September 2022Previous Issues
Growing green careers: Verdant Landscape & Design supports apprenticeship
Business owners Matt and Morgan Robertson encourage staff to grow their skills through the Horticultural Technician Apprenticeship Program.
New member benefit: Landscape Ontario HR Hotline
Domenic Richichi and John Trainor from EIO Solutions recently joined the Landscape Ontario Podcast to talk about the new HR hotline.
Navigating inflationary waters
You can see it in the grocery store and at the gas pump — costs are rising at a constant rate, giving businesses little choice but to up their prices as well.
Will Joyce wins Nisco Entrepreneurial Spirit Award
Nisco National Leasing selected Landscape Ontario member Will Joyce as the winner of its first Entrepreneurial Spirit Award.
MP Adam van Koeverden visits Landscape Ontario
van Koeverden congratulated the association on its work on the federally supported GROW program and acceptance of several federal grants.
Celebrating Nelly Vile’s career
Nelly has always been very passionate and committed to the success of Canlok Stone, and it has been the focus of her life for six decades.
LO welcomes Courtney McCann as Director of Workforce Development
McCann said she is thrilled to join the LO team, calling the position her “dream job.”
Enter the awards by Oct. 1
Member-only awards program celebrates 50 years of the best projects in Ontario.
Mountainview Landscaping takes top spot at London Chapter softball tournament
Six softball teams battled it out for top position on a hot, muggy day in June.
Invasive Asian jumping worm spotted in Ontario
Asian jumping worms are able to reproduce in large numbers and survive harsh conditions creating a recipe for destruction.
StatsCan releases sod and nursery revenue and workforce data
Statistics Canada released data on the sod and nursery sectors in Ontario and Canada, comparing sales and staff numbers from 2014 to 2021.
TLC Landscaping partners with Schill Grounds Management
Landscape Ontario member TLC Landscaping announced it has partnered with Schill Grounds Management, a commercial landscaping and snow and ice removal service provider in Cleveland, Ohio, to help the company grow throughout Ontario.
Vineland names McGrath head of R&D
In her new role, McGrath will guide the direction of Vineland’s innovation portfolio to maximize real-world impact with a team of more than 50 scientists and technicians.