Aquaculture station nets sustainable seafood certification

December 5, 2017 Sustainability is a key word with University of Guelph hospitality services, which feeds more than 20,000 people on campus every day. Applying sustainability standards to food in that volume can be a challenge – a “daunting task,” in fact, according to the university’s food and beverage procurement manager, Mark Kenny. He says…

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Assessment of Ontario’s Capacity to Use Precision Agri-Food Technologies

PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR Tyler Whale RESEARCH INSTITUTION Ontario Agri-Food Technologies (OAFT) EXTERNAL FUNDING PARTNERS Ontario Agri-Food Technologies; University of Guelph; Livestock Research Innovation Corporation; Ontario Fruit and Vegetable Growers Association; Vineland Research and Innovation Centre Inc.; Niagara College; University of Waterloo This project was funded in part through Growing Forward 2 (GF2), a federal-provincial-territorial initiative. The…

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AgriLux by Thies Electrical Distributing Co.

Episode 43 of the Ontario Agri-Food Technologies (OAFT) video series Game Changers in Agriculture profiles AgriLux, an LED product for poultry produced by Cambridge, Ontario based Thies Electrical Distributing Co.

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PlantForm Corporation

PlantForm Corporation, based at the University of Guelph, in Guelph, Ontario is a biotech company with an innovative, low-cost manufacturing system for a wide range of plant-made pharmaceuticals.

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