September 2013Previous Issues
LO Growers Awards of Excellence winners 2013
Winners of the 2013 LO Growers Awards program were announced at the Industry Auction on Aug. 14.
LO and University of Guelph host tours of trial gardens
Industry members learn how new plants performed in this year's trials.
Nine named Landscape Industry Certified
Congratulations to successful candidates from recent test day.
Expo ready to help retailers move ahead
Garden and Floral Expo 2013 is the place for unmatched networking, professional development.
Green for Life continues to build business
Homeowners find inspiration from website's extensive plant, gardening and landscaping information.
Work continues to build on success of GreenTrade Expo
Eastern Ontario’s must-attend industry trade show will run Feb. 12, 2014.
Safety Group members reap great rewards
27 firms from many sectors of the industry participated in 2012.
Letter To The Editor
Chapter Of The Month
Avoid risking life and limb in managing the emerald ash borer
Professional arborists are required to do the job properly and safely.
Ash borer confirmed in Orangeville and Lanark
Pest now confirmed in 34 Ontario counties and in eight areas of Quebec.
Fertilizer container recycling program available
Clean Farms is accepting plastic fertilizer jugs and pails under 23 litres as part of its annual recycling program.
Mississauga may charge more taxes for properties with no lawns
Charges would be based on how much of a burden the property puts on the city’s storm-water management system.
Online courses help reduce accidents
Marsh Canada now offering members four online courses aimed at reducing accidents.
Stats show older skilled workers far outnumber young
Stats Canada figures show shortage of skilled-trades workers.
Safety And Training