Stay on the pulse of the latest trends in horticulture research.
CNLA's Research Partners
Vineland Research and Innovation Centre (VRIC) is a world-class research centre dedicated to horticultural science and innovation. They are an independent, not-for-profit organization, funded in part by Growing Forward, a federal-provincial-territorial initiative.
Canadian Ornamental Horticulture Alliance (COHA) is the national organization representing flower, nursery, garden centres and landscape stakeholders.
Canadian Ornamental Horticulture Alliance Research and Innovation Cluster was founded by COHA and VRIC to produce research that will increase the profitability and competitiveness of the ornamental horticulture industry by targeting new market opportunities, addressing production challenges and utilizing innovation and technology to develop a more robust end product.
Significant trends are at work shaping the future of the ornamental horticulture industry and affecting businesses that grow and retail plants, and sell related products and services. With nearly three decades of relevant experience in the Canadian ornamental horticulture market, MARCON+ZRB examines these trends and reports on what they mean to you and your business.
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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.