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Bus Tour

The Canadian Greenhouse Conference bus tour offers a unique opportunity to tour Ontario’s premier vegetable and flower growing facilities providing valuable insight and information.

THANK YOU FOR YOUR PATIENCE!   The 2017 tour will take place Tuesday, October 3, in the Leamington area.  Both vegetable and flower operations will be featured in our tour.   This page will be updated as information is confirmed.

Two registration options

1.  A bus will leave from Niagara Falls on Monday, October 2 and overnight accommodation is included in the cost.  Cost (Includes lunch and Monday night hotel stay)         Cost:  $290+ hst 

2.  Local pick-up and drop-off in the Leamington area on tour day, October 3.   Cost:  $145 + hst

Pre-registration is mandatory.    Book early to avoid disappointment!

REGISTRATION FOR THE OVERNIGHT TOUR OPTION WILL CLOSE SEPTEMBER 6.  THE LOCAL OPTION WILL BE AVAILABLE UNTIL SEPTEMBER 22 OR THE TOUR IS SOLD OUT.

 BOTH TOURS ARE NOW SOLD OUT

The 2017 bus tour is generously sponsored by

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2017 Itinerary 

TOUR DETAILS WERE SENT TO REGISTERED PARTICIPANTS IN AN EMAIL ON SEPTEMBER 21 - CONTACT GLENNA AT 905.945.5363  IF YOU DID NOT RECEIVE YOUR EMAIL

 Monday, October 2, 2017

 2 pm- Bus leaves Marriott Gateway on the Falls Hotel

Overnight stay at Caesar’s Windsor.  Supper and evening activities at your own expense. 
Caesar’s Windsor offers a variety of dining and entertainment options on site.

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Breakfast at hotel restaurant (a $15 breakfast voucher is included with registration).

8:00 am - Bus departs Caesar’s Windsor
8:30 am - Local Bus leaves designated pick-up site.  Colasanti's Tropical Gardens, 1550 Road 3 East, Ruthven, ON  N0P 2G0
                          Arrive no later than 8:15 to check in.  Park in the west parking lot.

SITE 1 - Harrow Research & Development Centre
The Harrow Research and Development Centre was established in 1909 in Harrow, Ontario. It is the location of one of the largest greenhouse research complex facilities in North America.

SITE 2 - Mucci Farms
High-wire cucumber production under lights.  Automatic packing.

SITE 3 - Anna's Flowers
Garden Centre - 4th generation grower/retailer.  Over 4 acres of production and retail space.

SITE 4 - LUNCH AND TOUR - Aphria Inc.
Aphria is a Health Canada licensed producer of medical cannabis products.

2:30 pm - Local bus returns to Colasanti's.  Niagara bus departs for Niagara Falls.

6:00 pm - Bus returns to Marriott Gateway Hotel, Niagara Falls

        

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