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Canada to ease on-arrival requirements for travellers

Beginning Feb 28, all fully vaccinated temporary foreign workers (TFWs) arriving into Canada will be able to travel directly to their final location and begin working immediately.

Plant Products and Biobest Group form partnership

The new agreement will see Biobest become joint owners of Plant Products, with Biobest holding a majority stake.

B.C. flood recovery program opens to producers

B.C. farmers affected by last November’s floods can now access funds from a $228 million provincial-federal government support program.
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Altus: Registered Protection for Vegetable and Floriculture Production

Bayer is always ready with the right solutions for any challenges your greenhouse or outdoor ornamentals are facing.

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Test and release: Grower quality assurance of biocontrol agents

Just before releasing your newly arrived bios, be sure to test for quality. Here’s why. » Learn more

Keeping Your Greenhouse Squatter-Free This Winter

Is your greenhouse at risk for overwintering pests? » Learn more
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Herbaceous Perennial Plants, 3rd Edition

Armitage’s extensive traveling, teaching and trialing experiences provide a depth of understanding of the best ornamental perennials for North American gardens unparalleled by any other garden writer.

The third edition of “The Big Perennial Book” (as it is fondly referred to by many practitioners) describes 3,600 species in 1224 pages. More than 300 colour photos complement detailed text filled with the author’s pointed observations of plant performance, cultivar selection and current taxonomy.

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Ontario’s safe employers to receive WSIB rebates

This rebate will give 300,000 businesses back approximately 30 per cent of their annual premium payments. » Learn more

Group tour making stops along CAST route in California

The three-day event is expected to take place from March 31 – April 2, 2022 and is organized for greenhouse growers and horticulture professionals. » Learn more
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Ontario Fruit & Vegetable Convention (OFVC)

Feb 23 – 24
Niagara Falls, Ontario
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