A student points to a computer monitor while talking with a professor in a research lab.

Research strengths

One of the most research-intensive faculties at the University of Manitoba, the Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences is recognized across Canada and around the world for expertise across several key areas.

Our researchers

Our researchers provide informed and sound outreach, particularly for the agriculture sector in
Manitoba, but increasingly to global agro-food and nutrition and wellness communities.

Research centres and capabilities

The faculty’s research infrastructure includes specialized facilities, modern laboratories and collaborative research centres where our scientists and students work to address our research priorities.

Engage with us

We have a coordinated research team committed to driving investigation and innovation forward in the faculty. Our research facilitator offers support for faculty members in identifying, planning and preparing competitive grant and contract applications.

  • Dr. Annemieke Farenhorst
    Associate dean, research
    Room 256 Agriculture Building
    66 Dafoe Road
    University of Manitoba (Fort Garry campus)
    Winnipeg, MB R3T 2N2 Canada

    204-474-6082
    agresear@umanitoba.ca

  • Dr. Chantal Bassett
    Research facilitator
    Room 248A Agriculture Building
    66 Dafoe Road
    University of Manitoba (Fort Garry campus)
    Winnipeg, MB R3T 2N2 Canada

    204-290-7302
    chantal.bassett@umanitoba.ca

  • Christine Rawluk
    Research development coordinator
    239 Animal Science Building
    12 Dafoe Road
    University of Manitoba (Fort Garry campus)
    Winnipeg, MB  R3T 2N2  Canada

    204-474-7337
    christine.rawluk@umanitoba.ca