December 2014Previous Issues
Volunteers are lifeblood of Landscape Ontario
Each year LO lists all the volunteers who have assisted the association through activities that range from hands-on to education to mentoring.
Ottawa honours veterans at Day of Tribute
This year marked the ninth edition of the Day of Tribute by the Ottawa Chapter to honour members of the military and their families.
Windsor Chapter presents Awards of Distinction
Oct. 30 saw a number of Windsor Chapter members honoured for their high level of professional and creative work during the annual Awards of Distinction.
Congress is right around the corner
Do you suffer from post-holiday blues? Landscape Ontario has the solution.
Dream Garden featured at Ottawa home show
Landscape Ontario, led by Ottawa Chapter members, will create the Dream Garden at the 2015 Ottawa Home and Garden show.
Dufferin Aggregates recognized for safety
Dufferin Aggregates was recognized as one of Canada’s Safest Employers in 2014.
Gelderman Landscape Services purchases Guelph company
Gelderman Landscape Services has announced that it has purchased the longtime Guelph landscape company Outdoor Services.
Design Challenge inspires future green industry leaders
Nowadays our lives are moving indoors, with more and more people, especially children, spending the vast majority of their time inside and sedentary.
Landscape Designer Conference promises to inspire
Landscape Ontario’s Designer Sector Group is the organizing committee for this all-day event full of sessions, socializing and plenty of time for getting caught up with your peers.
LO Safety Group 2014
The final meeting of the LO Safety Group took place on Nov. 21 at the LO home office.
Home office hosts certification tests
The final hands-on Landscape Industry Certified test in 2014 took place in October at Landscape Ontario’s home office in Milton.
Mark’s and GM popular benefit programs
This program, exclusive to Landscape Ontario members, will help your business save money on a wide range of business products and services.
Support needed for occupation skills review
The government believes in the growth and strength of the industry, and has invested in us by bringing leaders together to update the NOA.
Report released on Kemptville College
A community-based task force is working to continue post-secondary education on the campus, and engaged McSweeney & Associates to prepare a report outlining a renewal plan.