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Earth WeekNewsEco-Friendly Practices

May 5, 2022
NCC encourages yard naturalization in addition to promoting No Mow May

Earth WeekNewsEco-Friendly PracticesLandscaping

May 3, 2022
Fredericton joins ‘No Mow May’ movement and won’t mow its parks until June

Earth WeekNewsEco-Friendly Practices

April 27, 2022
‘Dandelion Challenge’ launched in Quebec for second straight year in hopes of encouraging pollinator populations

Earth WeekEco-Friendly Equipment

April 25, 2022
Free Webinar: The Time is Now (to Kick Gas)

Earth WeekNewsEco-Friendly Equipment

April 19, 2022
Petition circulated in Calgary in hopes city will ban gas-powered leaf blowers

Earth WeekNewsEco-Friendly Equipment

April 14, 2022
Ottawa ready to begin pilot project to phase out gasoline-powered landscaping tools

Earth WeekNewsEco-Friendly Practices

April 11, 2022
City of Windsor ready to activate its goose dropping cleanup machinery in municipal parks

Earth WeekNewsEco-Friendly Practices

April 8, 2022
Strategy initiated in Ottawa with hopes to ‘rewild’ the city through naturalization efforts

Earth WeekNewsEco-Friendly Practices

April 7, 2022
Shediac, N.B. citizens group wants bylaw enacted to ban cosmetic pesticide use

Earth WeekNewsEco-Friendly Soils

April 6, 2022
Yet-to-melt snow cover delays opening at Prince Albert golf course, but it’s viewed as good news

Earth WeekNewsEco-Friendly Practices

March 31, 2022
Dwindling interest results in temporary suspension of chafer subsidy program

Earth WeekNewsEco-Friendly Practices

March 30, 2022
Saskatchewan ready to implement its annual provincial ban on pruning elm trees

Earth WeekNewsEco-Friendly Soils

March 28, 2022
Prescribed burn scheduled for April to protect Toronto’s rare black oak savannahs

Earth WeekNewsEco-Friendly Equipment

March 23, 2022
Ottawa moves another step closer to phasing out gas-powered landscaping equipment

Earth WeekNewsEco-Friendly Equipment

March 18, 2022
Toronto councillor pushes for city to outlaw gas-powered landscaping equipment

Earth WeekNewsAutonomous Equipment & Battery PowerEco-Friendly Equipment

March 17, 2022
Phasing out of gas-powered landscaping equipment begins this summer in Ottawa

Earth WeekNewsEco-Friendly Equipment

March 14, 2022
Cambridge, Ont. landscaping business aims to be province’s first all-electric company

Earth WeekNewsEco-Friendly Equipment

February 4, 2022
Gas-powered leaf blowers are a ‘vile invention,’ says University of Southern California professor

Earth WeekNewsEco-Friendly Equipment

January 28, 2022
Vancouver moves closer to banning gas-powered landscaping equipment

Earth WeekNewsEco-Friendly Practices

January 28, 2022
London, Ont. group dedicates itself toward converting paved surfaces into green spaces

Earth WeekNewsEco-Friendly Practices

January 27, 2022
Sun Peaks’ Lyall wins CGSA/Rain Bird environmental achievement award for 2021

Earth WeekNewsEco-Friendly Soils

January 26, 2022
Storm management pond neighbours concerned by herbicide spraying

Earth WeekFeaturesEco-Friendly Practices

January 17, 2022
Taking the road to sustainability

Earth WeekFeaturesEco-Friendly Soils

January 10, 2022
Organic lawn care: Know the difference and challenges

Earth WeekNewsEco-Friendly Practices

December 29, 2021
Excessive road salt use endangers human health, drinking water supplies: study

Earth WeekNewsEco-Friendly Practices

December 13, 2021
Canada’s tree-planting program off to slow start, but MNR says plan won’t fall behind

Earth WeekFeaturesEco-Friendly Equipment

December 12, 2021
Battery power: It’s catching up, but gas still has a place

Earth WeekNewsEco-Friendly Equipment

December 3, 2021
Other states looking at following California’s lead in banning gas-powered lawn equipment

Earth WeekNewsEco-Friendly Practices

December 3, 2021
Pennsylvania to be home of North America’s first artificial turf recycling facility

Earth WeekNewsEco-Friendly Equipment

November 26, 2021
Winnipeg ‘greening’ up its municipal courses with new fleet of electric golf cars

Earth WeekNewsEco-Friendly Practices

November 24, 2021
Developer withdraws controversial plan to build golf courses on sensitive N.S. land

Earth WeekNewsEco-Friendly Equipment

November 17, 2021
NCC announces April 2023 ban on gasoline-powered landscaping tools