Category Archives: pesticide safety

The New Era of Pesticides in Canada: Cancellations, Re-evaluations, and New Products

It seems  there is never a dull moment in the greenhouse ornamental industry these days.  From transitions to new crops,  new export requirements, to novel pest problems, the industry has seen a lot of change….and it’s not over yet.  The … Continue reading

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Dispose of Your Unwanted/Obsolete Pesticides for FREE, Sept 20-30th. Don’t miss it!

The CleanFARMS pesticide collection campaign is coming to Ontario again in 2016.  This program will not be run in Ontario again until 2019, so take advantage of this opportunity. Read below for more details.

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Course to offer pesticide training specific to greenhouse industry

On Tuesday June 9th,  there will be a Pesticide Safety Course dedicated specifically for greenhouse growers.  It will be held at the Vineland Research Station.  The following topics will be covered: 1. Greenhouse IPM 2. Worker Safety Practices 3. Application Methods … Continue reading

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