Growers Short Course Boasts International Expert as Keynote

Dr. Heinrich Lösing  The Ontario Nursery Industry will welcome renowned industry expert, Dr. Henry Losing, from the Versuchs und Beratungsring horticultural institute in Germany.  Dr. Losing will be the keynote speaker for the…

2016 Ontario Nursery Growers Short Course                                        Tuesday, February 9, 2016                                                                                               Royal Botanical Gardens, Burlington, ON                                                                 Registration & Kaffee begin at 7:30 am

Dr. Losing has a lifetime of experience working with the nursery industry on everything from Integrated Pest Management (with a specialty in weed management) to production efficiency.  Dr. Losing will be giving two full presentations at this popular industry event.

Other speaker topics include: water and nutrient management for healthy crops and healthy environments, improving root structure, improving road-side tree viability, new tools for IPM, ticks of Southern Ontario, pollinator health and more!

The Platinum sponsor for this event is    Image result for plant products

To Register for this event (75$): Click Here or Call 1-800-265-5656


This Ontario Nursery Growers Short Course is brought to you by the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs and Landscape Ontario Growers Commodity Group.

We are looking for exhibitors for the mini trade-show.  If you have a product or service that would be of interest to the nursery industry and you would like to exhibit at this event, please contact Kathleen at Landscape Ontario (






About Jen Llewellyn

OMAFRA Nursery and Landscape Specialist @onnurserycrops
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