St. John’s Research and Development Centre

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

St. John's Research and Development Centre, St. John's, Newfoundland

308 Brookfield Road, Building 25
St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador
A1E 0B2

Telephone: 709-772-7474

Latitude: 47.515031
Longitude: −52.783213

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The St. John’s Research and Development Centre was established in 1935 in St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador.

The St. John’s Research and Development Centre plays a vital role in the development of agriculture for the Region. Over the past seven decades, staff at the Centre have developed and introduced eight commercially-important potato cultivars, which remain important to production on the Island.

The Centre undertakes research in two areas:

Facilities at the St. John's Research and Development Centre include:

Current research activities

The St John's Research and Development Centre undertakes research in two domains:

Primary Production Agriculture (supporting the regional dairy value chain and horticultural activities)

Environmental stewardship (improved performance of the agricultural production system)

Results of our research

Horticulture

Forages and beef; cereal and pulses

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