News and Announcements

Sharing new initiatives, best practises and news from the world of green.


Please visit often to see what vital new information is being shared by the PVMA board and staff with their ever-growing membership. If you have an announcement for your fellow Vegetation Professionals, contact our office to be included.



NOTE: This space is not to solicit business for your company in any way but to share news and best practices with other industry professionals.



Spring Seminar

March 12, 2020 at the Red Deer Radisson Hotel


Speaker Information

 Vivianne Servant:  2 Sessions - Agricultural Health Study & Benefits of              


 Lisa Rybchuk: First Aid for Pesticide Exposure

 Theo Charret: Migratory Birds Training

            CEC’s & CEU’s have been applied for

Click here for more information & printable registration form

Online Registration




The Vegetation Manager 

The Newest edition is now available. See it online here.  Be sure to take note of the new advertising rates for 2019 so you can take advantage of a full year. 


PVMA Unveils its Newly Redesigned Website


Our association, in partnership with webs designer, Industrial NetMedia, have created a new interactive website with a member-fed Job Board and opportunities for PVMA member companies to advertise their business on our website. Browse around and discover all the new content and let us know what you think via our Contact Page.


Dow AgroSciences Features Bonus Video on Turning Barley into Beer


PVMA member, Dow AgroScience has shared a terrific video that details the process of converting boring old barley into something you'll want to party with. Check it out here.




Knowing Green. It's Our Nature.

Member Announcements

  • -The Vegetation Manager June 2020 Edition 
    Posted: Jun 03, 2020 RES.pdf

    Posted: May 14, 2020

    PVMA Fall Workshop & GM - Online format - October 21, 2020. Details coming soon!

    PVMA 3-day Spring Conference & AGM - River Cree - Mar 2-4, 2021

    Check back for more details regarding speakers, credits & registration information.

  • -UTT-UTW Certifications Extended 
    Posted: May 14, 2020

    If you have a PVMA UTT-UTW Certification that expires(ed) June 30, 2020 click here.

  • -Course Dates Updated 
    Posted: Apr 14, 2020

    UTT/UTW Recertification and Stump Treatment course dates have been updated on our calendar. 

    Recertification dates are: November 17-18, 2020 and November 19-20, 2020. Call or register online with Olds College. It is recommended that you register ASAP, it is anticipated that these dates will fill very quickly due to the Spring intakes being cancelled. 

    Stump Treatment date is November 18, 2020. Call or register online with Olds College

  • -UTT/UTW  
    Posted: Apr 09, 2020

    UTT/UTW workers who are expiring June 2020 are considered to have an extension to December 31, 2020. This is due to COVID 19 course cancellations. Please contact Olds College to register for their fall intakes ASAP.