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Mehrabi, Z. Developing decision-support systems for crop rotations 2020 Journal Article Burleigh Dodds Science Publishing
Agyeman, J., Alkon, A. H., Bosco, F. J., Curtis, K., Dentzman, K., Dring, C., Giacalone, S., Huang, S. D., Khojasteh, M., Linton, J., Joassart-Marcelli, P., Mindes, S. C. H., Minkoff-Zern, L.-A., Neubert, C., Ortiz Valdez, F., Ostenso, V., Passidomo, C., Schmid, M. B., Sloat, S., Vang, K., Wittman, H., Wood, S. The Immigrant-Food Nexus: Borders, Labor and Identity in North America 2020 Journal Article The MIT Press
Barham, B.L., Chavas, J.P., Coomes, O.T., MacDonald, G.K., Ramankutty, N. Leveraging total factor productivity growth for sustainable and resilient farming 2019 Journal Article Nature Sustainability
Blesh, J., Wittman, H., Valencia, V. Structuring Markets for Resilient Farming Systems 2019 Journal Article Agronomy for Sustainable Development
Fischer, B.M.C., Manzoni, S., Morillas, L., Garcia, M., Johnson, M.S., & Lyon, S.W. Improving agricultural water use efficiency with biochar–A synthesis of biochar effects on water storage and fluxes across scales 2019 Journal Article Science of the Total Environment
Carrillo, J., Ingwell, L.L., Kaplan, I., & Li, X. Domesticated tomatoes are more vulnerable to negative plant–soil feedbacks than their wild relatives 2019 Journal Article Journal of Ecology
Eash, L., Fonte, S.J., Garcia, E., Kearney, S.P., Siles, P., Smukler, S.M., & Van Der Hoek, R. Participatory evaluation of improved grasses and forage legumes for smallholder livestock production in Central America 2019 Journal Article Experimental Agriculture
Khoury, C.K., Kisel, Y.,Kantar, M., Barber, E., Ricciardi, V., Klirs, C., Kucera, L., Mehrabi, Z., Johnson, N., Klabin, S., Valiño, A., Nowakowski, K., Bartomeus, I., Ramankutty, N., Miller, A., Schipanski, M., Gore, M.A., & Novy A. Science–graphic art partnerships to increase research impact 2019 Journal Article Communications Biology
Ponisio, L.C., Valpine, P., M'Gonigle, L.K, & Kremen, C. Proximity of restored hedgerows interacts with local floral diversity and species’ traits to shape long-term pollinator metacommunity dynamics 2019 Journal Article Ecology Letters
Wang, S.L., Caldwell, C.C., Kilyanek, S.L., & Smukler, S.M. Using agroecology to stimulate the greening of agriculture in China: a reflection on 15 years of teaching and curriculum 2019 Journal Article International Journal of Agricultural Sustainability
Coops, N.C., Johnson, M.S., Krzic, M., Paul, S.S., Smukler, S.M. Evaluating sampling efforts of standard laboratory analysis and mid-infrared spectroscopy for cost effective digital soil mapping at field scale 2019 Journal Article Geoderma
Kantar, M., Mehrabi, Z., Pironon, S., Ramankutty, N., Rieseberg, L. Shifts in the abiotic and biotic environment of cultivated sunflower under future climate change 2019 Journal Article OCL
Foster, L.J., Guarna, M.M., Higo, H., McAfee, A., Milone, J., Pettis, J.S., Tarpy, D.R., & Underwood, R. Queen honey bees combat heat stress-induced loss of stored sperm viability with ATP-independent heat shock proteins 2019 Journal Article bioRxiv
Chiz, C., Krzic, M., Smukler, S. M., & Black, A. The Impacts of Nitrogen Fertilizer Rates on Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Potato Production 2019 Journal Article Embracing the Digital Environment
McAfee, A., Pettis, J., Tarpy, D., Foster, L. Feminizer and Doublesex Knock-Outs Cause Honey Bees to Switch Sexes 2019 Journal Article PLOS Biology
Valley, W., Wittman, H. Beyond feeding the city: The multifunctionality of urban farming in Vancouver, BC 2019 Journal Article City, Culture and Society
Jonasson, M.E., Spiegel, S.J., Thomas, S., Yassi, A., Wittman, H., Takaro, T., Afshari, R., Markwick, M., and Spiegel, J.M Oil pipelines and food sovereignty: threat to health equity for Indigenous communities 2019 Journal Article Journal of Public Health Policy
Renwick, K., Powell, L.J. Focusing on the Literacy in Food Literacy: Practice, Community, and Food Sovereignty 2019 Journal Article Journal of Family and Consumer Sciences
L. Morillas, S. V. Hund, M. S. Johnson Water Use Dynamics in Double Cropping of Rainfed Upland Rice and Irrigated Melons Produced Under Drought‐Prone Tropical Conditions 2019 Journal Article American Geophysical Union: Water Resources Research
Mehrabi, Z., Ramankutty, N. Synchronized failure of global crop production 2019 Journal Article Nature Ecology and Evolution
Lyon, Alexandra Adaptability analysis in a participatory variety trial of organic vegetable crops 2019 Journal Article Renewable Agriculture and Food Systems
Guzman, A., Chase, M., & Kremen, C. On-farm diversification in an agriculturally-dominated landscape positively influences specialist pollinator 2019 Journal Article Frontiers in Sustainable Food Systems
Levay, A.V., Chapman, G.E., Seed, B., Wittman, H. District-level implementation of British Columbia’s school food and beverage sales policy: a realist evaluation exploring intervention mechanisms in urban and rural contexts 2018 Journal Article Canadian Journal of Public Health
Batacharya, S., Wong, Y.R. Sharing Breath: Embodied Learning and Decolonization 2018 AU Press
Mehrabi, Z., Ellis E. C.. & Ramankutty, N. The challenge of feeding the world while conserving half the planet 2018 Journal Article Nature Sustainability
Ramankutty, N., Mehrabi, Z., Waha, K., Jarvis, L., Kremen, C., Herrero, M., & Rieseberg, L. H. Trends in Global Agricultural Land Use: Implications for Environmental Health and Food Security 2018 Journal Article Annual Review of Plant Biology
Lathuillière, M. J., Dalmagro, H. J., Black, T. A., Arruda, P. H. Z. d., Hawthorne, I., Couto, E. G., & Johnson, M. S. Rain-fed and irrigated cropland-atmosphere water fluxes and their implications for agricultural production in Southern Amazonia 2018 Journal Article Agricultural and Forest Meteorology
Krishna Bahadur, K.C., Dias, G.M., Veeramani, A., Swanton, C.J., Fraser, D., Steinke, D., Lee, E., Wittman, H., Farber, J.M., Dunfield, K., McCann, K., Anand, M., Campbell, M., Rooney, N., Raine, N.E., Van Acker, R., Hanner, R., Pascoal, S., Sharif, S., Benton, T.G., & Fraser, E.D.G. When too much isn’t enough: Does current food production meet global nutritional needs? 2018 Journal Article PLOS ONE
Kremen, C., M'Gonigle, L.K., & Ponisio, L.C. Pollinator community assembly tracks changes in floral resources as restored hedgerows mature in agricultural landscapes 2018 Journal Article Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution
Levay, A. V., Chapman, G. E., Seed, B., & Wittman, H. It’s just the right thing to do: Conceptualizing a theory of change for a school food and beverage sales environment interv ention and implications for implementation evaluation 2018 Journal Article Evaluation and Program Planning
Hernandez, K., Engler-Stringer, R., Kirk, S., Wittman, H., & McNicholl, S. The case for a Canadian national school food program 2018 Journal Article Canadian Food Studies
Ostenso, V. Planning for whom? The practice of cultural inclusion in alternative food initiatives in Metro Vancouver 2018 Masters Thesis Vancouver : University of British Columbia Library
Isaac, M.E., Isakson, S.R., Dale, B., Levkoe, C.Z., Hargreaves, S.K., Méndez, V.E., Wittman, H., Hammelman, C., Langill, J.C., Martin, A.R., Nelson, E., Ekers, M., Borden, K.A., Gagliardi, S., Buchanan, S., Archibald, S., & Gálvez Ciani, A. Agroecology in Canada: Towards an Integration of Agroecological Practice, Movement, and Science 2018 Journal Article Sustainability
Frei, B., Renard, D., & Mitchell, MGE Bright spots in agricultural landscapes: Identifying areas exceeding expectations for multifunctionality and biodiversity 2018 Journal Article Journal of Applied Ecology
Jones, H., Black, A., Jassal, P. Using plastic films in low tunnels for modification of microclimate and enhancing plant growth 2018 Project Report Climate Action Initiative
Black, T.A., Jassal, P., Smukler, S., Campbell, V. Modification of Radiation and Energy Balances Using Plastic Films as Soil Mulches and In Low Tunnels 2018 Project Report Climate Action Initiative
Jones, H., Black, A., Jassal, P. Effects of various plastic mulches on soil temperature and the surface energy balance” is locked Effects of various plastic mulches on soil temperature and the surface energy balance 2018 Project Report Climate Action Initiative
Ricciardi, V., Ramankutty, N., Mehrabi, Z., Jarvis, L., & Chookolingo, B. How much of the world’s food do smallholders produce? 2018 Journal Article Global Food Security
Krzic, M., Wilson, J., & Hoffman, D. Scaffolding Student Learning: Forest Floor Example 2018 Journal Article Alliance of Crop, Soil, and Environmental Science Societies
Holmes, E., Black, J. L., Heckelman, A., Lear, S. A., Seto, D., Fowokan, A., & Wittman, H. “Nothing is going to change three months from now”: A mixed methods characterization of food bank use in Greater Vancouver 2018 Journal Article Social Science & Medicine
Krzic, M., Yates, T.T., Basiliko, N., Pare, M.C., Diochon, A., & Swallow, M. Introductory soil courses: a frontier of soil science education in Canada 2018 Journal Article Canadian Jounral of Soil Science
Mehrabi, Z.. Jimenez, D., & Jarvis, A. Democratize access to digital agronomy 2018 Journal Article Nature
Heckelman, A., Smukler, S., Wittman, H. Cultivating climate resilience: a participatory assessment of organic and conventional rice systems in the Philippines 2018 Journal Article Renewable Agriculture and Food Systems
Rojas, A., Black, J., Orrego, E., Chapman, G., Valley, W. Insights from the Think&EatGreen@School Project: How a community-based action research project contributed to healthy and sustainable school food systems in Vancouver 2017 Journal Article Canadian Food Studies
Haney, C.H., Wiesmann, C.L., Shapiro, L.R., Melnyk, R.A., O'Sullivan, L.R., Khorasani, S., Xiao, L., Han, J., Bush, J., Carrillo, J., Pierce, N.E., & Ausubel, F. Rhizosphere‐associated pseudomonas induce systemic resistance to herbivores at the cost of susceptibility to bacterial pathogens 2017 Journal Article Molecular Ecology
Guerra, J., Blesh, J., Schmitt Filho, A., & Wittman, H. Caminhos para o Manejo Agroecológico atraves de participaçao no Programa Nacional de Alimentação Escolar (PNAE) em Santa Catarina, Brasil 2017 Journal Article Cadernos de Agroecologia
Powell, L., Wittman, H. Farm to school in British Columbia: mobilizing food literacy for food sovereignty 2017 Journal Article Agriculture and Human Values
Wittman, H., Chappell, M., Abson, D., Kerr, R., Blesh, J., Hanspach, J., Perfecto, I., Fischer, J. A social-ecological perspective on harmonizing food security and biodiversity conservation 2017 Journal Article Regional Environmental Change
Hawthorne, I., Johnson, M., Jassal, R., Black, A., Grant, N., Smukler, S. Application of biochar and nitrogen influences fluxes of CO2, CH4 and N2O in a forest soil 2017 Journal Article Journal of Environmental Management
Valley, W., Wittman, H., Jordan, N., Ahmed, S., Galt, R. An emerging signature pedagogy for sustainable food systems education 2017 Journal Article Renewable Agriculture and Food Systems
Wittman, H., Dennis, J., Pritchard, H. Beyond the market? New agrarianism and cooperative farmland access in North America 2017 Journal Article Rural Studies
Trapp, J., McAfee, A., Foster, L. Genomics, transcriptomics and proteomics: enabling insights into social evolution and disease challenges for managed and wild bees 2017 Journal Article Molecular Ecology
Mehrabi, Z., Lashermes, P. Protecting the origins of coffee to safeguard its future 2017 Journal Article Nature Plants
Graeub, B., Chappell, M., Wittman, H., Ledermann, S., Kerr, R., Gemmill-Herren, B. The State of Family Farms in the World 2016 Journal Article World Development
Wittman, H., Chappell, M., Abson, D., Kerr, R., Blesh, J., Hanspach, J., Perfecto, I., Fischer, J. A social–ecological perspective on harmonizing food security and biodiversity conservation 2016 Journal Article Regional Environmental Change
Ventura, B., von Keyserlingk, M., Wittman, H., Weary, D. What Difference Does a Visit Make? Changes in Animal Welfare Perceptions after Interested Citizens Tour a Dairy Farm 2016 Journal Article PLoS ONE
Zukswert, J How Well Do Plant Functional Traits and Leaf-Litter Traits Predict Rates of Litter Decomposition? 2016 Masters Thesis Vancouver : University of British Columbia Library
Darnhofer, I., Lamine, C., Strauss, A., Navarrete, M. The resilience of family farms: Towards a relational approach 2016 Journal Article Journal of Rural Studies
Weiler, A., Otero, G., Wittman, H. Rock Stars and Bad Apples: Moral Economies of Alternative Food Networks and Precarious Farm Work Regimes 2016 Journal Article Antipode
McAfee, A; Harpur, B; Michaud, S; Beavis, R; Kent, C; Zayed, A; Foster, L Toward an Upgraded Honey Bee (Apis mellifera L.) Genome Annotation Using Proteogenomics 2015 Journal Article Journal of Proteome Research
Blesh, J., Wittman, H. Food Sovereignty and Fome Zero : Connecting Public Food Procurement Programmes to Sustainable Rural Development in Brazil 2015 Journal Article Journal of Agrarian Change
Wittman, H. From protest to policy: The challenges of institutionalizing food sovereignty 2015 Journal Article Canadian Food Studies
Blesh, J., Wittman, H. “Brasilience:” Assessing Resilience in Land Reform Settlements in the Brazilian Cerrado 2015 Journal Article Human Ecology
Lyon, Alexandra Evaluating for Resilience: Participatory variety trials and seed systems for Wisconsin’s organic farms 2015 Doctoral Dissertation University of Wisconsin-Madison
Johnson, M., Lathuillière, M., Thoreau, T., and Coops, N. Attenuation of urban agricultural production potential and crop water footprint due to shading from buildings and trees 2015 Journal Article Environmental Research Letters
Christiansen, J., Outhwaite, J., Smukler, S. Comparison of CO2, CH4 and N2O soil-atmosphere exchange measuredin static chambers with cavity ring-down spectroscopy and gaschromatography 2015 Journal Article Agricultural and Forest Meteorology
Newman, L., Powell, L., Wittman, H. Landscapes of food production in agriburbia: Farmland protection and local food movements in British Columbia 2015 Journal Article Journal of Rural Studies
Ostertag, J. School gardening, teaching, and a pedagogy of enclosures : threads of an arts-based métissage 2015 Doctoral Dissertation cIRcle
Krzic, M., S. Brown, M. Sylvestre, and A.A. Bomke. Teaching Sustainable Soil Management: A Framework for Using Problem-Based Learning 2015 Journal Article Journal of Natural Sciences Education
Melanie Sylvestre The BC Ecological and Organic Seed Sector and the Role of the UBC Farm Seed Hub 2015 Undergraduate Thesis UBC Publication
Krzic, M. Soil 4 Youth 2015 Website
Krzic, M., Iverson, M., Bomke, A., Dyanatkar, S., Crowley, C., Hackinen, A., Oka, G., Smukler, S. Vancouver Soil Map 2015 Website
Krzic, M. Soilx 2015 Website
Strivelli, R. Land-Use Impacts on Soil Quality 2015 Website
Wittman, H., Powell, L. J., Corbera, E. Financing the agrarian transition? The Clean Development Mechanism and agricultural change in Latin America 2015 Journal Article Environment and Planning A: Economy and Space
Oka, G., Thomas, L., Lavkulich, L. Soil assessment for urban agriculture: a Vancouver case study 2014 Journal Article Journal of Soil Science and Plant Nutrition
Koebel, A.; Furey, G; Riseman, A. Flowering and regrowth of hairy vetch cultivars used for pollinator forage and reduced tillage 2014 Project Report cIRcle
De Smet, L., De Koker, D., Hawley, A., Foster, L.J., De Vos, P., and de Graaf, D.C. Effect of bodily fluids from honey bee (Apis mellifera) larvae on growth and genome-wide transcriptional response of the causal agent of American foulbrood disease (Paenibacillus larvae) 2014 Journal Article PLoS One
Elsik, C.G., Worley, K.C., Bennett, A.K., Beye, M., Camara, F., Childers, C.P., de Graaf, D.C., Debyser, G., Deng, J., Devreese, B., Elhaik, E., Evans, J.D., Foster, L.J., Graur, D., Guigo, R., Hoff, K.J., Holder, M.E., Hudson, M.E., Hunt, G.J., Jiang, H., Joshi, V., Khetani, R.S., Kosarev, P., Kovar, C.L., Ma, J., Maleszka, R., Moritz, R.F., Munoz-Torres, M.C., Murphy, T.D., Muzny, D.M., Newsham, I.F., Reese, J.T., Robertson, H.M., Robinson, G.E., Rueppell, O., Solovyev, V., Stanke, M., Stolle, E., Tsuruda, J.M., Van Vaerenbergh, M., Waterhouse, R.M., Weaver, D.B., Whitfield, C.W., Wu, Y., Zdobnov, E.M., Zhang, L., Zhu, D. and Gibbs, R.A. Finding the missing honey bee genes: lessons learned from a genome upgrade 2014 Journal Article BMC Genomics
Michaud, S., Boncristiani, H., Gouw, J. W., Strand M.K., Pettis, J.S., Rueppell O., and Foster, L.J. Response of the honey bee (Apis mellifera L.) proteome to Israeli acute paralysis virus infection 2014 Journal Article Canadian Journal of Zoology
Iverson, M., Krzica, M., Bomke, A. A framework for site assessment guides for urban impacted soils: A Vancouver case study 2014 Journal Article Journal of Agriculture, Food Systems, and Community Development
Desmarais, A. A., & Wittman, H. Farmers, foodies and First Nations: getting to food sovereignty in Canada 2014 Journal Article The Journal of Peasant Studies
Guarna, M.M.,, A.P. Melathopoulos, E. Huxter, I. Iovinella, R. Parker, N. Stoynov, A. Tam, K.M. Moon, Q.W.T. Chan, P. Pelosi, R. White, S.F. Pernal and L.J. Foster. A Search for Protein Biomarkers Links Olfactory Signal Transduction to Social Immunity 2014 Journal Article BMC GENOMICS
Weiler, A., Hergesheimer, C., Brisbois, B., Wittman, H., Yassi, A. & Spiegel, J. Food sovereignty, food security and health equity: a meta-narrative mapping exercise 2014 Journal Article Health and Policy Planning
Stock, P., Forney, J., Emery, S., Wittman, H. Neoliberal natures on the farm: Farmer autonomy and cooperation in comparative perspective 2014 Journal Article Journal of Rural Studies
Chapagain, T., Riseman, A. Root Architecture Variation in Wheat and Barley Cultivars 2014 Journal Article American Journal of Experimental Agriculture
Chapagain, T., Riseman, A. Intercropping Wheat and Beans: Effects on Agronomic Performance and Land Productivity 2014 Journal Article Alliance of Crop, Soil, and Environmental Science Societies
Chapagain, T., & Riseman, A. Barley–pea intercropping: Effects on land productivity, carbon and nitrogen transformations 2014 Journal Article Field Crops Research
Bennett, D.C., Slosberg, J. Local Grains and Free-Choice Feeding of Organic Layer Hens on Pasture at UBC Farm 2014 Project Report cIRcle
Wittman, H., Dennis, J., Pritchard, H. Planning for Farmland Access: Sustaining an Actively Farmed Land Base for Food Security 2014 Website
Desmarais, A., Wittman, H. Farmers, foodies and First Nations: getting to food sovereignty in Canada 2014 Journal Article The Journal of Peasant Studies
Nijland, W., de Jong, R., de Jong, S., Wulder, M., Bater, C., & Coops, N. Monitoring plant condition and phenology using infrared sensitive consumer grade digital cameras 2014 Journal Article Agricultural and Forest Meteorology
Sipos Randor, Y., Rojas, A. Growing sustainability education through community-university engagement : a case of community-based food system study at the University of British Columbia 2013 Doctoral Dissertation cIRcle
Mundel, E., Chapman, G. Working the system to change the system?: Analyzing intersections between the food movement and health establishment in British Columbia 2013 Doctoral Dissertation cIRcle
Simhon, M. V. The fate of emerging contaminants in wastewater treatment plants 2013 Masters Thesis cIRcle
Chan, Q.W.T., Chan, M.Y., Logan, M., Fang, Y., Higo, H., and Foster, L.J. Honey bee protein atlas at organ-level resolution 2013 Journal Article Genome Research
Lau, K. Y. British Columbia’s ‘carbon neutral government’ mandate: Influence on infrastructure decisions 2013 Masters Thesis cIRcle
Timmerman, N. C. Coherence, consistency, contradiction: Portraits of postsecondary educators seeking ecological integrity 2013 Doctoral Dissertation cIRcle
Schutzbank, M. and A. Riseman Entrepreneurial Urban Farms: An Urban Farming Census of Vancouver 2013 Journal Article The International Journal of Environmental Sustainability
Durgan, E.L. Resistance and complexity: Solutions to urban crises of homelessness and psychopathology through psychiatry, architecture and philosophy. 2013 Doctoral Dissertation cIRcle
Moyers, B. T., & Rieseberg, L. H. Divergence in gene expression is uncoupled from divergence in coding sequence in a secondarily woody sunflower. 2013 Journal Article International Journal of Plant Sciences
Natrasany, S. Analysis of the host-pathogen proteomics of Israeli acute paralysis virus in the honey bee using mass spectrometry. 2013 Masters Thesis cIRcle
Kharouba, H.M. The influence of spatial and temporal climate variation on species’ distributions, phenologies and interactions 2013 Doctoral Dissertation cIRcle
Cassidy, A., Sipos, Y., & Nyrose, S. Supporting Sustainability Education and Leadership: Strategies for Students 2013 Journal Article Handbook of Research on Transnational Higher Education
Kuhnlein, H. V., Fediuk, K., Nelson, C., Howard, E., & Johnson, S. The Legacy of the Nuxalk Food and Nutrition Program for Food Security, Health and Well-being of Indigenous Peoples in British Columbia 2013 Journal Article The British Columbian Quarterly
Moore, D. A discursive exploration of children’s school garden experiences, perspectives, and developing ecological literacies 2013 Masters Thesis cIRcle
Rekken, G.K. Organic fertilizer source effects on protected Solanum lycopersicon L. (tomato) production in south coastal British Columbia 2012 Masters Thesis cIRcle
Ren, Q., Wang, Q.S., Firth, A.E., Chan, M.M.Y., Gouw, J., Guarna, M.M., Foster, L.J., Atkins, J.F., and Jan, E. Alternative reading frame selection mediated by a tRNA-like internal ribosome entry site 2012 Journal Article Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA
Parker, P., Guarna, M.M., Melathopoulos, A.P., Moon, K.-M., White, R., Huxter, E., Pernal S.F., and Foster, L.J. Correlation of proteome-wide changes with social immunity behaviors reveals mechanisms underpinning phenotypic adaptation of the honey bee (Apis mellifera) to disease 2012 Journal Article Genome Biology
Oka, G. An assessment of trace metals in the soil, vegetation and atmospheric deposition of urban areas in Vancouver 2012 Undergraduate Thesis UBC Undergraduate Research
Chappell, M. J., Wittman, H., Bacon, C. M., Ferguson, B. G., Barrios, L. G., Barrios, R. G., & Perfecto, I. Food sovereignty: an alternative paradigm for poverty reduction 2012 Journal Article F1000 Research
Schutzbank, M. H. Growing vegetables in metro Vancouver: An urban farming census 2012 Masters Thesis cIRcle
Chapagain, T., & Riseman, A. Evaluation of heirloom and commercial cultivars of small grains under low input organic systems 2012 Journal Article American Journal of Plant Sciences
Groendal, R.S.M. Children’s perspectives on relationships with non-parental adults: Insights from a structured intergenerational program 2012 Masters Thesis cIRcle
Rayner, A. Through peace, friendship, and respect: University hosted outreach programs for aboriginal students in the k-12 system 2012 Masters Thesis cIRcle
McLeod, K. A., Scascitelli, M., & Vellend, M. Detecting small-scale genotype-environment interactions in apomictic dandelion (Taraxacum officinale) populations 2012 Journal Article Journal of Evolutionary Biology
Rojas, A., Sipos, Y., & Valley, W. Reflection on 10 Years of Community-Engaged Scholarship in the Faculty of Land and Food Systems at the University of British Columbia-Vancouver 2012 Journal Article Journal of Higher Education Outreach and Engagement
Chan, M.Y.M. Development and application of honey bee in vitro systems 2012 Masters Thesis cIRcle
Lewis, D.A. Constructing local food systems: Land and livelihoods in the Bella Coola Valley 2012 Doctoral Dissertation cIRcle
Foster, L.J. Interpretation of data underlying the link between CCD and an invertebrate iridescent virus 2011 Journal Article Molecular & Cellular Proteomics
Chan, Q.W.T., Parker, R., Sun, Z., Deutsch, E.W., and Foster, L.J. A honey bee (Apis mellifera L.) PeptideAtlas crossing castes and tissues 2011 Journal Article BMC Genomics
Chan, Q.W.T., Cornman, S., Liao, N., Chan, S., Docking, R., Taylor, G., Jones, S., de Graaf, D.C., Evans, J.D., and Foster, L.J. Updated genome assembly and annotation of Paenibacillus larvae, the agent of American Foulbrood disease of honey bees 2011 Journal Article BMC Genomics
Ament, S.A., Chan, Q.W.T., Wheeler, M., Nixon, S.E., Johnson, S.P., Rodriguez-Zas, S., Foster, L.J., and Robinson, G.E. Mechanisms of stable lipid loss in a social insect 2011 Journal Article Journal of Experimental Biology
Chan, Q.W.T., Foster, L.J., Kucher, S., Mutti, N., Amdam, G.V., and Wolschin, F. The worker honeybee fat body proteome is extensively remodeled preceding a major life-history transition 2011 Journal Article PLoS One
Dennis, J., Kou, K., Millar, M. Evaluating the agronomic benefits of biochar amended soils in an organic system: Results from a field study at the UBC Farm, Vancouver. Part I 2011 Project Report cIRcle
Rojas, A., Valley, W., Mansfield, B., Orrego, E., Chapman, G. E., & Harlap, Y. Toward food system sustainability through school food system change: Think&EatGreen@ School and the making of a community-university research alliance 2011 Journal Article Sustainability
Brinkhurst, M., Rose, P., Maurice, G., & Ackerman, J. D. Achieving campus sustainability: top-down, bottom-up, or neither? 2011 Journal Article International Journal of Sustainability in Higher Education
Bomford, M. Fields of learning: The student farm movement in North America. 2011 The Improbable Farm in the World City. In L. Sayre & S. Clark (Eds.).
Bennett, D., Yee, A., Rhee, Y., & Cheng KM Effect of diatomaceous earth on parasite load, egg production, and egg quality of free-range organic laying hens 2011 Journal Article International Information System for the Agricultural Science and Technology
Strivelli, R.A., M. Krzic, C. Crowley, S. Dyanatkar, A. Bomke, S.W. Simard, and A. Jakoy Integration of Problem-Based Learning and Web-Based Multimedia to Enhance a Soil Management Course 2011 Journal Article Alliance of Crop, Soil, and Environmental Societies
Costrut, I. Re/learning to Teach: Three teachers’ experiences in an environmental education initiative on an urban farm 2010 Masters Thesis cIRcle
Mundel, E., Chapman, G. A decolonizing approach to health promotion in Canada: the case of the Urban Aboriginal Community 2010 Journal Article Health Promotion International
Chan, M.Y., Choi, S., Chan, Q.W.T., Li, P., Guarna, M.M., and Foster, L.J. Proteome profile and lentiviral transduction of cultured honey bee (Apis mellifera L.) cells 2010 Journal Article Insect Molecular Biology
Parker, R., Melathopoulos, A.P., White, R., Pernal, S.F., Guarna, M.M., and Foster, L.J. Ecological Adaptation of Diverse Honey Bee (Apis mellifera) Populations 2010 Journal Article PLOS One
Strivelli, R. Development of an innovative web-based teaching tool illustrating land use impacts to soil quality and formation 2010 Masters Thesis UBC Theses and Dissertations
Eskes, J. Voices from an aboriginal diabetes awareness, prevention and teaching program 2010 Masters Thesis cIRcle
Richardson, J.M. Foodshed Vancouver: Envisioning a sustainable foodshed for greater Vancouver 2010 Masters Thesis cIRcle
Mayer-Smith, J., Bartosh, O, & Peterat, L. Cultivating and Reflecting on Intergenerational Environmental Education on the Farm 2010 Journal Article Canadian Journal of Environmental Education
Chan, Q.W.T., Melathopoulos, A.P., Pernal S.F., and Foster, L.J. The innate immune and systemic response to a honey bee pathogen, Paenibacillus larvae 2009 Journal Article BMC Genomics
Urueta-Ortiz, T. Unpacking your lunch: A qualitative study of young students’ ideas about food and nutrition 2009 Masters Thesis cIRcle
Chillakuru, D.R. Towards locating and quantifying respiration in the soil and in the plant using a novel 18-oxygen labelling technique 2009 Masters Thesis cIRcle
Ostertag, J.K. Children, families, environmental education: Co-constructing ecological identities in a changing world 2009 Masters Thesis cIRcle
Timmerman, N., & Metcalfe, A. S. From Policy to Pedagogy: The Implications of Sustainability Policy for Sustainability Pedagogy in Higher Education 2009 Journal Article Canadian Journal of Higher Education
Sipos, Y. Non-Traditional Pedagogies In Advanced Education: Engaging Head, Hands & Heart For Environmental And Educational Benefit. 2009 Journal Article Addressing Global Environmental Security through Innovative Educational Curricula
Rushmere, A.T. Fermenting the free folk school: Tending a culture of place-based ecological learning and living 2009 Masters Thesis
Wright, G. Learning sustainability on the farm: exploring academic programs at the Centre for Sustainable Food Systems 2009 Masters Thesis cIRcle
Chan, Q.W. and Foster, L.J. Changes in protein expression during honey bee larval development 2008 Journal Article Genome Biology
Mundel, E. Story-gathering with the Urban Aboriginal Community Kitchen Garden Project 2008 Masters Thesis cIRcle
Battisti, B., Passmore, C., & Sipos, Y. Action learning for sustainable agriculture: Transformation through guided reflection 2008 Journal Article NACTA J
Sipos, Y., Battisti, B., & Grimm, K. Achieving transformative sustainability learning: engaging head, hands and heart 2008 Journal Article International Journal of Sustainability in Higher Education
Wahbe, T.R., Jovel, E.M., García, D.R.S., Llagcha, V.E.P., & Point, N.R. Building international indigenous People’s partnerships for community-driven health initiatives 2007 Journal Article EcoHealth
Estrada Alvarez, L.M. Developing ecological identities and environmental consciousness: Study of children’s understandings and attitudes about nature during a 10-month environmental education program 2007 Masters Thesis cIRcle
Frye, A.L. Insights from the edge : farmers’ perspectives on agricultural viability near urban centres 2007 Masters Thesis cIRcle
Rojas, A., Richer, L., & Wagner, J. UBC Food System Project: Towards sustainable and secure campus food systems 2007 Journal Article EcoHealth
Mayer-Smith, J., Bartosh, O, & Peterat, L. Teaming children and elders to grow food and environmental consciousness 2007 Journal Article Applied Environmental Education & Communication
Chan, Q.W., Howes, C.G., and Foster, L.J. Quantitative comparison of caste differences in honeybee hemolymph 2006 Journal Article Molecule and Cellular Proteomics
Porter, E.R. Integrating the urban-agricultural edge: An exploration of new ruralism in South Delta 2006 Masters Thesis cIRcle
Bencze, L. Intergenerational landed learning at UBC farm: Cultivating connections to the earth 2006 Journal Article Canadian Journal of Science, Mathematics and Technology Education
King, B.C. Species diversity and production of antimicrobial compounds by pacific northwestern Clavicipitalean entomogenous fungi 2006 Masters Thesis cIRcle
Ericsson, J.D. Host-pathogen interplay: A study of factors applicable to the infection efficacy of Metarhizium anisopliae to wireworms 2006 Masters Thesis cIRcle
Mayer-Smith, J., Peterat, L., & Bartosh, O. Growing together to understand sustainability – an intergenerational farming project 2006 Journal Article Innovation, Education and Communication for Sustainable Development
Sipos Randor, Y. Transformative sustainability learning: A united pedagogy of head, hands and heart 2005 Masters Thesis cIRcle
Waliwitiya, R., M. B. Isman, R. S. Vernon, and A. Riseman Insecticidal Activity of Selected Monoterpenoids and Rosemary Oil to Agriotes obscurus (Coleoptera: Elateridae) 2004 Journal Article Journal of Economic Entomology
Nicol, A. Perceptions of pesticides among farmers and farm family members 2003 Doctoral Dissertation cIRcle
Cheuk, W.W.L. Sustainable vegetable greenhouse production through bio-conversion of greenhouse solid wastes and re-utilization 2003 Doctoral Dissertation cIRcle
Gudz, N.A. Planning learning communities: Higher education and the transition to sustainability 2003 Masters Thesis cIRcle
Masselink, D.J. The UBC south campus farm: The elaboration of an alternative 2001 Masters Thesis cIRcle