PRT Growing Services acquires Woodmere Nursery Ltd.’s Alberta facility
February 21, 2023
On February 21, 2023, PRT Growing Services Ltd. (“PRT”) reached an agreement with Woodmere Nursery Ltd. (“Woodmere”) to acquire its nursery in Fairview, Alberta. The 134,000-square-foot nursery has steadily grown to reach an annual production capacity of over nine million forest seedlings, serving a wide range of customers in Western Canada, including forest companies, government, private woodlot owners and Indigenous communities.
PRT Growing Services Ltd. is a forest seedling propagator and the largest producer of container-grown forest seedlings in North America, currently growing more than 250 million seedlings annually and operating a network of forest seedling nurseries in the US and Canada.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP advised PRT Growing with a team led by Robin Mahood and Glynnis Morgan that included Geena Lee and Micky Hoskin (Business).