December 2012Previous Issues
Chapter continues tribute to military
The Chapter’s Annual Day of Tribute took place on Fri., Nov. 2.
Safety Group reaps benefit of WSIB rebate
Members of LO Safety Group had lots to celebrate on Nov. 23.
Windsor Chapter presents Awards of Distinction
The Windsor Chapter honoured a number of its professional members for their outstanding work with its annual Awards of Distinction.
Sheridan marks centennial with book
The 288-page volume by Edward Butts and Karl Stensson features the stories behind Sheridan’s history.
Toronto members plant legacy of trees
LO members recently joined forces with Trees for Life to install 80 caliper trees at Toronto’s Archbishop Romero Catholic High School.
Results of snow survey now online
The project was initiated by Landscape Ontario as a three year study through the University of Waterloo.
Golden Horseshoe helps students
On October 23, representatives of the Golden Horseshoe Chapter presented a cheque for $3,000 to Niagara College to assist students in financial need in the Landscape and Horticultural Departments.
Provincial board hears details on Flora Niagara
Members of the Landscape Ontario Board of Directors held their monthly meeting at the offices of the Niagara Parks Commission on Nov. 21.
IPM manual ready for nurseries
Landscape Ontario has recently produced a new manual to help nursery growers improve their pest management programs.
The scholarship fund presentation took place at the Chapter’s Fall Freeze-Up on Nov. 16.
Celebrating 40 Years
Changes coming to WSIB coverage
Effective Jan. 1, 2013, mandatory WSIB coverage is required for nearly everyone working in the construction industry.
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