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March 20, 2018
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Harnois

Succulents in striking colours

There’s often a struggle with dull-coloured succulent varieties that quickly grow unruly. The key is choosing varieties that maintain eye-catching colour all season long and grow vigorously while maintaining compatibility in containers.


Is a cannabis greenhouse a greenhouse?

It's a philosophical question that's circulated through Hamilton city hall for months: when it comes to city rules, should growing marijuana be considered the same as growing cucumbers? Now, a group of local farmers says yes.


Industry leaders among Canada’s best managed

Canada’s Best Managed Companies have been revealed – and some are familiar names to the horticultural industry. Ontario wholesaler and retailer Bradford Greenhouses joined the ranks this year.
 
 
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Red carpet treatment at Canada Blooms

Canada Blooms was a truly glamourous affair this year. From the red carpet treatment to post-award pool parties, the movie-themed event featured some of Canada’s most talented floral designers and landscape architects while paying homage to the silver screen’s greatest films. Now in its 22nd year, Canada Blooms is one of Canada’s largest celebrations of gardening and horticulture. » Learn more
 
 
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Grow Opportunity

Giving cannabis the right space

Cannabis yields can be substantially increased by allocating space more efficiently between vegetation and flowering rooms. When plants are spaced too closely they compete for light, causing growing spurts that can lower the plant value. The further apart vegging plants are spaced, the lower the benefits of having separate vegetation and flowering rooms. » Read more...
 
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World Floral Expo

March 20-22
Location: Chicago, Illinois
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Advancing Women in Agriculture (West)

March 26-27
Location: Calgary, Alberta
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California Spring Trials 2018

April 14-19
Location: California
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