November 2017

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Congress 2018 provides networking and education

Join over 13,000 industry friends and colleagues at Landscape Ontario’s Congress trade show and conference, held January 9-11, 2018 at the Toronto Congress Centre.

Alberta’s Green Industry Show heads to Calgary

The Green Industry Show and Conference is back in Calgary, Alta., Nov. 16-17, 2017.

Landscape Horticulture Red Seal to be harmonized by fall 2018

Work is well underway to harmonize the next set of five trades by September 2018 (including Landscape Horticulture).

Communities in Bloom announces 2017 winners

On Sept. 16, the 23rd edition of the Communities in Bloom National and International Awards Ceremonies were held in Ottawa-Gatineau, National Capital Region, honouring municipalities across Canada, the United States, Northern Ireland, Belgium, Ireland, Croatia and Italy.

Oakville council blocks Glen Abbey development bid

City councilors in Oakville, Ont. voted unanimously against development plans on Glen Abbey Golf Course, on Sept. 27.

Easy Elegance rose feted at Biltmore International Trials

The Easy Elegance Screaming Neon Red rose received four awards at the 2017 Biltmore International Rose Trials in Asheville, N.C. on Sept. 23.

AAS honours Vicky Rupley

All-America Selections recently honored Vicky Rupley of Rochester, N.Y.-based Harris Seeds with the AAS Medallion of Honour.

CanWest celebrates Canada 150

British Columbia’s green profession celebrated Canada 150 at the CanWest Hort show, Sept. 27-28 at the Tradex in Abbotsford, B.C.