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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.

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.


  • In the Media: Andy Hammermeister
    Dr. Andrew Hammermeister was interviewed for an article appearing in the Globe & Mail in honour of Organic Week 2017 September 16- 24
  • Homecoming 2017
    Join alumni, faculty, staff and students for three days of activities as we celebrate Homecoming 2017 on the Agricultural Campus!
  • Ruminant Animal Centre Silos Removed
    Ten feed silos lining the Ruminant Animal Centre building were removed, yesterday Monday, September 18th after sustaining damage during an early evening fire in August of 2015.
  • Rams Weekend Recap
    Don't miss the latest Varsity Rams news and upcoming schedule!
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Agriculture News from Dal News

  • No shortage of hard work
    With more farmers now adopting automatic milking systems, researchers like Dal Agriculture PhD student Allan Thomson are looking into some of their potential environmental impacts.
  • More berries in the box
    Twenty years of partnership between blueberry producer John Bragg and researchers at Dal's Faculty of Agriculture have helped improve production and increase yields in Nova Scotia’s booming (and blooming) blueberry industry.
  • Aiding Nova Scotia's best kept secret
    Acadian Seaplants Limited has become a world-leader in cultivating and processing seaweed products — with help from its collaborations with Dalhousie researchers.
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