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Register for Grower Day 2017 – June 21st!

Greenhouse Canada’s Greenhouse Grower Day is just over a week away! The 2017 event will be hosted at the Holiday Inn and Suites in St. Catharines, Ontario on Wednesday June 21st from 8:30am to 3:30 pm. The “Seven Habits of Successful … Continue reading

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Talk to the world’s leading greenhouse IPM researchers on June 7th!

Have pressing pest management questions you can’t get answered?  Looking to see what new strategies are coming down the IPM pipeline?   Then come to the Grower Session of the IOBC Canada 2017 meeting and network with world leaders in the … Continue reading

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Participate in the Greenhouse Innovations Tweet Chat – Tuesday April 11th!

Do you use twitter? Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada is planning a Greenhouse Innovations Tweet Chat on Tuesday, April 11 from 2pm – 3pm EDT.  This event is one of five Science Social Media Takeover Days planned throughout the year.  The Tweet … Continue reading

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Online Course Offered in Biological Control in Greenhouses by U.S. Experts

Experts at Michigan State and Kansas State are now offering a fall term of the pre-recorded online course on Biological Control for Greenhouse Growers. The enrollment period is open until Oct. 14, 2016, where the course will then be available … Continue reading

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IPM “Basics” Workshop on Feb 25th

Check out this flyer for details on my “Intro to IPM” workshop on Feb 25th.  The workshop will cover identification of common pests (insects AND diseases!), review of IPM basics, and optimizing IPM strategies in greenhouse floriculture crops. This is a great workshop … Continue reading

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Poinsettia trial to continue at Linwell Garden

I am pleased to announce the continuation of an old favourite: Wayne Brown’s annual Poinsettia Open House 2015. This event has moved  from its usual location at Vineland Station to Linwell Gardens, and will be bigger and better than ever. … Continue reading

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Join Michigan State University’s Tour of Niagara Greenhouses!

Are you a grower in the Woodstock or surrounding area (London, Brantford, Kitchener) who’s interested in seeing how biological control is successfully implemented in Niagara greenhouses? Then join MSU’s in-depth bus tour of the area Oct 28-30th.   This also presents an … Continue reading

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