March 2013Previous Issues
GreenTrade's 20th anniversary attracts record crowd
A record crowd and a clear winter’s day at the Ernst and Young Centre in Ottawa marked the 20th anniversary celebration of Ottawa Chapter’s GreenTrade Expo 2013.
LO ready to show pride at Canada Blooms
Landscape Ontario will be smack in the middle of things, both literally and figuratively, at this year’s Canada Blooms.
Landscape lighting design was highlight of conference
Now in its fourth year, the success of the Landscape Ontario’s Lighting Conference continued with a full house of more than 100 contractors and suppliers.
Ski day attracts good numbers and biggest snowfall
Skiers taking part in the annual Georgian Lakelands Ski Day were blessed with a fresh snowfall of 20 cm throughout the day on Feb. 8, at Craigleith Ski Club in Collingwood.
LO pioneers featured on website
Throughout Landscape Ontario’s 40th anniversary year, the Landscape Ontario YouTube channel will feature compelling interviews with interesting people who are important icons in LO’s history.
London Chapter unveils new trailer at London Lifestyle Show
The London Chapter proudly launched its new trailer at the London Home Builders Association’s Lifestyles Show, held in late January at the Western Fairgrounds.
GM endorsed supplier program still popular among LO members
The most popular saving opportunity in Landscape Ontario’s Endorsed Supplier Program is offered by General Motors.
Great year for pro development
Participation has been brisk this season at LO’s professional development seminars.
LO Safety Group brings home top marks
Landscape Ontario Safety Group has achieved high marks on the Lost Time Severity Rate Report Card, compared with the rest of the agriculture industry.
Ottawa members help build fundraising home
Ottawa Chapter member Jason Smalley was quick to step forward to be a part of the project in his home city of Ottawa to help raise funds for the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO).
Glam tour set for Georgian and Waterloo
Two Landscape Ontario Chapters are taking part in The Backyard Glam Tour this July.
Celebrating 40 Years
Landscape Ontario celebrates 40 years - 2003
Growth and change have marked Landscape Ontario’s history, but pride in the association shines throughout. The year 2013 is occasion for special pride, as your association’s 40th year.
Chapter Of The Month
CNLA honours Canada’s best
Ontario hosted the 10th annual Canadian Nursery Landscape Association (CNLA) National Awards of Landscape Excellence ceremony at the Hilton Hotel — Fallsview in Niagara Falls on Jan. 30.
Defining overtime and landscape gardeners
Employers of landscape gardeners are exempt from the requirement to pay overtime.
Thomas Equipment announces new dealer
Thomas Equipment has announced the appointment of Ashots Outdoor Power Equipment as a new dealer serving the Mississauga area in Southern Ontario.