News 2017-07-23T01:22:56+00:00


Linking to Action 2018

Save the date! In partnership with Acadia University, Horticulture Nova Scotia presents Linking to Action on Wednesday, March 21 from 9:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m. at Clark Commons, Acadia University. Get ready to share your ideas, or listen to what others have happening on their farms. Hear snapshot presentations on research-related projects [...]

By | February 15th, 2018|Front Page News, News|0 Comments


Congratulations to those who received awards at our 2018 Scotia Horticultural Congress Banquet: 2nd Annual HNS Student Research Competition - Keenan Kavanaugh, Dalhousie University - Agricultural Campus; RBC Innovator of the Year - Randsland Farms Inc.; HNS 2018 Honorary Member - Paul Banks, Stokes Seeds. All the best to each of [...]

By | February 1st, 2017|Front Page News, News|Comments Off on Congratulations!

Scotia Horticultural Congress 2018

Thank you to all who joined us for Scotia Horticultural Congress 2018, Monday, January 22 and Tuesday, January 23 at the Old Orchard Inn, Greenwich, NS!  And thank you to all our sponsors, trade show participants and speakers - your support makes this event possible! A special thanks to the management and [...]

By | December 7th, 2016|Front Page News, News|Comments Off on Scotia Horticultural Congress 2018

HNS Membership Renewal 2018

It's a new fiscal year for Horticulture Nova Scotia, which means it is time for membership renewal. Notices have been emailed or mailed via Canada Post depending on the preference. The form is also available for download under Member Benefits. Thank you!

By | November 18th, 2016|Front Page News, News|Comments Off on HNS Membership Renewal 2018

Tax Credit Update – Food Bank Donations

Update on the tax credit for food bank donations from farmers: On Tuesday, December 13, 2016, the Food Bank Tax Credit for Farmers was officially launched with all regulations in place. For more detail, please click on this link Food_Bank_Tax_Credit_Guidelines. Follow this link to read one of the many news [...]

By | August 18th, 2016|Front Page News, News|Comments Off on Tax Credit Update – Food Bank Donations