Olds receives $1M Smart Farm investment

December 6, 2020

The Olds College Smart Farm has received a $1M investment from TELUS Agriculture. The funding will directly support research and development of technology in the agricultural sector and the global agri-food value chain. The institutional release emphasizes the importance of partnerships between industry and postsecondary institutions as a means of fueling innovation and creating unique opportunities for students. “The Olds College Smart Farm was launched to be a next generation applied research and learning platform, where industry and students could engage in order to produce the next generation of leaders and leading companies,” said Olds President Stuart Cullum. Olds | (AB)