• Millennium Asparagus Millennium Asparagus May 5, 2014 9:33 am

    The new millennium has arrived for asparagus when University of Guelph Plant Agriculture Professor Dave […]

  • Alta Blush Potato Alta Blush Potato April 29, 2013 6:16 pm

    (Solanum tuberosum)  ’Alta Blush’ was discovered as a chance seedling in Wetaskiwin, Alberta in 1992. […]

  • Masonova Apple Masonova Apple April 29, 2013 3:25 pm

    (Malus domestica) The Masanova apple is medium sized, juicy and crisp.  It is an Empire-cross made […]

  • Asian Eggplant Asian Eggplant April 15, 2013 10:49 am

    (Solanum melongena) Asian Eggplant, as the name implies, is traditionally grown in South and East […]

  • Figurine Pear Figurine Pear April 10, 2013 6:29 pm

    (Pyrus communis) Thanks to Charlie Embree, the Figurine pear  is one of the newest kids […]

  • Orangutang Apple Orangutang Apple March 30, 2013 5:38 pm

    (Malus domestica) The Orangutang is a Granny Smith, made in 1985 by Dr. A. D. Crowe of […]

  • Kohlrabi Kohlrabi March 22, 2013 10:53 am

    (Brassica oleracea) This relative of cabbage, caulflower and broccoli has only recently started to be […]

  • CDC Blaze Lentil CDC Blaze Lentil March 22, 2013 10:50 am

    (Lens culinaris) During his time at the Crop Development Centre (CDC) in the University of […]

  • Reinette Russet Apple Reinette Russet Apple March 10, 2013 5:50 pm

    (Malus domestica) The Reinette Russet apple is a mutation of Reine des Reinettes, discovered at the Fruit and […]

  • Sea Buckthorn Sea Buckthorn March 1, 2013 12:00 pm

    (Hippophae rhamnoides) Also known as Siberian pineapple, sea berry, sandthorn or swallow thorn, sea buckthorn […]

  • Bitter Melon Bitter Melon February 28, 2013 10:51 am

    (Momordica charantia) Popular in China, India and South Asia, the Bitter Melon, a member of […]

  • OAC Inferno OAC Inferno February 20, 2013 1:38 pm

    (Phaseolus vulgaris ) OAC Inferno is a light red kidney bean developed by the joint […]