Associations

OVTA - Ottawa Valley Turfgrass Association
[www.ovta.ca]
Association of golf course superintendents, turf professionals and suppliers dedicated to the on-going education and development of the turfgrass industry.

OPA – Ontario Parks Association
[www.opassoc.on.ca]
Ontario Parks Association is committed to civic beautification, the advancement, protection and conservation of parks, open space and the environment as we practice "Protecting Tomorrow Today"® in the province of Ontario.

ORFA Ontario Recreation Facilities Association Inc.
[www.orfa.com]
The Mission of the Ontario Recreation Facilities Association Inc. is to strategically provide leadership in the professional development, promotion, awareness and enhancement of recreation facilitation.

TPI – Turf Producers International
[www.turfgrasssod.org]
A trade association of individuals and firms engaged in the business of planting, growing and marketing sod.

STA - Sports Turf Association
[www.sportsturfassociation.com]
The Sports Turf Association, University of Guelph, dedicated to synthetic turf and natural turf grass professional managers guiding construction, maintenance and minimizing athletic turf related injuries.

UPA Union des Producteurs Agricoles
[www.upa.qc.ca]
The Union des producteurs agricoles is a professional farmers’ union organization. Its main purpose and its action are based on values: respect for the individual, solidarity, collective action, social justice, fairness, democracy.