Listed In: Agricultural Innovations, Agronomy, Animal Production, Animal Protein, Crop Inputs, Digital Agricultural and Food Systems, Digital Agriculture, Forages and Grasslands, Insects, Integrated Pest Management, Product Development, Research, Water Management
Main Contact Person
Director, Applied Research
Olds College Centre for Innovation (OCCI)
Smart Ag Innovation Centre, Short-term drop down office space, Field Crop Development Centre, Technology Access Centre for Livestock Production (TACLP), Labs, 1,000-head capacity feedlot, Beef & Livestock Centre, Farm Operations Centre & Equipment, National Meat Training Centre, Brewery, Greenhouses, Soils, Plants & Chemistry Labs, Incubator Space, Equine & Rodeo Centre, Conference Services, Continuing Education Services
Short Business Description
Within broadacre, dryland crop production, and beef and sheep production, applied research at Olds College is focused on automation in ag (autonomous equipment, remote sensing, etc.); data collection, management, and utilization; and enabling adoption of best practices in Western Canada through technology validation and access to unbiased information and technical support.