The Game Changers in Agriculture video series showcases companies and
technologies that demonstrate Ontario's innovation capacity in agriculture.
SoyaOil Coatings is a manufacturer of bio-sustainable paints and coatings using Ontario soyaoil.
Intravision Group utilizes LED lighting to optimize the production of plants. The company has partnered with the University of Guelph's Controlled Environment Systems Research facility. Applications include indoor food production. Intravision has received research support through Ontario Agri-Food Technologies.
At its new facility in Guelph Ontario, Escarpment Laboratories is ready to supply both custom and wild yeast strains to large and small craft beer breweries across Canada. The sole domestic supplier of yeast helps brewers avoid the potential extra expense and transportation delays with import shipments. Two of the co-founders shared a passion for craft beer and conceived the venture while they were lab mates at the University of Guelph.
Agri-Neo, based in Toronto, Ontario, Canada aims to help safely feed the world. Its Neo-Pure sanitization system is designed for application onto raw seeds and grains at food processing operations such as Everspring Farms in Seaforth, Ontario.
Entrepreneur Don Nott of Clinton, Ontario is looking to expand the Switch Energy collection program for waste agricultural film. Demand is growing dramatically for the polyethylene pellets produced from the recycled waste plastic. The pellets are used in Enviroshake shingles and other products.
Amazing Grains is an entrepreneurial Ontario company that specializes in providing healthy ingredients for wide range of bakery foods and snacks. This Game Changer video shows how Amazing Grains is attracting global interest in its products for baby boomers, millennials and individuals with diabetes.
AgriBrink launched its new GPS controller in 2015. The Automatic Air Inflation Deflation device has a new user friendly interface that allows for tire pressure changes on the fly. Changing the tire pressure on heavy equipment can minimize field compaction and prolong the life of the tire.
All Weather Farming's David and Chere Smith of Port Ryerse, Ontario have committed to promoting and growing miscanthus acreage in Ontario. David has customized the equipment needed to help farmers plant this promising biomass crop. This is Episode 54 of the Ontario Agri-Food Technologies (OAFT) video series Game Changers in Agriculture.
Episode 53 of the Ontario Agri-Food Technologies video series Game Changers in Agriculture profiles Ontario's Appassimento wine technology developed at the Vineland Research & Innovation Centre.
Episode 50 of the Ontario Agri-Food Technologies video series Game Changers in Agriculture profiles AgriBrink of Moorefield, Ontario, Canada. AgriBrink produces an Automatic Air Inflation Deflation system for farm equipment.