Category Archives: Industry trends

Be part of a conversation that matters: farmer mental health.

Until recently, there wasn’t data about the mental health of Canadian farmers.  Dr. Andria Jones-Bitton and PhD Candidate Briana Hagen of the Ontario Veterinary College are changing that.  Please consider making time to participate in this worthwhile project. Read on … 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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Last chance to register for FCO’s Research Conference!

 Flowers Canada Ontario is hosting a Research Conference on February 1st. The conference will focus on best management practices (or BMPs) in the greenhouse, including those for water management, lighting, and pest control. Keep reading for details on speakers and registration.

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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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