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Adult skills program addresses landscaping labour shortage

May 25, 2018
By Mike Jiggens

Wendy Harper, 64, graduated from the Ready, Set, Growl program last year at the age of 63 and continues to work in the landscaping profession.

May 25, 2018 – Ready, Set, Growl – an Ontario government-sponsored training program – is helping to address the labour shortage issue in landscaping while giving adult students a chance to learn a new skill and find work. The landscaping program also teaches important life skills.