Apr 15, 2015
MP introduces legislation to cover irrigation
The House of Commons to amend the Canada Water Act to authorize the federal government to play a lead role in promoting the optimum use of water resources in Canada.
Mar 15, 2015
Irrigation now included in overtime pay exemption
Employers of landscape gardeners are exempt from the requirement to pay overtime.
Oct 15, 2014
Irrigation Group develops water-smart program with Peel and York
LO members can get specialized training and certification to provide efficient irrigation systems.
Jul 15, 2014
John Lamberink enjoys volunteer time while helping improve his industry
Acton, Ont., business owner is a strong advocate of smart watering control systems.
Jun 15, 2014
LO celebrates Smart Irrigation Month
Irrigation Sector Group wants to hear from contractors about efficient irrigation and water use.
Jul 15, 2013
Smart Watering System joins B Corps
B Corps certification has been compared to the fair trade label.
Jan 15, 2013
Le Conte receives irrigation award
LO’s Irrigation Sector Group past chair Chris Le Conte of Smart Watering Systems in Milton, has been awarded the Crawford Reid Memorial Award.
Oct 15, 2012
Irrigation industry now certified
Voluntary certification programs for those in the irrigation sector have been announced.
Dec 15, 2011
Acidify irrigation water for potted nursery crop production
The majority of the Ontario potted nursery crops (perennials, shrubs, and trees) are grown in organic-based growing substrates containing components such as pine bark, peat moss, and other types of composts.