Dr. Chandra Singh, the applied research chair in Agricultural Engineering and Technology

Sugar beet research receives Alberta Innovates funds

A sweet new Lethbridge College research project exploring how automation and wireless technology can improve sugar beet storage is getting a boost after securing new funding from Alberta Innovates.

Dr. Chandra Singh, applied research chair in Agricultural Engineering and Technology

Lethbridge College, Olds College sign agriculture research MOU

Two of Alberta’s premier agriculture applied research institutions are coming together to ensure the province’s agriculture industry has access to world-class researchers, resources and data. Lethbridge College and Olds College have signed a “memorandum of understanding” (MOU) focused on applied agriculture research.

Dr. Nick Savidov, senior research scientist (top) and Penny Takahashi, aquaculture coordinator, look at vegetables in Lethbridge College’s Aquaculture Centre of Excellence.

Lethbridge College launches aquaponics training for all

The expert scientists in Lethbridge College’s Aquaculture Centre of Excellence have launched a new series of courses that will provide aquaponics training to everyone from high school students to interested amateurs to experienced greenhouse technicians.

Ibrahim Turay, Lethbridge College School of Justice Studies instructor.

Viewing the criminal justice system through the eyes of Black youth

A career in the corrections field led Ibrahim Turay to ask two important questions – what are the experiences that lead to Black youths being overrepresented in the Canadian justice system, and what can be done to help those young people before they ever enter the system?