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Daylily farming is a labour of love for Carolyn Bondy and her husband Jeff.

Landscape crops lucrative for Alberta growers

Two central Alberta farmers have branched out into a fast-growing niche market — landscape plant production

The grass really is greener when it comes to landscaping crops — and the ornamentals smell pretty sweet, too. “The market as a whole has been growing 10 per cent a year for the last 20 years, and the economic forecasts show that it’s only going to increase,” said Joel Beatson, executive director of Landscape […] Read more