Ontario Crops Research Centre – New Liskeard

Image of crop fields at New Liskeard Research Station

The Ontario Crops Research Centre – New Liskeard (formerly known as the New Liskeard Agricultural Research Station or NLARS) manages approximately 56.5 hectares (140 acres) of land in and near New Liskeard, ON. 

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Agronomy research at the Ontario Crops Research Centre in New Liskeard focuses on adapted crop species, including spring wheat, barley and oats, canola, dry beans, soybeans, corn, and perennial forages such as alfalfa, clovers and grasses. 


The SPUD Unit consists of a tissue culture laboratory, greenhouses and cold storage facilities.

Contact Us:

Manager: Holly Byker

613-774-3716 x100