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Low-cost microsensors sniff out greenhouse pests

Innovative electronic nose technology could make scouting for pests in the greenhouse easier and more accurate.

FireSmart BC launches program to promote fire-resistant plants

FireSmart BC has launched a virtual FireSmart landscaping hub and plant program in over 30 garden centres across British Columbia.

Carbon tax relief grants open for BC greenhouse growers

Eligible greenhouse operators in B.C. can now apply for carbon-tax relief grants for the 2021 production year.
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CAST 2022: Day 4 Highlights

University of Guelph trial garden manager, Rodger Tschanz spoke with product representatives for Syngenta Flowers, ThinkPlants, Benary and Hishtil to find out their favourites new varieties for 2023. » Learn more

Another look at nutrient delivery for potted mums

Previously, this U of Guelph research group demonstrated how the supply of NPK could be reduced by 75 per cent in potted mums. To continue this work, they investigated whether the levels of micronutrients could be similarly reduced. » Learn more
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Walters Gardens announces shift in leadership

Walters Gardens has announced a transition in leadership from the current CEO, John Walters, to his daughter and current Vice President of Product Strategy, Karin Walters. » Read more...

A.M.A. turns 40, releases new Ellepots quick-reference guide

Celebrating their 40th anniversary this year, A.M.A. Horticulture Inc. (A.M.A.) has introduced the new Ellepots by A.M.A. Grower Guide. » Read more...

Map of Alberta greenhouses and garden centres reaches more than 80,000 views

Created by Debbie Foisy, the Google map acts as a very handy resource for the public just ahead of the gardening season. » Read more...

Geothermal power facility makes progress in Saskatchewan

A 35-Megawatt (MW) geothermal power facility in southeastern Saskatchewan is slated for full commissioning by early 2025. » Read more...

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