Jun 1, 2012
The phosphorus factor
Study shows properly fertilized turf can reduce phosphorus runoff.
Apr 1, 2012
Dr. Nina Bassuk has developed a growing medium that offers street trees a new lifeline.
Mar 15, 2012
Field evaluation of biocontrols for leatherjackets
A study to determine the efficacy of four bio-controls for the control of early instar leatherjackets larvae.
Jan 15, 2012
Trial favourites listed by garden manager
2012 promises a bright selection of new and reliable bedding plants and perennials to try out. Here are a few suggestions of plants worth trying in the new year.
Jan 15, 2012
Weed re-growth with Fiesta herbicide
When Fiesta received Canadian registration in spring of 2010, there was not a lot of information available on its efficacy on common Ontario lawn weeds.
Jan 1, 2012
Microbial-based pesticide testing in nurseries
Results of a two-year research project on the viability of microbial-based pesticides on ornamental nursery production.
Dec 15, 2011
Acidify irrigation water for potted nursery crop production
The majority of the Ontario potted nursery crops (perennials, shrubs, and trees) are grown in organic-based growing substrates containing components such as pine bark, peat moss, and other types of composts.
Oct 15, 2011
New guidelines on the way to help snow operators
Research is currently underway to determine a standard for winter maintenance on parking lot applications.
Sep 15, 2011
Trial garden open house shows off latest plants
Anyone wanting to see the latest plants that will hit the marketplace next year, needed to be at this year’s Landscape Ontario and University of Guelph trial garden open house.