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.



Fall Seminar and General Meeting

Our Fall Workshop will be taking place October 16, 2019 at the Red Deer Radisson Hotel, 6500 67 Street. There will be some interesting information presented by our speakers including Dr. Ken Fry. Register online here, or print the form here


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. 



Fall Seminar and General Meeting

October 16, 2019 in Red Deer, venue TBD


Keep watching for more details.


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

  • -PVMA Fall Work Shop 
    Posted: Sep 03, 2019

    Fall workshop will be in Red Deer October 16, 2019 

    Radisson Hotel 6500 67 Street

    If you are staying overnight, be sure and ask for the $99 PVMA rate!

    Workshop cost: Member rate is $31.50 including GST, Non-Member rate is $52.50 including GST. Registration deadline is October 7, 2019, don't miss out.
    Register here! or you can print from here


    10:00AM Doors open & Registration

    10:30 – 11:30 Speaker

    11:30 – 12:30 PM Lunch

    12:30 PM – 1:30 PVMA Director update and general meeting

    1:30 – 2:30 Speaker

    CEC’s and CEU’s will be applied for.

    One of the speakers will be Dr. Ken Fry, an Environmental Horticulturalist and entomologist. 

    Sponsorship Opportunities:

    Gold $500 – Recognition on power point rolling screen, poster at registration and front of room, as well as recognition on agenda, & on tent cards at tables

    Silver $300 - Recognition on power point rolling screen, poster at registration and front of room

    Bronze $100 – Recognition on power point rolling screen

    Door prize sponsor - Recognition on power point rolling screen

    Trade Show Opportunities available
    Table cost is $100/slot plus GST. 

  • -UTT/UTW Re-certification Course  
    Posted: May 30, 2019

    UTT/UTW Recertification Course

    November 14-15, 2019

    at Olds College

  • -The Vegetation Manager 2019 May Digital Edition 
    Posted: May 09, 2019

    The Vegetation Manager 2019 May Digital Edition is now available.

    Posted: Apr 01, 2019

    SPRING CONFERENCE 2020 in Red Deer, Alberta

    Keep watching for more details.