News & Events

VNLA/Green Works 2020 Winter Meeting & Trade Show

December 6, 2019

2020 Winter Meeting & Trade Show February 13, 2020 UVM Davis Center Burlington, VT  05401 See full schedule and register here!

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Green Mountain Habitat for Humanity Project / View Slideshow!

September 17, 2019

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 to Conduct 2019 Census of Horticultural Specialties

April 18, 2019

Contact: Charlotte Staver (800) 498-1518 Charlotte.Staver@usda.gov   The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) will conduct the 2019 Census of Horticultural Specialties this winter to provide a comprehensive picture of the U.S. horticulture industry. Survey codes will be mailed this month to more than 40,000 horticulture producers to respond online. Collected just…

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Searching for Pollinator Attractive Plants?

May 3, 2018

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

May 3, 2018

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 4, 2018

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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Green Works/VNLA Change in Bylaws Notice – 1/12/18

January 12, 2018

TO: Green Works/VNLA Active Members DATE: January 12, 2018 SUBJECT: Proposed Bylaws Changes – OFFICIAL NOTICE According to Article XII of our bylaws, amendments or revisions to the bylaws may be made by a two-thirds vote of the active members at any meeting, providing that members are notified of the full text of the revision…

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Green Works/VNLA Winter Meeting and Trade Show Attendee Registration 2018

December 21, 2017

February 15, 2018 – Thursday UVM Davis Center Burlington, VT PRE-REGISTRATION CLOSED WALK-IN REGISTRATION WELCOME AT THE DOOR; Lunch will not be available. 8:00 am – 5:00 pm THE DAY’S SCHEDULE 8:00 – 9:00 am – Trade Show Registration 8:00 -10:30 am – VCH Exam 9:00 -10:30 am – Keynote Address w/Thomas Rainer, Phyto Studio,…

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Annual Winter Meeting & Trade Show Exhibitor Registration – 2018

December 11, 2017

Green Works/Vermont Nursery & Landscape Association would like to invite you to exhibit at our Annual Winter Meeting and Trade Show on Thursday, February 15, 2018.   The meeting will be held at the University of Vermont-Davis Center, US Route 2/Main Street/Williston Road, Burlington, VT. We expect 100-150 attendees to visit our Winter Meeting & Trade Show and have set aside time throughout the day for attendees to visit exhibitors.

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Green Works/VNLA Tuesday Twilight 12/5/17 – Tears & Beers End of the Season Gathering!

November 21, 2017

Please join fellow VNLA members at The Growler Garage in downtown Burlington for an end of the season gathering to raise a glass and talk about all the ups and downs of this past season!   Catch up with friends and colleagues and share your stories of this past season and what is to come.   Please…

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