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Automated mini cuke loader now on the market
Posted May 16, 2019
Farmtario, May 20, 2019 issue
By Lilian Schaer
A robotic loader that can take the manual labour out of placing greenhouse mini cucumbers onto trays is now available on the market. Developed by researchers at Vineland in partnership with CMP Automation, the technology is part of ongoing efforts to reduce labour costs for farmers through automation. Read more

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Jun 7, 2019
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Latest Media Release

Dr. Ian Potter, Vineland's new CEO
Posted Mar 18, 2019
Vineland Research and Innovation Centre (Vineland) announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Dr. Ian Potter as Chief Executive Officer effective April 1, 2019. Mr. Potter will also join the Vineland Board of Directors at that time. Read more

Latest Reports

Best practices for agricultural technology communication

November, 2018

Previous research has identified a need for communication guidelines that bring together research and practical experience. This document highlights best practices when communicating agricultural technology to an audience.

Latest Innovation Report

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 and Greening Canada's roadways
  • Vineland by the number

Latest Newsletter

New CEO for Vineland

March, 2019
Vineland's Board of Directors announced the appointment of Dr. Ian Potter as Chief Executive Officer effective April 1, 2019.