Open house at the Quebec City Research and Development Centre

Date

September 10, 2017

Hours

10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Description

To celebrate its 50th anniversary, along with Canada’s 150th and that of Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAFC), the Quebec City Research and Development Centre invites you to its open house day.

Our research teams have prepared a range of activities to help you learn more about the exciting world of science in agriculture. You will see what our scientists are doing to improve some dairy production techniques and help protect the environment.

You can:

  • Tour our new greenhouses and modern laboratories
  • See and understand high-tech instruments
  • Learn how we continue to improve hay farming for dairy cows
  • Understand the world of agricultural soils and their captivating mix of minerals, microorganisms, fungi and roots
  • Learn about new, environmentally friendly farming practices that benefit our water, air and soil

See you there, whatever the weather!

Location

Quebec City Research and Development Centre
2560 Hochelaga Boulevard
Quebec City, Quebec
G1V 2J3

Website

For more information, visit: Quebec City Research and Development Centre.

As one of the country’s original departments, AAFC is celebrating 150 years of service to Canadians. For more information, visit: Agriculture 150.

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