Vivid X system uses a real-time spectral sensor and computer vision system mounted onto farm equipment to automate the prediction and automation of yield and quality, tasks that are usually done manually.

Smart orchard prediction system moves closer to commercialization

Farmtario | | Open

Applications MD Team

Revolutionary health app by Canadian doctor on the brink of helping space missions

Global News Canada | | Open

Networking Session with Impact Canada

A unique and enriching hybrid onboarding experience with Impact Canada

Blog | Impact Canada | | Open

Ecoation Innovative Solutions vice-president Gavin Schneider shows off tomato seedlings grown in his team's modular system, CanGrow

North Vancouver team named finalist in national space food contest

Vancouver is Awesome | | Open

Rosemary Brockett, a second-year masters student at the University of Guelph, inspects some of the plants in the Canada GOOSE plant-growth chamber.

U of G's Canada GOOSE going deeper into space food challenge

Guelph Today | | Open

Concordia's AstroYeast Microfarm student team

Concordia student research team reaches the top four in NASA-Canadian Space Agency’s Deep Space Food Challenge

Concordia University News | | Open

Food waste spilling out of garbage can

Food Cycle Science Announces Funding to Tackle Plastic Waste in the Food Sector

Cision | | Open

Food waste spilling out of garbage can


Circular Innovation Council | | Open

Chemistry professor Francois Lagugné-Labarthet (left) is working with a startup company called SCATR Inc., founded by Western grad Ari Forman, BSc’20, (centre) and Alex Boukin. The team is working together to pilot and research the effectiveness of the technology at 11 sites across Canada. (Christopher Kindratsky/Western Communications)

Health Canada grant funds innovative drug-checking technology

Western News | | Open

astronaut growing plant in space

Découverte: Episode from Sunday April 2, 2023 (French only)

ICI Radio Canada | | Open

colourful houses in snow

154 Applications and Six Insights from the Third Round of the Housing Supply Challenge

Future Cities Canada | | Open

Lanna Last and Rashma Prakash

Developing period products that are healthier for the body — and the planet

Toronto Star | | Open

Angela Mastroianni

Meet the IIU’s Behavioural Science Fellow: Angela Mastroianni

Blog | Impact Canada | | Open

Michael Weiss

Meet the IIU’s Behavioural Science Fellow: Michael Weiss

Blog | Impact Canada | | Open

Matthew Blackshaw

Meet the IIU’s Behavioural Science Fellow: Matthew Blackshaw

Blog | Impact Canada | | Open

Dave holds Shiitake, Blue Oyster, and Pearl Oyster mushrooms

Growing hope: Dave Kranenburg reinvents the farmer’s market to challenge food waste

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada | | Open

Nolan D'Souza

Finding comfort with uncertainty: Journeying into unknowns of innovation

Blog | Nolan D'Souza, Challenge Fellow | | Open

Female scientist working in a lab

Case Study: Women in Cleantech Challenge

Report | Impact Canada | | Open

people walking in a public square

Our Food Future releases strategic go-forward priorities

City of Guelph | | Open

growth chamber for produce

University of Guelph students are in the race to grow food in space

CBC | | Open