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Grad student wins top student award for groundbreaking fungus research

Grad student wins top student award for groundbreaking fungus research

PhD student Scott Behie has had one heck of a year. Last June, his research was published in Science, one of the world’s top scientific publications. This August, he achieved what no Canadian student has done: snagged a top-notch, international student award from the Society of Invertebrate Pathology.
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Brock, global team unveils genetic blueprint for world’s worst pest

Brock, global team unveils genetic blueprint for world’s worst pest

Researchers are one step closer to understanding how a serious insect pest is able to resist pesticides — potentially enabling farmers to better protect their crops — thanks to the findings of an international research team that includes Brock University biologist Liette Vasseur.

New year, new look for wine grape preharvest monitoring program

New year, new look for wine grape preharvest monitoring program

The grapes of Niagara’s 2012 vintage will be ready for harvest sooner than those of previous vintages say researchers at Brock University’s Cool Climate Oenology and Viticulture Institute (CCOVI).

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