Navigation Links
Vineland shows Canadian leadership with response to G20
Date:6/30/2010

Vineland Research and Innovation Centre leads the way in harnessing private sector for agricultural innovation

VINELAND, ON, June 30 /PRNewswire/ - Dr. Jim Brandle, CEO, Vineland Research and Innovation Centre today issued a response to the G20's Communiqué to "Harness the private sector for agricultural innovation" in the International Financial Institutions and Development section.

"It's the reason why we exist," said Dr. Jim Brandle, Vineland's CEO. "Vineland's research and innovation mandate and business model is to collaborate and harness private sector resources specifically for agricultural innovation."

Vineland works directly with industry to develop export-ready technology, and internationally-valued science for food production to better feed the world.

"We are doing this right now. We are ready to take on the challenge from the G20 and help to feed the world," commented Donald Ziraldo, Vineland's Chair and co-founder of Inniskillin Wines. "At Vineland we have the vehicle to do exactly what the G20 is calling for. And we want all of Canadian industry to take advantage of our unique position to lead consumer science, applied genomics and sustainable production for horticulture."

Vineland's role as a Canadian research, science and innovation institution has recently received new targets, goals and funding from Ontario and Canadian governments.

"Our business model works directly with the private sector, industry, science and other partners," added Dr. Brandle. "They are investing in drought resistance science, sustainable/organic research, innovation for food products that we can take to the other members of the G20 and the rest of the world."

This has brought new researchers together from around the world, coupled with a public-private partnership at Vineland that collaborates for horticulture innovation.

    About Vineland
    --------------

Vineland is an internationally recognized centre of horticulture research and innovation excellence and a significant force in the delivery of horticulture technology.

Our mission is to create industry driven innovation pipelines that create growth in horticulture through value added products and lower costs of production.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Vineland Research and Innovation Centre
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related biology technology :

1. Vineland Enables Industries Efforts to Build Agri-Science Research Cluster
2. Vineland Welcomes Dr. Isabelle Lesschaeve as Research Chair, Sensory and Consumer Sciences
3. Vineland Welcomes Dr. Daryl Somers as Research Chair, Molecular Breeding and Biotechnology
4. FAIR-HF Subanalysis Shows That Ferinject(R) Improves Kidney Function in Iron-Deficient Patients With Chronic Heart Failure
5. Advanced Life Sciences Announces Restanza(TM) Shows Efficacy Against Malaria
6. Wine-making yeast shows promise for bioethanol production
7. Study shows potential benefit of dark chocolate for liver disease patients
8. Research in Autism Encyclopedia Shows No Link to Children With Autism, Supports Lancet Retraction
9. HSC Trial Shows Continued Significant Hair Growth at One Year Follow-up
10. Study shows that size affects structure of hollow nanoparticles
11. NAVIGATOR Shows Valsartan Delayed Progression to Type 2 Diabetes in At-Risk Cardiovascular Patients With Impaired Glucose Tolerance
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/24/2016)... TOKYO , June 24, 2016  Regular discussions on ... to take place between the two entities said Poloz. ... in Ottawa , he pointed to the ... and the federal government. ... Poloz said, "Both institutions have common economic goals, why not ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... ... 2016 , ... UAS LifeSciences, one of the leading manufacturers ... Probiotics, into Target stores nationwide. The company, which has been manufacturing high quality ... list of well-respected retailers. This list includes such fine stores as Whole Foods, ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... ... June 23, 2016 , ... Charm Sciences, Inc. is ... has received AOAC Research Institute approval 061601. , “This is another AOAC-RI approval ... Bob Salter, Vice President of Regulatory and Industrial Affairs. “The Peel Plate methods ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... ... , ... STACS DNA Inc., the sample tracking software company, today announced that ... joined STACS DNA as a Field Application Specialist. , “I am thrilled that ... of STACS DNA. “In further expanding our capacity as a scientific integrator, Hays brings ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:5/9/2016)... 9, 2016 Elevay is currently ... expanding freedom for high net worth professionals seeking travel ... globally connected world, there is still no substitute for ... duplicate sealing your deal with a firm handshake. This ... taking advantage of citizenship via investment programs like those ...
(Date:4/26/2016)... April 27, 2016 Research ... Multi-modal Biometrics Market 2016-2020"  report to their offering.  ... The analysts forecast the global multimodal ... 15.49% during the period 2016-2020.  Multimodal ... sectors such as the healthcare, BFSI, transportation, automotive, ...
(Date:4/13/2016)... 13, 2016  IMPOWER physicians supporting Medicaid patients in ... new clinical standard in telehealth thanks to a new ... higi platform, IMPOWER patients can routinely track key health ... mass index, and, when they opt in, share them ... to a local retail location at no cost. By ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):