Guelph Research Station / Guelph Turfgrass Institute

The Guelph Research Station is a 120 hectare (300 acre) multidisciplinary research facility located within the City of Guelph.  Research trials are conducted on site by numerous departments and organizations including:  Agro-forestry; the Canadian Centre for Toxicology; the School of Engineering; Environmental Biology; the Guelph Turfgrass Institute; Land Resource Science; OMAFRA; Plant Agriculture; and the University of Guelph Trial Gardens.  The Guelph Research Station is dedicated to conducting quality research and providing accurate and timely information and education services, specializing in Turfgrass science with a special emphasis on environmental sustainability and enhancement.

Turfgrass Institute


Manager:  Peter Purvis   519-824-4120 x 58585
Director, Guelph Turfgrass Institute: Dr. Eric Lyons   519-824-4120 x52232