The Growcer

Producers for the CBC show Dragons’ Den will be in Ottawa on March 8 as part of a Canada-wide roadshow seeking contestants for the show’s upcoming fall season
Local tech firms, politicians and economic development officials are pushing to turn the Greenbelt Research Farm in south Nepean into an R&D centre for the emerging field of precision agriculture
Capital Angel Network’s Jennifer Francis and Nolan Beanlands dropped by Techopia Live this week to discuss the local organization’s investment activity over the past year and why Ottawa’s startup…
Friends, family and local business members gathered at Bayview Yards on Thursday evening to watch one of Ottawa’s rising entrepreneurial duos take on the Dragons’ Den
'If you can’t show it, nobody’s going to buy it.'
Produce grown inside the shipping container will be sold directly to the school's food supplier – allowing students to eat food grown by one of the University of Ottawa’s own startups.
The Growcer has sold seven of its mobile containers to customers in the Arctic at an average price of just over $200,000, allowing them to grow produce year-round rather than relying on expensive…
The Growcer’s hydroponics design uses automated LED lights and water systems to farm vegetation in harsh environments.
When students Alida Burke and Corey Ellis were on a visit to Nunavut two years ago to research ideas for social entrepreneurship in northern communities, one thing stood o