Academic Research

We welcome proposals to collaborate with academic researchers. Please stay tuned for more information about current and past research projects, and about how to submit a proposal.


Project: Green Roof data collection and analysis
Investigators: Prof. Kristiina Mai
Research Assistants: Abigail Sy, Bethany Santos, Martin Fernandez, and Nabeel Ahmed
Topics: monitoring irrigation usage, water flow sensors, wireless soil sensors

General Research


Project: Research Study to Develop Urban Agriculture Indicators in the City of Toronto
Investigators: Paul Coleman, Health Research Specialist, Toronto Food Strategy, Toronto Public Health; Rhonda Teitel-Payne, Co-coordinator, Toronto Urban Growers
Published: Indicators for Urban Agriculture in Toronto: A Scoping Analysis, December 2016