November 2013Previous Issues
Expo meets all expectations of attendees and exhibitors
Expo 2013 had some positive comments this year from both attendees and exhibitors.
Top garden centres and growers honoured at Awards of Excellence
Garden centre and nursery Awards of Excellence handed out on Oct. 23 at Expo 2013.
London members continue work on Veterans Memorial Parkway
500 community members planted 400 trees along 10-km stretch honour Canada’s military veterans.
Turf Care holds second event at BMO Field
Company is the premier supplier of irrigation and turf equipment to the stadium.
Durham College opening is proud time for Chapter
New facility to accommodate approximately 900 students.
Art and Jazz Charity Garden Party marks 10th year
Pathways to Perennials has helped to raise over $30,000 toward Stronach Regional Cancer Centre.
GreenTrade opens registration for 2014 show
Eastern Ontario’s largest trades-only event will be held Feb. 12, 2014.
Congress 2014 features many new attractions
Living walls, green roofs and drums just some of the new features.
LO members mark National Tree Day across the province
Many schoolyards have newly-planted trees thanks to landscape and horticulture profession.
Chapter Of The Month
Greenhouse conference features workshop on workshops
35th annual event to be held at Scotiabank Convention Centre in Niagara Falls, Ont.
New website offers water management technology info for nursery sector
The website will be updated as new technologies and information emerge.
EAB found in Peterborough and Algoma
Sightings of emerald ash borer (EAB) confirmed at new locations in Ontario and Quebec on Oct. 21.
Timing top dressing to reduce fertilizer loss
Research looks at how much fertilizer is lost when plants fall over.
Plant Products announces plans for new location
New facility to open in Ancaster, Ont., by January 2014
Markham has interactive maps for ash tree ID
Tool also allows residents to find out if emerald ash borer has attacked the tree.