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Looking to improve crop production efficiencies?

June 19, 2017  By Dave Harrison

June 19, 2017, St. Catharines, Ont. – If you’re looking to improve efficiencies and hear about the latest technologies, we can help.

Our annual Grower Day on Wednesday (June 21) is focusing on “The Seven Habits of Successful Growers.”

Topics include:


Where Do We Stand with LED Crop Lighting (Dr. Chevonne Carlow, OMAFRA greenhouse floriculture specialist).

The Future of Greenhouse Labour (Albert Grimm, of Jeffery’s Greenhouses of St. Catharines, Ont.).

Water Treatment Systems (Shalin Khosla, OMAFRA greenhouse vegetable specialist).

Ingredients of a Successful Farm Business (Jim Meyers, of Meyers Fruit Farms and Greenhouses of Niagara-on-the-Lake).

Marketing to Millenials (Will Heeman, of Heeman Greenhouses and Strawberry Farm of Thorndale, Ont.).

Mechanization and Effective Efficiencies (Chris Newhouse, of Waldan Gardens of Wainfleet, Ont.).

Which Greenhouse Operations Will Thrive in the Year 2025 (Melhem Sawaya, of Focus Greenhouse Management of Simcoe, Ont.).


There’s still time to pre-register online, but it’s OK to show up on Wednesday morning at 8:30. The program begins at 9. There will be ample time to tour the mini trade show of leading industry suppliers throughout the day. Lunch and breaks are included with registration.

Grower Day is again being held at the Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites St. Catharines Conference Centre.

See you Wednesday!

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