When hiring a trades person such a landscaper consider a Journeyperson in the trade.A Journeyperson is someone who has spent thousands of hours in the trade and passed the trade examination and has received a Certificate of Qualification from the NS Provincial Government.
Landscape horticulturists survey and assess landscape, draw sketches and interpret plans. They construct and maintain gardens, parks, golf courses and other landscape environments. In addition, they advise clients on issues related to horticulture and landscape construction. Landscape horticulturists also propagate, cultivate and study plants, and treat injured and diseased trees and plants.
Below is a list of Journeyperson / Members of Landscape NS.
Byron Allum, Elmsdale Landscaping
Tim Amos, NSCC
Troy Benedict, Elmsdale Landscaping
Johannes (Joe) Bidermann, Joe Bidermann Landscaping Design
Russell Beakhouse, Groundcover Landscaping Services
George Coupar, Elmsdale Landscaping
Kari Hjelkrem, Down to Earth Gardening & Landscaping
Stanley Kochanoff, Maritime Landscape Services
Bonnie Levy, NSCC
Darren Loner, Down to Earth Gardening & Landscaping
Kyle MacDonald, Joe Bidermann Landscaping Design
Paul MacPhee, MacPhee's Landscaping Services
Gary Mesics, Sydney Landscape & Nurseries Ltd.
Vernon Mingo, Edmonds Landscaping
Stewart Morrison, Highland Landscapes for Lifestyles
Jeff Morton, Dalhousie University
Chris Poole, Halifax Regional Municipality
David Stenhouse, Highland Landscapes for Lifestyles
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