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About CGC

About CGC

The Canadian Greenhouse Conference is a not-for-profit corporation and Canada’s foremost event and connection point for commercial growers of crops produced in a controlled environment. The conference attracts growers from across North America, gathers experts from around the world and showcases innovative production techniques, research, products and technology. 


With a steady record of growth, the CGC Board of Directors and Trade Fair Committee are committed to presenting a world-class industry event.  

Research Funding

The Canadian Greenhouse Conference, with its registered not-for-profit status, uses any excess revenues from the annual conference to fund research, education and extension projects to support and improve the Canadian greenhouse industry.

  • The emphasis for a proposal is on production and management of greenhouse crops and should address research, educational and extension needs as determined by any of the provinces in Canada.
  • An independent review committee assesses each application against the specific criteria (included in the application form) and makes recommendations to the Canadian Greenhouse Conference Board of Directors.
  • Applications are accepted twice a year from not-for-profit entities.  Proposals must be received by April 15th or November 15th and addressed to:

Canadian Greenhouse Conference
Carol Pupo
Executive Coordinator
P.O. Box 11, Jordan Station ON, L0R 1S0
Tel: 905-892-9851
Fax: 1-888-437-6161


Funding Application (with complete criteria details).

To request a word copy please email Carol Pupo