Asian eggplant: One of Ontario’s newest local foods

Posted on
Jun 28, 2016
Asian eggplant: One of Ontario’s newest local foods

AgInnovation Ontario
By Lilian Schaer

Chinese long and Indian round eggplant are one of Ontario’s newest locally grown vegetable crops, thanks to ongoing research at the Vineland Research and Innovation Centre. Some quantities of field-grown Canadian Asian eggplant are already available at retail stores in Ontario, Alberta, British Columbia and Quebec, but researchers at Vineland are also working on developing year-round greenhouse production of the veggies. Read more and watch video