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October 5, 2015
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ABCs of pH in vegetable crops

I have written extensively on pH and electrical conductivity (EC) issues and management in bedding plants in Greenhouse Canada (March 2014 and earlier editions). Now lets look at vegetable crops. >> Read full article

Caregivers in the workplace

With 2.9 million working Canadians now serving as caregivers, caregiving responsibilities can have a significant impact on employee productivity and engagement. >> Read full article

NGB names 2016 to be the ‘Year of the Begonia’

If you’re looking for some marketing assistance in 2016, the National Garden Bureau has a lot to offer. Specifically, the NGB has announced the crops in its “Year of the … ” program. >> Read full article

 
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Last call: CGC’15 begins Wednesday

Plan now to attend the 2015 Canadian Greenhouse Conference being held Oct. 7-8 in Niagara Falls. >> Learn More…

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B.C. nursery investing in clean energy

The Saulteau First Nations are replacing a plant nursery’s propane heating with a biomass heating system, with funding support of $150,000 from B.C.’s First Nations Clean Energy Business Fund. >> Read full article

What are this year's trending novelties?

“Flowering the World together, planting seeds of opportunities for our members” is the theme of this year’s FloraHolland Trade Fair in Aalsmeer (Nov. 4-6). >> Read full article

Windset again supported Run for the Cure

Windset Farms is once again be partnering with the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation. >> Read full article

 
 Event Calendar 
 

Canadian Greenhouse Conference 2015

October 7-8, 2015
Location: Niagara Falls, Ont. >> More Info

Expo FIHOQ

October 28-30, 2015
Location: Montreal >> More Info

Alberta Green Industry Show

November 19-20, 2015
Location: Calgary >> More Info