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August 16, 2016
FEATURED NEWS: Get inspired with tour of container trial
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Check out the garden trials at Landscape Ontario

The extensive gardens at Landscape Ontario feature the latest annual and perennial cultivars – a delight when viewed from up close, as well as from the adjacent Hwy. 401. >> Read full article

Uncovering a mechanism tied to plant height

Dwarfed plants add colour and a diversity of architectures to landscapes and gardens, and a Purdue University undergraduate class discovered a key mechanism that leads to their small stature. >> Read full article

Calling for Top 10 Under 40 nominations

Do you have a young employee, co-worker or customer with exceptional skills, dedication and enthusiasm for greenhouse horticulture. >> Read full article

 
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CanWest

CanWest Hort Expo I September 28&29
Tradex, Abbotsford, B.C.

CanWest is Western Canada’s premier nursery, greenhouse and landscape trade show attracting attendees from throughout Western Canada and the Pacific Northwest. CanWest has expanded to include a ‘Greenhouse Zone’ featuring the latest equipment and technology. Booths are selling fast – nearly 70% sold! Reserve yours now. Contact Karen De Jong to reserve your space: 604.575.3504 or kdejong@bclna.com.

Tradex is immediately adjacent to the Abbotsford International Airport. Find all the show details, including hotel and special travel offers with West Jet at CanWestHortExpo.com.
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Get inspired with tour of container trial

The Vineland Research and Innovation Centre (Vineland) and the University of Guelph are hosting an open house for their outdoor ornamental container trial at Vineland on Aug. 16. >> Learn More…

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Ontario Export Awards

Application Deadline Extended: Sept. 9, 2016

Now you have more time to apply for an Ontario Export Award! You can still join the prestigious list of past winners who have achieved success in exporting their goods to the world. If you are an Ontario-based exporter of products or services, this is your chance to be recognized for your contributions to Ontario’s trade economy and beyond.

There are many award categories to choose from, and it’s simple with our efficient online application from. All finalists and winners will be celebrated at the annual gala taking place in Mississauga in the Fall. Application deadline is September 9, 2016.
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 Event Calendar 
 

All-America Selections Summer Summit

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

Canadian Organic Science Conference

September 19-21, 2016
Location: Hotel Sandman, Montreal-Longueuil >> More Info

CanWest 2016

September 28-29, 2016
Location: TradeEx Convention Centre, Abbotsford, B.C. >> More Info