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November 25, 2014
FEATURED NEWS: A first: AAS awards for vegetatively propagated varieties
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Canada tops world ranking of food safety: study

Canada ranks first along with Ireland among 17 countries in 2014 World Ranking of Food Safety Performance, a new report released today by the Conference Board of Canada’s Centre for Food in Canada and the Food Institute of the University of Guelph. >> Read full article

Red Sun Farms also shining in Virginia

Red Sun Farms welcomed over 225 guests here at the official opening of first phase of its newest state of the art greenhouse. >> Read full article

Heat pumps show promise for reducing heating oil use

Preliminary results of a University of New Hampshire research project investigating the potential cost savings of using heat pumps to heat and cool greenhouses suggest that heat pumps could substantially reduce heating oil consumption. >> Read full article

Vineland hosting major poinsettia open house

Some 125 varieties, including over 30 numbered selections, will be featured at this year’s Poinsettia Cultivar Open House at the Vineland Research and Innovation Centre. >> Read full article

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A first: AAS awards for vegetatively propagated varieties

A pair of impatiens varieties that performed exceptionally well in the AAS container trials for vegetatively propagated annuals are among recent award winners. >> Learn More…

 
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Great Lakes Expo

Dec. 9-11, 2014
Location: Grand Rapids, Mich. >> More Info

Hydroponic Greenhouse Tomato Intensive

Jan. 4-Jan 9, 2015
Location: Controlled Environment Agriculture Center - Tucson, Ariz. >> More Info

Congress 2015

Jan. 6-Jan. 8, 2015
Location: Toronto Congress Centre, Toronto, Ont. >> More Info

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Jan. 7- Jan 9, 2015
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