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April 19, 2017
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Cobourg, Ont. makes 20-year urban forest plan

The Town of Cobourg, Ont. has established an urban forest management plan to ensure a healthy and sustainable urban forest meant to contribute to the economic, environmental and social vitality of the town over the next 20 years.


CanWest show comes to Abbotsford in September

Abbotsford, B.C. will play host to the 2017 CanWest Hort Expo Sept. 27-28. The event is Western Canada's premier horticulture trade show and connects buyers and sellers in Canada and the Pacific Northwest.


Kitchener makes plans to better manage urban trees

The City of Kitchener, Ont. is working on a plan to better manage its urban forest, understanding that human intervention is required to allow newly planted trees to thrive in an environment that isn't completely natural.


Asian long-horned beetle latest threat to trees

A new threat to Canada's urban forests has emerged, and it's being cited as perhaps a bigger danger than the emerald ash borer.
 
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Hamilton landscapers awarded OMB exemption

The Ontario Municipal Board has ruled in favour of several landscaping businesses in the Hamilton, Ont. area that can continue to operate under the city's new Rural Hamilton Official Plan. The new zoning bylaw did not allow landscaping on agricultural land except as a secondary use. » Read more...
 
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