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May 3, 2017
NEWS 
 

B.C. landscaping company gives to local homeless

A Kelowna, B.C. landscaping company has donated $3,000 to assist a local homeless shelter. Employees of Creative Roots Landscaping donate an hour of their wages to help with such charitable causes as the Inn From the Cold.


Greening the Canadian landscape

Vineland Research and Innovation Centre in Vineland, Ont. is investigating improved turf grass cultivars in combination with new pest management tools to provide lawn care practitioners with the tools to grow healthy turf in residential areas.


Anonymous donation helps B.C. wetland project

An anonymous donation of $75,000 will significantly help in the construction of a wetlands project at a Kamloops, B.C. park. The work at Dufferin Park will include drainage improvement and strategies to eradicate mosquito breeding grounds.


Grandmother, granddaughter help tidy N.S. city

A seven-year-old Dartmouth, N.S. girl and her grandmother have joined forces to help tidy up the city by collecting 150 bags of garbage to commemorate Canada 150 celebrations.
 
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Helicopters take on mosquitoes in Winnipeg

Signs are being posted at Winnipeg parks, golf courses and athletic fields to warn residents that helicopter-delivered larvicide spraying will be taking place to eradicate mosquitoes from areas where standing water make ideal breeding grounds. The signs have been posted primarily to warn the public about overhead helicopters as opposed to the product being sprayed. » Read more...
 
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Oct. 19-20, 2017
Location: Kentucky Expo Center, Louisville, KY
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