MNLA News & Information

  • Quarantine of Ash In Essex County Effective 4/1/14

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    Following the discovery of emerald ash borer (Agrilus planipennis, “EAB”) this past fall in North Andover, MA, Officials from the Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) have announced that a quarantine will be established in Essex County beginning April 1, 2014. Emerald ash borer is an invasive wood-boring pest that…Read more >

  • 2014 Summer Conference and Trade Show

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    July 24: MNLA/MFGA Summer Conference and Trade Show at Savage Farms, Deerfield, MA Our Keynote Presentation…“The Future in Plant Materials” by Michael Dirr Our featured Keynote speaker is the author of seven books, including Manual of Woody Landscape Plants: Their Identification, Ornamental Characteristics, Culture and Propagation and Uses, a widely…Read more >

  • Tour de Fleur – North Shore


    Save the date of June 18, 2014 Once again MNLA is giving members an unprecedented opportunity to see first-hand what puts Massachusetts garden centers and wholesale nurseries at the top of their markets. This guided bus tour will visit a full roster of garden centers and wholesale nurseries in the North Shore…Read more >

  • MCH Exam Schedule for 2014

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    The Massachusetts Nursery and Landscape Association announces that the next MCH exam will be held on The NEXT MCH exam will be held on Friday, February 7, 2014 at New England Grows in Boston, MA (  The exam will begin promptly at 9:00 AM in Room 204 A EXAM FEE: …Read more >

  • Science of Mulch

    Grow With A Pro twilight mar 2014 The ONLINE registration is closed for this meeting.  To register as a walk-in please call the MNLA office at 413-369-4731.  Walk-in rates apply: $45.00 member, $50.00 MCH non member, $60.00 Non Member Get the inside scoop on mulch! Bark Mulch is a well…Read more >