Agri-Food Discovery Place

This world-class bio-product processing facility is a unique asset within Alberta's research environment, and is dedicated to:

  • Applied research activities in the areas of food safety, ag-industrial technologies, functional food, and natural health products, and
  • Facilitating commercializable opportunities through initial stages of the value chain >>more



Agri-Food Discovery Place is a University owned pilot plant facility partnered with Alberta Agriculture & Alberta Rural Development.

It is a world class innovative research, training and technology transfer facility and provides education to highly qualified individuals

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Natural Health Products & Functional Foods Presentations:

NRC/NINT Federal NHP Initiatives
NHP Regulatory Updates
Developing botanical ingredients for Natural Health Products – From Concept to Commercialization
Natural Health Products Processing Capabilities at FPDC
Plant proteins for nutraceutical and food applications
What Equipment AFDP has to offer
Natural Health Products: State of the Industry & NRC's NHP Program Overview

Industry Connect Feature Presentations:

Radient Technologies – Denis Taschuk
Afinity Life Sciences Inc. – Jacqueline Shan
Three Feather Farms Ltd. – Bob Ippolito
Ceapro Inc. – Paul Moquin
BioNeutra Canada – Jianhua Zhu