Project Summaries​

2017

The urban environment is subject to challenges that will only intensify in response to global warming. Our ability to manage runoff is reaching its limit,...

2015-2018

Project overview: STEELfab790 has designed and developed a system configured for closed environment production. The GiGrow machine is a rotating production system developed for indoor...

2018-2019

The production of seaside plants is an avenue that Reford Gardens wishes to develop for their high gastronomic and environmental potential. The first phase of...

2014-2020

Shoreline erosion has been a concern for the city of Montmagny for a long time. The erosion process appears to be accelerating over time, and...

2019-2020

The Saint-Valerien-de-Rimouski forest garden was established in June 2019 by Biopterre and Groupe SYGIF, on a 325 m2 vacant plot located behind the community centre, in the...

2020

The Appalachian truffle (Tuber canaliculatum) is among the most popular hypogeal fungus in the gastronomic world. In 2020, it was also one of the most...

2017-2021

The aim of this project was to identify innovative ways to increase the economic value of residual organic matter (ROM). These ROM are processed as...

2019 to 2020

During a cannabis production cycle, part of the plant material (pruning residues) presents a challenge for its recovery because of its low cannabinoid content. The...

2019 to 2020

As of March 19, 2018, Biopterre obtained a licence to produce cannabis for agronomic research, a first for a college centre for the transfer of...