June 2015

Previous Issues
Association News

Property sale, major step in LO history

Back in 1994, the $1.24 million purchase of a 46-acre new home for Landscape Ontario was termed, “the deal of the century.”

Industry Auction features grower awards

Each year at Landscape Ontario’s Industry Auction, growers have an opportunity to showcase their best plant material and enter the Awards of Excellence Program.

Garden centre awards entries open July 1, 2015

Garden Centres come in all shapes and sizes

Work underway to launch Flora Canada 2017

Landscape Ontario and CNLA are gathering support for Flora Canada 2017.

Garden Expo continues relevance to industry

Stay up-to-date with new and emerging trends in the retail industry this September at Landscape Ontario’s 16th edition of Garden Expo.

New project will mentor women in horticulture

MicroSkills and Landscape Ontario are working together on a new project entitled, Advancing Women in Horticulture through Mentorship.

First Landscape Industry Certified exams in July

Those taking part in this year’s Landscape Industry Certified exams will only require one day instead of the traditional two for practical and written tests.

Otium winner manages 777 sit-ups

The winners are...

Outdoor hardscape showcase

Unilock recently hosted an event celebrating completion of its Outdoor Idea Centre.

Social media contest

Those who have achieved Landscape Industry Certification, such as CLT, CLP, or CLD, are eligible for a $500 cash prize.

Scott Wentworth Landscape Group wins CSLA award

Scott Wentworth Landscape Group of Picton received a Regional Citation for the Lake Ontario Park Revitalization Project in Kingston.

In Memoriam Otto Müller

Otto Müller died peacefully in his sleep on the morning of May 14, 2015.