About NavGaea

NavGaea Consulting Inc. was established in 2017 with the primary goal of providing consulting in plant breeding and variety development to clients. The name NavGaea is a combination of the Hindi word 'Nava' (new) and the Greek 'Gaea'(earth)


The company, was born out of our passion to enable success in ag research and development for clients looking for outside expertise to enhance research and human productivity. We are committed to delivering the very best service and knowledge /or referrals to our clients and in the process enhance Canadian agriculture and food security. 

Hari Nair

Hari Nair, PhD, PAg, is a CSGA Recognised Plant Breeder and our founder. He obtained his PhD at the University of Idaho in Plant Science. He is a Research and Development professional with international experience in leading plant breeding and biotech research teams across cultures and geographical areas. With over 20 years of progressive experience in plant breeding, research management and product development across crops. Hari is well placed to help our clients with their plant breeding, crop product development and regulatory requirements. More details can be found here:  LinkedIn