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Urban Cowboy with Owen Roberts

United Way wins when university community is 'grapeful' <b>(4 photos)</b>

United Way wins when university community is 'grapeful' (4 photos)

In this week’s Urban Cowboy, Owen Roberts writes about a delicious new event supporting the University of Guelph’s United Way campaign
Chefs turn food waste into gourmet meals <b>(5 photos)</b>

Chefs turn food waste into gourmet meals (5 photos)

In this edition of Urban Cowboy, Owen Roberts discusses Sunday's College Royal event, WastED, where three chefs made gourmet grub from things that normally get little respect as food
Traditional food gets a boost in southwestern Ontario

Traditional food gets a boost in southwestern Ontario

In this Urban Cowboy column, Owen Roberts writes how the “three sisters” fit into a new Indigenous food research effort at the University of Guelph
Open wide and say, 'plant protein'

Open wide and say, 'plant protein'

In this edition of Urban Cowboy, Owen Roberts explains how the university’s food menu will soon feature more meatless options, such as 'sustainable steak burgers'
Thumbs up for agriculture-university partnership renewal <b>(2 photos)</b>

Thumbs up for agriculture-university partnership renewal (2 photos)

In this edition of Urban Cowboy, Owen Roberts feels the partnership 'leaves no doubt the university is indeed Canada’s food university'
Keep it brilliant, keep it simple

Keep it brilliant, keep it simple

This week in Urban Cowboy, Owen Roberts discusses a philosophy of one of the world’s most high-tech farm machinery companies and its belief that modern farmers don't have time for complicated machinery
Young leaders grow where they're planted

Young leaders grow where they're planted

In the latest 'Urban Cowboy', Owen Roberts takes a look at a company willing to stand up and say 'hold my beer, I'll put fuel in that rocket'
Despite big chill, underground world is fired up

Despite big chill, underground world is fired up

In the latest 'Urban Cowboy', Owen Roberts takes a look at cold temperatures can impact the underground world
Old-fashioned thoughts about modern farming

Old-fashioned thoughts about modern farming

In this edition of 'Urban Cowboy', Owen Roberts scratches his head over misconceptions about farm ownership and other modern agricultural practices
Icewine harvest adds to tourism experience <b>(2 photos)</b>

Icewine harvest adds to tourism experience (2 photos)

The latest edition of Urban Cowboy takes an in-depth look at icewine