Guelph Research Station

Rendering of new Guelph Turfgrass Institute building

The Guelph Research Station (home to the Guelph Turfgrass Institute) is a 120-hectare (300 acre) multidisciplinary research facility located within the City of Guelph. It is dedicated to conducting quality research and providing timely and accurate information and education services specializing in turfgrass science, with special emphasis on environmental sustainability and enhancement. 

The Guelph Turfgrass Institute will be relocating to the central University of Guelph campus in late 2020.  

Research areas and outcomes

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 Department of Integrative Biology; the Guelph Turfgrass Institute; Land Resource Science; OMAFRA; Plant Agriculture; and the University of Guelph Trial Gardens. 

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