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Producers needed to examine NOSs for six commodities

Ottawa, ON – The Canadian Agricultural Human Resource Council (CAHRC) needs producer volunteers to participate in focus groups that examine the National Occupational Standards (NOS) for the commodities of apples, crops, honey, mushrooms, potatoes and turf. 645 more words

AgriDigest Update

Stop the road. Stop the Hub. Save Timberhill Natural Open Area.

We want to provide you with some vital information regarding the impact Kings Blvd. Extension will have on the approval of the HUB. You may have thought that when the developers pulled the HUB’S application that meant it was a done deal. 279 more words

Land Use

Stanley “Tookie” Williams and the Politics of Reading / Writing in Prison (week 7)

Williams was the co-founder of the infamous Crips gang who educated himself on death row and authored a number of books before being executed in 2005. 937 more words

Focus Groups

Using a “Design Display” to Guide Qualitative Research Design

An important lesson in research design is the idea of learning from past research in order to not repeat the “mistakes” from comparable research in a given area. 331 more words

Research Design & Methods

Assessment Conferences

Assessment heads – happy almost November! There is so much assessment in November that I’m looking forward to, most specifically:

  1. Higher Education Assessment Friendship Summit (i.e., Mark + Abby + our incredible group of friends = meeting of the minds in the same time zone!), and…
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By Abby C. Trout

Survey: What Do Authors Expect From Peer Review?

The vast majority of academic authors are supportive of peer review, believe that the process improves their manuscripts and, if done properly to blind identities, helps to minimize discrimination, a recent study reports. 805 more words


Thinking Through King (week 3)

So here’s the first blog post that is actually up and running in relation to my focus groups. I apologise for the delay and blame a toddler (adorable but time consuming), a conference paper (fascinating but again time consuming), and… 986 more words

Focus Groups