Ottawa Research and Development Centre Infographic

Ottawa RDC Infographic
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  • Ottawa Research and Development Centre (Ottawa, Ontario)
  • Established in 1886
  • Total staff: 323
  • Includes: 74 researchers
  • Agro-Climate Geomatics and Earth Observation Division
  • Biological Collections Division
  • Research focuses on:
    • Carbon and Nitrogen Cycling in Air, Water, and Soil
    • Agriculture Products that Contribute to the Prosperity of Cereal and Oilseeds Sector
    • Vascular Plants, Fungi/Bacteria, and Insects/Arachnids/Nematodes
  • In support of 4 sector science strategies
    • Cereal and Pulse;Oilseeds
      • Developing crop improvements for
        • Sustainable cereal and oilseed production systems for Canada, especially Eastern Canada
    • Agro-Ecosystem Resilience
      • Conducting research to
        • Enhance the environmental performance of agricultural production systems
        • Maintain or access new international markets
    • Biodiversity and Bioresources
      • Biosystematics research on organisms critical to Canadian agriculture helps to protect crop production and contribute to crop diversification
  • Contact Information
    • 613-759-1858
    • aafc.ottawardc-crdottawa.aac@canada.ca
    • 960 Carling Avenue, Central Experimental Farm, Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0C6