Jan Slaski

 

Jan Slaski is a Senior Researcher and a leader in the Crop Development and Management team with the Ecosystems and Plant Sciences Unit of InnoTech, based in Vegreville, Alberta.

Jan obtained a Master’s of Science degree in Agronomy from the Warsaw Agricultural University and a PhD from the Plant Breeding and Acclimatization Institute, based in Poland. During the last 18 years, he has been conducting research to develop best management practices permitting the sustainable production of staple and new prairie crops under changing environmental conditions.

For the past eight vegetation seasons, Jan has been conducting research on flax agronomy, in cooperation with major industry stakeholders including the Saskatchewan Flax Development Commission, Viterra, BASF, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, and others.