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May 10, 2016
FEATURED NEWS: Life on Earth – and in space – relies on plants
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e-GRO Alert: Maintaining plant quality at retail

Plant Quality may be compromised as plants stay in the garden centre for prolonged periods. >> Read full article

Prepare to celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday in style

Plants will play a large role in Canada’s 150th anniversary celebrations next year. >> Read full article

The profit potential of marijuana production

Business opportunities with marijuana production in Canada are growing at an impressive pace. >> Read full article

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Over 30% More Light to Plants in Shade Spots

Recent trials show that plants in shade spots receive 32% more light with Svensson’s new Harmony screen than with the classic Harmony version.

Light is distributed more evenly to all plants in the greenhouse, resulting in faster growth, stronger plants and better growth consistency.

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Life on Earth

Life on Earth – and in space – relies on plants

Plants are hardier than people. It’s a lesson Dr. Mike Dixon has learned in his lab, where he grows plants under “weird” conditions. >> Learn More…

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Ontario Export Awards

Ontario Export Awards

The 3rd annual Ontario Export Awards are back in 2016 to pay tribute to the success and innovative approaches of Ontario export companies! Extending across industries and including both rural and urban representation, the awards are a celebration of the contributions exporters have made to both the provincial and national economies. The awards are free to enter and finalists and winners will be recognized at the annual Gala in Toronto this Fall. Enter now or nominate a company that deserves to be recognized!

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 Event Calendar 
 

Greenhouse Canada Grower Day

June 15, 2016
Location: St. Catharines, Ont. >> More Info

Cultivate'16

July 9-12, 2016
Location: Columbus Convention Center, Columbus, OH. >> More Info

All-America Selections Summer Summit

August 24-26, 2016
Location: Madison, Wis. >> More Info