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May 17, 2016
FEATURED NEWS: The profit potential of marijuana production
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‘Canada 150’ is a very special tulip

The Canada 150 tulip, the official tulip of Canada’s 150th anniversary, has been unveiled in Commissioners Park. >> Read full article

Bringing more ag stories to Ontario consumers

Telling the story of agriculture and food production has never been more important. >> Read full article

e-GRO Alert: maintaining high-quality plants at retail

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

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 Featured News 
Profit Potential

The profit potential of marijuana production

Business opportunities with marijuana production in Canada are growing at an impressive pace.

Interest in our May 19 webinar reflects that enthusiasm.

The business opportunities becoming available as a result of the push to legalize large-scale marijuana cultivation are globally significant. This webinar provides a look into the state of the industry, as well as opportunities and obstacles that face both new and seasoned cannabis growers and investors. >> Learn More…

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 Event Calendar 

Greenhouse Canada Grower Day

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


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