Click here for a list of Canadian exporters of quality nursery stock.
With funding support from AAFC through their AgriMarketing program, beginning in 2009, CNLA have taken some important first steps in helping their grower members to access off-continent markets.
CNLA/Canadian Grown had a booth at the IPM Essen Germany trade show (January 22 – 25, 2013)
Growers wishing to participate should contact Growers Manager, Rita Weerdenburg (firstname.lastname@example.org) or 888-446-3499, ext. 8686. Some funding is available to help defray travel costs.
For additional information:
Canada brand respected overseas (February 2013)
Canada presents their nursery products to the world (February 2012)
Online Export Market Development Resources
Interested in learning more about export market development? There is a wealth of excellent information available on the internet and this list takes you directly to some of the best resources available for Canadians. New information will be added periodically.
Long Term International Strategy
An in-depth look at the opportunities and challenges facing Canada’s wholesale nursery sector in developing off-continent export markets.
With funding made available through CAFI and the AgriMarketing program, several market studies have been commissioned:
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Landscape Industry Certified
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There are plenty of career opportunities in the field of horticulture. The Landscape industry has worked closely with the Ministries of Training, Colleges and Universities (MTCU), to provide education at the high school, college and university levels that give individuals the skills they need for a successful career in the industry.
Recognizing Canadian companies that raise the level of professionalism in the landscape industry. 2016 awards ceremony to be held in Kelowna, BC this August.
Canada’s coast to coast, three-day celebration of National Garden Day which is held annually on the Friday before Father’s Day.
National Tree Day
A day set-aside to celebrate Canada's greatest natural resource. Happens the Wednesday of National Forest Week in September.
Minimum standards for the nursery industry, for use by students, educators and professionals.
An independent industry body with a mandate to administer nursery certification programs in Canada.