Resources & Capabilities

The Horticultural & Environmental Sciences Innovation Centre works with subject matter experts and students from several programs, including Greenhouse Technician (Co-op), Horticultural Technician (Co-op), Commercial Cannabis Production, Commercial Beekeeping and Environmental Technician, to provide a wealth of knowledge to industry partners, giving them a competitive advance in researching solutions.

Our Facilities

  • Fully operational 16,000 square-foot greenhouse
  • Controlled-environment agriculture facility and specialized equipment dedicated to cannabis research
  • Licensed cannabis and hemp research growing facilities, including greenhouse, outdoor and controlled-environment
  • Specialized research laboratory equipment

Our Areas of Expertise

  • Greenhouse Production
  • Controlled Environment Agriculture
  • Media & Soils
  • Integrated Pest Management
  • Cannabis Cultivation

Work with us

Niagara College’s Research & Innovation provides real-world solutions for business, industry and the community through innovation activities.
For more information on these opportunities, contact Research & Innovation.