At the College of Agriculture and Bioresources, we are committed to finding solutions to sustainably feeding a hungry and growing world. Our five departments provide the foundation for our broad array of research activities, both basic and applied. We have over a century of innovative products and practices that have transformed the world.


AgBio faculty and researchers actively collaborate across the university, as well as nationally and internationally. We have created strong, productive partnerships with numerous governments, private enterprises, producer groups, research centres, and industry associations to develop a sophisticated network for applied science, business, and policy development. Outrearch, technology transfer and information sharing is an important part our research.

Research Chairs

The College of Agriculture and Bioresources is proud to host over 30 research chairs, including a Canada Excellence Research Chair, a Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada Industrial Research Chair (IRC), 14 Ministry of Agriculture Strategic Research Program Chairs, two Ministry of Agriculture Endowed Chairs, and several other government- and industry-sponsored chairs. 

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