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Testing, Testing, TOV
Posted Oct 19, 2018, October 11, 2018 Travis Banks who oversees Vineland’s program to enhance flavour and production traits in greenhouse tomatoes is feeling the pressure of a deadline as the target date nears to bring a new, tastier hybrid tomato-on-the-vine (TOV) to market by 2022. Read more

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Posted Sep 25, 2018
The Vineland Research and Innovation Centre Board of Directors announced today the appointment of Warren Jestin, PhD as Board Chair. Read more

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Time to change the conversation around turfgrass

August, 2018

Vineland’s three-year research program on improving turfgrass in residential areas has just wrapped up. A summary of key findings on optimal grass variety selection and best fertilization practices can be reviewed in this report.

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The 2018-2019 Innovation Report

October, 2018


  • Leading the way on automation
  • Testing, Testing, TOV
  • Growing the urban canopy in a new direction
  • Slipping into sweet potato production
  • Consumer insights go beyond Vineland
  • Biocontrol big for flower growers
  • Vineland case studies
    • Bringing World Crops to market
    • Greening Canada's roadways
  • Vineland by the number

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Canadian farmers, entrepreneurs and health care workers to benefit from new investment in research

August, 2018
The Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science and Sport, announced $6.7 million in federal funding for seven new projects under Genome Canada’s Genomic Applications Partnership Program (GAPP) that will match researchers with companies to develop new gene-based technologies in health care, agriculture and environmental protection. An additional $14.3 million is being invested by provincial governments, businesses and other funding partners for a total of $21 million.