February 7, 2023
LO Growers Group Newsletter - February 2023
1. Register now — Nursery Growers' Short CourseThe LO-OMAFRA Nursery Growers' Short Course is set for Friday, February 10 at the Landscape Ontario office in Milton. The event is offered in both virtual and in-person formats in case you can’t make it to Milton. We look forward to seeing you there! Registration information.
2. Invasive speciesThe Ministry of Natural Resources (MNRF) is working on a new list of invasives to regulate. Feedback from our members indicates minimal impact, although some of our members do produce a few of the aquatics listed. We will be writing a response to MNRF this week.
3. CNLA UpdatesProvided by Jamie Aalbers, Growers Sector Specialist
Jamie submitted a response to CFIA for the Spotted Lanternfly consultation last week. Please see the response here.