Within OCCI, there are four unique research areas that demonstrate excellence, as measured by the connection to student learning, industry partnerships, government investment and the unique facilities and expertise we offer:
Olds College is located on 2,000 acres of prime farm land in central Alberta. Our Field Crops and Horticulture division has a dedicated number of acres for applied research purposes. We also host the Bayer Crop Science regional research facility.
Our Crops and Horticulture research services are openly accessible to companies, entrepreneurs, and researchers on a fee-for- service basis. Services include:
FACILITIES AND EQUIPMENT
Our Crops and Horticulture team have a plot seeder and harvester for conducting field trials as well as
access to greenhouses and fully equipped labs.
Contact our Lead Scientist in Crops and Horticulture to understand our capabilities and to get a quote.