10,000 ha of black earth soil currently cultivated
50% of Quebec vegetable’s production comes from those 10,076 ha of black earth soil.
Leader in biological innovations
Commercialization of innovations: plant’s genetics and biomonitoring, biological control agents, soil health and water management.
Precision farming
Internationally recognized knowledge in automation process and precision agriculture.

Economic sectors

Manufacturing of harvesting equipment


Agriculture Logistic and transportation


In a nutshell

With 50% of Quebec's vegetable production, the MRC des Jardins-de-Napierville is also the largest in North America in terms of the manufacturing of harvesting equipment. Its expertise in process automation and precision agriculture is recognized internationally. As a leader in biological innovations, the region relies on an ecosystem of innovative biological control companies. In addition, the area is advantageously located near the American border and major east-west highways to major markets in Ontario and the Maritimes, easily allowing exports by land.

Photo credit: Onion harvester - Nicolas Chatel@CLD JDN

Contact information

361, rue Saint-Jacques, Napierville, QC J0J 1L0

450-245-7289 s.dumais@cldjdn.ca