Education and continuing education are important objectives of the organization.
The Association offers scholarships to qualified students in the horticulture industry or a related field.
Certification of horticulture professionals recognized across the state of Montana test the rpofessinla's knowledge both in written exam and detailed plant identification. This Certified Plant Professional (CPP) distinction is renewed every 5 years with a require that the CPP conducts training, attends relevant seminars nd other community service that help advance the profession.
Ongoing, continuing education programs are offered through the association often in conjugation with a major Montana university or agency program.
Click on the above links to learn more about each of these three areas.