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Signify to acquire Fluence from OSRAM

Fluence will continue to operate as an entity within Signify’s digital solutions division. The company’s technology and research will be added to Signify’s portfolio.

Transition to new cross-border directive ends

The legacy Greenhouse Certification Program for Export of Greenhouse-Grown plants to the United States (CGCP) has officially ended.

Vineland surveys pest management needs in floriculture

All participants will be entered into a random draw and the winner will receive $400 worth of products from their favourite biocontrol supplier.
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Tasteful production of greenhouse lettuce

Purpose-built Alberta greenhouse continuously searches for ways to finetune specialized lettuce production. » Learn more

Flowering perennials on time

To every plant there is a season. For commercial growers delivering perennial ornamentals, timing is critical. From nutrition and water to lighting, here are key areas to consider when bulking up growth and initiating blooms. » Learn more
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Pacific Agriculture Show

Jan 27 – 29
Abbotsford, BC
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