November 2016Previous Issues
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Networking and education at Congress 2017
Join over 12,000 of your friends and colleagues at Landscape Ontario’s Congress trade show and conference, held January 10-12, 2017, at the Toronto Congress Centre.
Green professionals gather for Hort East
Hort East trade show and conference 2016 runs Nov. 21-23 in Halifax, N.S.
Winnipeg rejects “Uber” snow clearing system
Winnipeg city council voted down a motion Sept. 23 that would have seen the public works department utilize an “Uber-style app” for micro bids from private contractors on residential snow clearing contracts.
CN expands tree planting program
Communities in Bloom, Tree Canada and CN EcoConnxions recently announced 50 communities across Canada will be awarded grants of $25,000 to fund local tree planting projects in honour of the nation’s 150th anniversary.
Bayer to acquire Monsanto
German-based pharmaceutical and crop chemicals company Bayer has reached an agreement to purchase American seed giant Monsanto for $66 billion.
Canada Blooms celebrates Canada’s 150th
There will be a whole lot of red and white at Canada Blooms 2017, as the country’s largest flower and garden festival celebrates the nation’s 150th birthday.