June 2010Previous Issues
Professional And Workforce Development
Over 500 plants evaluated at this year’s trial gardens
This year over 500 different plants will be evaluated at the Guelph and Landscape Ontario trial garden sites.
New attractions at July Growers’ Auction
There are many changes coming to the 2010 Growers’ Auction, but the most obvious is moving from the traditional September date to July 15.
Plastic recycling week at LO home office
Green industry companies are asked to bring their used plastic pots, tags and trays to Landscape Ontario’s home office for recycling, from June 28 to July 5.
How to improve the locate process in Ottawa
Ottawa Chapter businesses have had a nightmare this spring trying to get locates before starting any excavation.
LO rewards school for sun safety message
Lancaster Elementary School in Mississauga was honored with a tree planting ceremony from Landscape Ontario.
Students compete in Skills Canada competition
Waterloo was the centre of attention for students taking part in Skills Canada competitions.
Placement of stone completes Global Garden
The Global Garden at Banting House National Historic Site of Canada in London is now complete.
Waterloo brings Green for Life to school
The Waterloo Chapter of Landscape Ontario completed another successful school yard greening project, demonstrating first-hand how LO is truly Green for Life.
Chapter donates $70,000 in labour and material to Gilda’s
Georgian Lakelands Chapter donated time and material, valued at over $70,000, to Gilda’s Club project.
High demand for new weed killer delays shipments to Ontario
Demand for the newest approved weed killer is much higher than forecasted, causing slight delays in shipments.
OMAFRA Nursery And Landscape Report