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.
Sep 15, 2011
Steve Macartney CIC, CLIA
Co-owner of Raintree Irrigation and Outdoor Systems of Hamilton, represents LO’s Irrigation Sector Group on the board of directors, and member of LO Branding Committee.
Feb 15, 2011
Guidelines published for rainwater harvesting
The recently published Ontario Guidelines for Residential Rainwater Harvesting (RWH) Systems are the first of its kind in the province.
Jul 15, 2010
Gilda’s Club receives state of the art irrigation
Thanks to Earle Graham of Lakelands Irrigation of Elmvale and Rain Bird, Gilda’s Club in Barrie has a state of the art irrigation system.
Jul 15, 2010
Durham members improve historical site’s irrigation
Durham Chapter completed an irrigation project on the west lawns, gardens and the formal rose garden at Parkwood in Oshawa, the historical home of auto baron R. Samuel McLaughlin, founder of General Motors of Canada.