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January 2, 2018
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New French language biocontrol website

The Quebec Institute for the Development of Ornamental Horticulture (IQDHO) has launched a French-language web site on greenhouse biological control and a mobile application.


Recycling: from waste to wealth

When Animesh Dutta ponders the problems of the world, he lands on energy security, food security and climate change. The University of Guelph researcher’s latest project holds promise for addressing all three.


Holiday spirit at NatureFresh™ Farms

Under the company ethos of growing both produce and people, NatureFresh™ Farms has put a focus on giving back to those in the community who are well deserving of holiday cheer.


Technology Issues – The New Wave of Farming

Are skyrocketing land prices preventing you from starting your own farm business? Don’t fret, because crops can be grown in old industrial buildings too – legal crops at that.
 
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The plant’s perspective on supplemental lights

Growing vegetable crops in winter in Canada is now an established practice in the sense that we know how many lights should be installed and how much light can be delivered to plants. » Learn more
 
Events 
 

Landscape Ontario's Congress'18

January 9-11, 2018
Location: Toronto Congress Centre
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FARMS AGM

March 2, 2018
Location: German Hall, 443 James St., Delhi, ON
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World Floral Expo

March 20-22, 2018
Location: Chicago
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