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August 27, 2019

Mucci acquires Orangeline Farms

Mucci Farms has acquired controlling interest of Leamington-based Orangeline Farms, including its existing greenhouse and warehouse facilities, and additional land with plans for expansion.

GreenTech winner launches in NA

Rockwool supplier Grodan has brought their e-Gro greenhouse software platform to the North American market, after winning the Concept Innovation Award at GreenTech this year.

Niagara firefighters respond to second fire

A fire at Niagara Flower Growers greenhouse last Friday caused approximately $450,000 in damages to the 75,000-100,000 square foot greenhouse. There were no injuries.
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Pepper Weevil

Is that a pepper weevil in your pheromone trap?

There might be a weevil trapped on your yellow sticky card, but whether it’s the dreaded pepper weevil calls for a closer look. As OMAFRA greenhouse IPM specialist Cara McCreary notes on the ONgreenhousevegetables blog, yellow sticky cards can attract a number of different insects, including other weevils that may appear similar to the pepper weevil. » Learn more

What’s on at CanWest

Canada’s west coast horticultural trade show, CanWest will be running September 25 to 26 in Abbotsford, B.C. The event’s programming includes talks on biocontrol for cannabis, using beneficials with pesticides, houseplant merchandising, the garden centre experience and more. Early bird registration ends next Friday, September 6. » Learn more

Plug and Cutting Conference

Sept 4, 2019
Location: Charlotte-Concord, NC
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Salon du Végétale

Sept 10-12, 2019
Location: Nantes, France
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Sept 10-12, 2019
Location: Birmingham, UK
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SAF Conference

Sept 18-21, 2019
Location: Amelia Island, FL
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