April 2014Previous Issues
Canada Blooms provides welcome break from long, cold winter
Mar. 14 to 23 event continued its co-location with the National Home Show in the Direct Energy Centre, featuring 24 feature gardens.
Message at LO’s Canada Blooms garden sees public response
The 2014 Landscape Ontario Green for Life Celebrates Come Alive Outside feature garden wrapped up on Mar. 23.
Canada Blooms 2014 feature garden winners
Canada Blooms garden builder awards were presented at Industry Night, Mar. 20.
Chapter spreads the message at Windsor Home and Garden Show
First time participation probably won't be the last.
Chapters challenged to increase membership
Any Chapter that increases its membership by five per cent from Mar. 1 to Dec. 31 will be granted $500.
Upper Canada Squash Tournament won by Golden Horseshoe member
Third annual squash tournament saw competitors and sponsors receive full value for their time and money.
Lecture and dinner event features dynamic speakers
LO’s Landscape Contractors Sector Group hosted 2014 event at Paradise Banquet and Convention Centre in Vaughan.
Over 70 enjoy Georgian Lakelands Ski and Spa Day
Hitting the slopes for a great day of skiing has always been a successful event for the Georgian Lakelands Chapter.
LO members compete in program to beautify Waterdown
The contest began last summer and the winners were announced this year.
Golden Horshoe Chapter holds family skate day
Landscape Ontario members and their families had fun both on and off the ice.
Federal grant approved for green industry software
LO’s first vice-president Warren Patterson is one of 11 Barrie area businesses to recently share in a total of $1.2 million in federal funding.
Letter To The Editor
Latest WSIB recommendation reduces rate group numbers
Document recommends broad changes to the current WSIB funding system.
U. of G. to close Kemptville campus
University sites stalled enrollment and rising costs are the main reasons for the move.
Province introduces Invasive Species Act
Proposed legislation was introduced in the provincial legislature on Feb. 26.
Gerry Ginsberg inducted into hall of fame
Honour took place on Mar. 1 during FEO’s Annual Conference Excite and Energize held in Richmond Hill.
Guelph’s Garden Day will mark anniversaries
Garden Day celebrations will be extra special to mark the University of Guelph’s 50th anniversary, the OAC’s 140th and the 65th anniversary of the OAC Class of 1949.