculture News from Dal News
Adjusting the intensity of farming can help address climate change
January 3, 2023, 8:30 AM
Ask an expert: What is ‘functional food’ and why should Canadians care?
December 13, 2022, 8:30 AM
How a group of Dal educators has transformed the outdoors into a classroom
December 7, 2022, 8:30 AM