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Cindy's story
Posted Jul 13, 2018
Niagara Canada, July 5, 2018 Niagara Canada tells Cindy's Niagara story. View here 

Upcoming Events

What's Growin' On Research Farm Open House 2018
Jul 25, 2018
Please join us for What's Growin' On Research Farm Open House Wednesday, July 25 at 6 pm at Vineland’s Victoria Avenue Farm. This is a great opportunity to learn about Vineland's latest horticultural research developments at our research farm. Please register by July 24. Due to space limitations, attendance is restricted to the first 140 registrants. Please register each participant individually. For more information, contact Shelby VanderEnde

Latest Media Release

Posted Apr 3, 2018
The Ontario Association of Architects (OAA) is pleased to announce the winners of the 2018 OAA Awards. Vineland's Collaborative Greenhouse Technology Centre has been recognized with a prestigious Design Excellence Award. Read more

Latest Reports

Fertilization guide for container-grown nursery crops

June, 2018

Currently, the vast majority of North America’s container-grown nursery crops are produced using soilless growing substrates and fertilized with controlled-release fertilizers. In the past several years, Vineland has conducted on-farm trials, with representative, industry-standard cultural practices, using most common crops, growing substrates, and fertilizer types to provide fertilization guides for nursery operations in temperate climate regions.

Latest Innovation Report

The 2017-2018 Innovation Report

October, 2017


  • New sweet potato variety suited to the Canadian growing season
  • The potential of sweet potato propagation
  • Orange sweet potatoes golden for consumers
  • Cracking the code on eggplant production
  • Okra proves A-OK for Canadian growers
  • The scent of opportunity
  • Gene miners: Meet PGI, Vineland's first spin-off company
  • Mini-cuke packer promises big changes
  • Scouting program proves fruitful
  • Stars align for Chinook SunriseTM

Latest Newsletter

Canadian Shield(TM) rose returns to inspire gardeners in 2018

May, 2018
The snow is still falling in many parts of Canada but green thumbs everywhere are already planning what to grow in their gardens this summer.