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July 23, 2019

Container trials set for Ontario this week

Featuring over 3750 different varieties, organizer Mel Sawaya says there will be brand new varieties shown, along with tried-and-tested ones that growers may not have seen yet.

Cultivate’19 draws to a close

Show organizers say over 10,000 horticultural professionals attended this year’s show in Columbus, OH, with an audience from around the globe. Missed it? Here are photos from the show.

7,500 more jobs to fill by 2025

The greenhouse, nursery and floriculture industry is Canada’s largest agricultural employer, but it faces some significant challenges ahead, says the latest labour forecast report.
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Greenhouse ornamental growers

Second annual New Blooms draws enthusiastic crowd

Greenhouse ornamental growers from all over BC, Saskatchewan and Alberta made their way to western Canada’s new varieties trials last week. With over 300 new varieties spread out over 7,500 square feet of space, growers were engaged and enthused, even after long hours of driving, says event organizers. » Learn more
Niagara College Horticulture diploma program

In conversation with the graduates

Digitally savvy and driven by a desire to improve the environment, this next cohort of horticulture talent is passionate about the future of our industry. Two graduating students from the Niagara College Horticulture diploma program, Daynan Lepore and Rain Avila, discuss school, graduation and what they hope to accomplish as they cross the finish line. » Learn more

ASHS Conference

July 22-25, 2019
Location: Las Vegas, NV
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Sawaya Garden Trials

July 24, 2019
Location: Simcoe, ON
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Nursery/Landscape Expo

Aug 8-10, 2019
Location: San Antonio, TX
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Independent Garden Centre Show

Aug 13-15, 2019
Location: Chicago, IL
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