The National Awards of Landscape Excellence recognize Canadian companies that have actively participated in significantly raising the level of professionalism in the landscape industry.
Landscape Awards of Excellence
Each province nominates members that are then entered into the national awards. They may enter up to three entries per category for a total of fifteen entries per association for the following awards: landscape design, landscape construction (commercial and residential), and landscape maintenance (commercial and residential).
Green for Life Awards
The Garden Centre of the Year award recognizes the professional work of CNLA's Garden Centre Canada members. Entrants are judged on the following criteria: growing teams, growing connections, growing environments, growing sales, growing with technology, continuous growth, growing gardeners.
The Grower of the Year award promotes and recognizes excellence in horticultural production. Winners from this competition are entered into the annual AIPH International Grower of the Year competition. Canada has ranked in the top four, four years in a row!
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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.