CIB garden contest starts in June

CIB garden contest starts in June

Mission Communities in Bloom Society is preparing for its annual garden contest.

The organization is encouraging residents, business owners, schools and community members to enter their properties in the competition. Judging will occur June 19-25.

Categories include vegetable gardening; industrial/ commercial; churches and temples; environmental project; heritage project; malls and large corporations; non-profits; residential front yard; residential backyard; school project, secondary; school project, elementary; service clubs project; small business, commercial area; small business, residential area; strata development and retirement residences.

The registration form will be in the District of Mission’s Leisure Guide and can be found at The registration deadline is June 15. Contest participants receive discounts at Bellbrook Nursery, Arnold’s Rental, Global Landscaping Supplies, Prospect Equipment, Davies Sand and Gravel, Canadian Tire and Fraser Valley Building Supplies until June 30.

CIB is also selling annual memberships for $15, which entitles you to discounts at those businesses as well. For more information call 604-820-1830 or e-mail