Martin Entz

University of Manitoba

Martin Entz is professor in the University of Manitoba’s Plant Science department.  He received his PhD from the University of Saskatchewan in 1988 and worked as a farm manager and research agronomist before embarking on his academic career. 

“The goal of my program is to discover new ways of farming ecologically; to empower farmers with knowledge to design farming systems adapted to where they live; and to engage students in this exciting process”.  

Martin teaches courses in crop production and often hosts a “Summer Institute” at the U of M Carman campus.  Martin has led agricultural projects in Central America, Zimbabwe, East Africa and North Korea. Martin is a member of the “Prairie Food Vision Network”, winners of the 2020 Rockefeller Foundation Food Systems Vision Prize.