August 2014Previous Issues
Wolfegang Bonham enhances lives of couple battling cancer
It has been said many times that the landscape industry is the business of enhancing lives.
Canadian grower of the year hosts annual auction
The 2014 edition of Landscape Ontario’s Industry Auction was hosted by Canadian Grower of the Year winner Winkelmolen Nursery in Lynden.
Microskills honours LO with award
Landscape Ontario proudly accepted the Partnership Excellence Award from Community MicroSkills Development Centre at a special presentation on June 26.
Expo announces fall line-up
Building on more than a decade and a half of success, the 15th anniversary edition of Garden & Floral Expo is right around the corner, and excitement is starting to build.
Board approves legal advice program
The LO board of directors has approved a program that offers members unlimited calls for legal advice seven days a week, from 8 a.m. to midnight local time.
New certification testing in Kemptville
The next opportunity to take the Landscape Industry Certified exams is on Sept. 25 and 26 at Kemptville College.
It’s time to renew your membership
Landscape Ontario staff are currently sending out membership renewals.
Canada Blooms offers opportunity to build feature garden
Canada Blooms offers industry professionals a great opportunity to show off in front of 200,000 consumers.
Follow three Guidelines in anti-spam law
Since Canada’s new anti-spam law came into effect on July 1, many business owners are still finding the new rules a bit confusing.
It’s time to show off your work
The kids will soon be back to school, and you are wrapping up last season’s unfinished projects.
Wasps released to combat EAB
Wasps have been released in limited areas in Huron County, southwestern Ontario, by Natural Resources Canada.
Greening the Highways project continues in Niagara area
The project is a five-year study of tree growth at five highway sites in Niagara.
LO member makes donation to Trinidad school
Long-time LO member Fred Prescod CLT helped a school in his country of birth, Trinidad.
Recommendations for Kemptville College
Over 200 people were in attendance at the Kemptville College Renewal Task Force town hall meeting on July 16.
National Tree Day
Members of Landscape Ontario will once again have the opportunity to become involved in National Tree Day on Sept. 24.
Employer Adviser warns of bills coming before Queen’s Park
This bill had not been re-introduced as of July 16.