Tag: Ron DePauw

Too soon vs too slow: Bringing new technology to market β€” ABIC ’17 preview

The length of time it takes to a new technology to clear regulatory approvals is often seen as a barrier to innovation. In the case of a new wheat variety, for example, there are multiple pieces of federal legislation (ie. the Canada Seeds Act and the Canada Grains Act) and government departments involved in bringing… Read more »

Canadian Ag Hall of Fame Announces Five Inductees for 2015

The Canadian Agricultural Hall of Fame has unveiled its slate of inductees for this year. Dr. Ron DePauw, the Hon. Grant Devine, the late E. Ward Jones, Anthony von Mandl and the late Ovila Lebel will be formally inducted into the national Hall of Fame on November 22, 2015 in Regina, Saskatchewan. β€œThe five inductees… Read more »

Ron DePauw Joins SeCan as Science Advisor

After a 41 year career with Agriculture & Agri-Food Canad, and building his reputation as a world-class wheat breeder, Dr. Ron DePauw has joined SeCan in the position of Science Advisor. DePauw recently retired from AAFC, a career marked by the successful breeding of prairie-farm-staple AC Barrie. DePauw was also a co-developer of AC Lillian,… Read more »