Feb 1, 2021
50 years (and counting) in horticulture
Jan Pedersen is an icon of the horticultural industry and he has earned that reputation, with 50 years of service in our trade.
Dec 1, 2020
The training train
Sandy Roberton, retired from operating Earthcraft Landscape in Bedford, N.S., has spent his career pushing for educational and certification opportunities in the profession he loves, landscape horticulture.
Oct 3, 2020
Passion for plants
Peggy Walsh Craig is well known in the industry — especially within the nursery sector for her many contributions to the ornamental sector as the Managing Director of the Canadian Ornamental Plant Foundation (COPF), a position she held for 21 years from 1990 to her retirement in 2011.
Sep 1, 2020
Okay to get dirty
Rita Horan, Woodstock, Ont.’s, parks and forestry supervisor, directs boundless energy toward getting kids and families active outdoors.
Feb 5, 2020
Blessed with fun
Steve Snider is the proud recipient of this year's Don Salivan Grounds Management Award.
Dec 3, 2019
Jeff Foley, of Para Space Landscaping is being noticed for his success with recruitment and retention.
Nov 1, 2019
Give me a shovel
I see plants as the solution to heat and air problems, and they tie in with my economic responsibility to make the world better.
Oct 1, 2019
The value of being different
John Schroeder was also known as an innovator and someone who embraced cutting edge technology.
Sep 3, 2019
Ignorant, negative comments are real, but I don't let them change me!
Remember, if you don't believe in yourself, how can you expect other people to believe in you?