Dr. Viliam Zvalo

Dr. Viliam Zvalo, Research Scientist, Vegetable Production, Vineland Research and Innovation Centre Dr. Zvalo joined Vineland Research and Innovation Centre in 2014. In his role at Vineland, he investigates field and greenhouse production of world crops and other new crop opportunities for Ontario growers.

Viliam brings a wealth of experience after spending 13 years at Perennia Food and Agriculture Inc. in Nova Scotia where he provided support to vegetable producers and managed numerous research projects in new vegetable crop development, cultivar testing, pest management and evaluation of different production systems and methods. While at Perennia, he was instrumental in the development of a commercial sweet potato industry in Nova Scotia, while also introducing other new crops to the region such as hops, brassica greens, and oilseed pumpkin.

Dr. Zvalo holds a PhD in Plant Physiology/Soil Ecology from the Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra, Slovakia and an Executive MBA from Saint Mary’s University in Halifax.

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