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U of G Researcher Helps Measure Worldwide Nitrogen Levels in Grasslands

Soil nitrogen in grasslands covering almost a third of Earth’s surface is a critical ingredient for producing food and stemming climate change. Using results from a first-ever global-scale experiment, an international research team that includes a University of Guelph ecologist is getting a clearer picture of how nitrogen in grassland soils drives plant growth for …

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Tone, Messenger of Layoff Announcements Impact Shareholder Reaction, U of G Study Finds

When a company announces layoffs, does its share price always drop the next day? It all depends on how the announcement is framed — and by whom, a new University of Guelph study has found. The study, published in the Journal of Organizational Change Management, is one of the first to look at how the type of explanation and the deliverer of a layoff announcement …