Plant Growth Facilities

About the Plant Growth Facilities

The Plant Growth Facilities (PGF) located in the Agriculture/Forestry Centre includes 15 greenhouses, head house support area, and 18 cold frames located on the roof (5th floor). There is a soil preparation room, 2 plant tissue culture rooms, 3 walk-in growth rooms and 40 plant growth chambers located on the first floor of the building.

Though the PGF is available to the entire University of Alberta community, it is primarily used by the Department of Agricultural, Food, and Nutritional Science (AFNS).

Service and Pricing

Please contact us for scheduling and information regarding sample preparation and pricing.


Location: 1-52, 1-60, 1-62, 1-63, 1-09, 1-05, and 5-17 Agriculture/Forestry


Andrea Botero
Plant Growth Facility Lead
Office Location: 5-17A

Telephone: 780-492-3278
Fax: 780-492-4265

Shay Missiaen

Plant Growth Facility Assistant