By Cal Drouin, BrettYoung
It was a small deed that was much appreciated by those in need of assistance. After the devastating floods hit Southern Alberta in June, time was of the essence to move water and silt off of grass as summer time temperatures were increasing and every day mattered.
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By Jerry Rousseau
This past June, Olds College officials circulated a memo amongst faculty and staff stating School of Environment programs were under review including Horticulture offerings. The review comes on the heels of an Alberta government budget cutback which reduced the college’s program government funding by 7% and includes all programs listed in the School of Environment related to the Horticulture industry: LGAP, Environmental Horticulture, Production Horticulture, B.App. Science (all three majors), and Turfgrass Management.
Read more: Olds College Horticulture Program Under Review