Tuesday, April 10, 2018
Feeding Diversity: Bringing World Crops to Market
Dr. Michael Brownbridge, Research Director, Horticultural Production Systems
Michael received his Ph.D. from the University of Newcastle Upon Tyne in the UK and has worked in biological control for over 25 years. His work has taken him to positions in Israel, Kenya, the USA and New Zealand prior to joining the Vineland Research and Innovation Centre in Ontario, Canada.
Michael joined Vineland as Research Director in Horticultural Production Systems in July 2009. He leads a diverse research team and an industry-focused portfolio of projects on production, biocontrol and integrated management systems in greenhouse, field, nursery and landscape crops.
He will be speaking about the important role the Vineland Research and Innovation Centre plays in bringing new crops to the marketplace.