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Monday, July 27, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Plastic Pots and The Green Industry: Production, Use, Disposal and the Environmental Impacts »
Summary of report supplied by the Association of Professional Landscape Designers The green industry is the driver of p...
Wednesday, July 8, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
UMass Soil and Plant Nutrient Testing Lab Accepting New Orders July 13, 2020 »
The UMass Soil and Plant Nutrient Testing Lab is pleased to announce that they will be accepting new orders for ROUTINE S...
Friday, June 26, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
UMass Soil & Plant Nutrient Testing Lab has reopened »
The UMass Soil & Plant Nutrient Testing Lab has reopened as of June 23, 2020, in order to analyze samples that were...
Thursday, June 4, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Paycheck Protection Program: What you need to know »
Brought to you by MNLA and the generosity of the Ohio Landscapers Association Click here to watch a prerecorded w...
Monday, April 27, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Small Business Administration’s Paycheck Protection Program: Additional Funds Now Available »
Last week, the President signed legislation appropriating $310B in additional funds to the Small Business Administration’s...

Pollinator Information
Wednesday, January 25, 2017
HRI Releases Industry BMPs for Bee Health »
The Horticultural Research Institute, the research foundation of AmericanHort, is pleased to announce the release of Best...
Saturday, January 14, 2017
First bumblebee species listed under Endangered Species Act »
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has added the first bumblebee species to the endangered list on Tuesday. This comes...
Friday, August 12, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
International Conference Focuses on Pollinator Research »
The third international conference on pollinator biology, health, and policy was held in mid-July at Penn State University...
Wednesday, June 22, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hear the Buzz? It's Pollinator Week! »
Starting June 20, it’s Pollinator Week! AmericanHort and partners in the National Pollinator Garden Network are busy educa...
Tuesday, June 21, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Governor Baker Declares June 20 – 26, 2016 “Massachusetts Pollinator Week” »
BOSTON – Governor Charlie Baker, in support of National Pollinator Week, has declared June 20 – 26, 2016 as “Massachusett...

Events
Wednesday, April 8, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Online courses from Native Plant Trust »
Native Plant Trust is offering a series of online courses starting April 20, 2020. Each course is available online until A...
Monday, January 14, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
109th MNLA Annual Meeting & Luncheon »
  Notice is hereby given that the Annual Meeting of the Massachusetts Nursery and Landscape Association Will be...
Tuesday, January 9, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
108th MNLA Annual Meeting & Luncheon »
  Notice is hereby given that the Annual Meeting of the Massachusetts Nursery and Landscape Association Will be...
Friday, July 28, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
New England GROWS: Emerging Trends & Practical Techniques »
Boston, Massachusetts—New England Grows, the Northeast's premier conference and exposition for green industry professional...
Tuesday, January 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Emerging Trends & Innovative Techniques Draw Thousands of Horticulture Professionals to NE Grows »
BOSTON, Mass.- New England GROWS, the Northeast's largest educational conference and green industry exposition, wrapped u...

Pests
Wednesday, June 3, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
InsectXaminer Episode 3: Euonymus Caterpillar (Yponomeuta cagnagella) »
The euonymus caterpillar was first reported in North America in 1967 in Ontario. This non-native insect is from Europe and...
Monday, March 30, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
InsectXaminer Episode 1: Gypsy Moth (Lymantria dispar) »
Gypsy moth has been in Massachusetts since the 1860's. This invasive insect from Europe often goes unnoticed, thanks to po...
Thursday, February 21, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
State Agricultural Officials Urge Residents to Check Plants for Spotted Lanternfly »
Discovery of Single Adult Insect Highlights Importance of Vigilant Reporting of this Pest BOSTON – The Massachuse...
Friday, March 23, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
AmericanHort Welcomes Farm Bill Pest and Disease Funding »
Columbus, OH – AmericanHort enthusiastically welcomed Agriculture Secretary Sonny Purdue’s announcement earlier today that...
Wednesday, January 17, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Latest Neonic Research »
A newly published research article compared the uptake and dissipation of two neonicotinoid residues in nectar and foliage...

Past News & Events
Tuesday, February 4, 2014
Don't just stand there...Plant Something on May 15th! »
"Don’t Just Stand There…Plant Something” is a campaign to coax Massachusetts residents to plant something—anything!—on Ma...
Tuesday, February 4, 2014
Earn MCH Credits...Around New England »
The following education programs are worth 1 MCH credit per program. UMass Extension  Diseases of Greenhouse C...
Tuesday, February 4, 2014
MCH Exam Schedule for 2014 »
The Massachusetts Nursery and Landscape Association announces that the next MCH exam will be held on The NEXT  ...