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Lakehead University to receive $1.65M in research funding

November 27, 2023  By Greenhouse Canada

Nov. 27, 2023 – The governments of Canada and Ontario are investing up to $1.65 million over five years to support research programming, knowledge transfer and the operations and management of the Lakehead University Agricultural Research Station (LUARS).

This multi-year funding through the Sustainable Canadian Agricultural Partnership (Sustainable CAP) will aim to help improve the viability and yield of crops in Northern Ontario, develop and diversify the agricultural industry, and position it for continued growth.

The research will focus on areas such as best management practices for Northern agriculture, soil health, environmental sustainability, and climate change, as well as research and knowledge co-developed with Indigenous researchers and communities.


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