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Green Mountain Habitat for Humanity Project

The VNLA/Green Works established the Volunteer Project/Outreach Committee (VPOC) in February, 2018 and chose to work with Green Mountain Habitat for Humanity (GMHH) because we believe in their mission to provide affordable housing and because landscaping is an area that is often overlooked and/or underfunded on much housing of this nature.   The VPOC completed the…

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USDA Crop Insurance Coverage 2019

Insurance Deadline Approaches for Nursery Growers Jake Jacobs, University of Vermont Agricultural Risk and Crop Insurance Education Nursery growers are reminded that May 1st is the final date to apply for USDA crop insurance coverage for the 2019 crop year. Coverage begins June 1st. Why crop insurance? Despite your best management and planning, unexpected events…

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Searching for Pollinator Attractive Plants?

A new resource is now available through a Rutgers University project which includes a plant search page where you can search for pollinator-attractive plants by zip code, bloom period, sun/shade requirements, and pollinator attractiveness.  Follow this link to check out their “Proctecting Bees website”:  https://protectingbees.njaes.rutgers.edu/

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Emerald Ash Borer in Vermont

Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) has been confirmed in Orange, Washington, and Caledonia Counties.   To learn more about EAB identification, FAQs, resources and where to report EAB and other invasive species visit:  https://vtinvasives.org/eab.  You can also sign up to receive updates on the expansion of the infestation of EAB in Vermont.

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VNLA/Green Works 2018 Season Kick Off – Tuesday Twilight Gathering

April 24, 2018 – 5:30-7:30pm UVM Horticulture Research Farm Green Mountain Drive South Burlington, VT   05403 Join fellow VNLA/Green Works members for the first of the season kick-off brainstorm session at the UVM Hort Farm!  Refreshments and light snacks will be served.  With time permitting, a walking tour of the plant collections will also be…

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