Cluster Two Research Projects
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This webinar goes through a series of presentations providing updates on the COHA Science Cluster Two Research Projects. 

Webinar hosted by Dr. Mike Dixon, Chair of the Science and Industry Advisory Body, University of Guelph.

Click here to listen to the recorded webinar >

Presenter Research Institute Project

Todd  Boland

Memorial University of Newfoundland Botanical Garden

Plant Atlantic – development and marketing of new hardy plant varieties (both woody and herbaceous) based primarily on native Newfoundland flora

Frank     Gu

University of Waterloo

Development of root-targeted delivery systems for controlled release of water and agrochemicals for ornamental plants

Darby McGrath

Vineland Research and Innovation Centre

 

Greening Canada’s Highways: Expanding Nursery and Landscape Market Opportunities

Youbin Zheng

Vineland Research and Innovation Centre

 

Optimal fertilizer application rates in container nursery crop production

Guillaume Gregoire

Laval University

 

Impact of turfgrass fertilization on nutrient losses through runoff and leaching

Charles Goulet

Université  Laval 

 

Precision irrigation in nursery using wireless tensiometers

Rose Buitenhuis

Vineland Research and Innovation Centre

 

Foxglove aphid biology and management in ornamental greenhouse production systems

Barry Shelp

University of Guelph

 

Improving Nitrogen and Phosphorus Use Efficiency of Potted Chrysanthemums Grown in a Subirrigation System

Martine Dorais

AAFC

Eco‐integrated green walls for indoor gardening and commercial building

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