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Green Works Winter Workshop: Planting for Success

February 11, 2016

March 22, 2016 – Tuesday Planting for Success 10:00am-Noon UVM Horticulture Farm Green Mountain Drive S. Burlington, VT  05445 Join V.J Comai of Bartlett Tree Experts for this presentation on proper planting techniques that will help to ensure the establishment and health of your plantings for years to come. We will cover the best practices…

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Green Works Winter Workshop: Maintenance and Best Practices

February 11, 2016

March 30, 2016 – Wednesday Maintenance and Best Practices 9:30 am – Noon 289 Upper Meadow Lane Charlotte, VT   05445 Join Ashley Robinson, Landscape Designer and Aaron Smith of S&D Landscapes for a one site (residential home), four-season presentation. They will discuss ways to foster healthy, productive and beautiful landscapes for now & years to…

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Green Works Winter Workshop: Technology in the Green Industry

February 5, 2016

February 18, 2016 – Thursday Technology in the Green Industry 10:00am – 3:30pm Fletcher Free Library – Pickering Room 235 College Street, Burlington, VT   05401 The goal of this day long workshop is to help our members keep up to date with the wide range of software/technological tools available to help them succeed in the…

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Green Works Winter Workshop: Best Pruning Practices

February 1, 2016

February 26, 2016 – Friday Best Pruning Practices 10:00am – Noon South Forty Nursery 184 Tamarack Road, Charlotte, VT  05445 Join V.J. Comai of Bartlett Tree Experts as he demonstrates the basics and importance of good structural pruning as trees develop and mature. We will cover basic tree biology, terminology, tools,  and  techniques  essential in…

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Green Works Winter Workshop: Photographing the Winter Landscape

January 29, 2016

March 11, 2016 – Friday Photographing the Winter Landscape 2:00 – 4:00 pm Shelburne Farms 1611 Harbor Road, Shelburne, VT  05482 Ashley Robinson, landscape designer and Green Works board member will lead a walk through at Shelburne Farms.  Come walk, talk and snap on the farm trails with camera in hand and be ready to…

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Green Works/VNLA Winter Meeting and Trade Show – 2016

January 4, 2016

The Green Works/VNLA Annual Winter Meeting and Trade Show will be held February 12, 2016 at the Sheraton Burlington Hotel & Conference Center.

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Michael Dirr at New England Grows

January 4, 2016

  Read Ed Burke’s upcoming article in the Winter Issue of The Dirt, Green Works quarterly newsletter – “Michael Dirr at New England Grows”.   Download the Michael Dirr handouts here:   DirrCornucopiaHandoutV3-2 DirrNobleTreesHandout

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Annual Winter Meeting & Trade Show Exhibitor Registration

December 7, 2015

Green Works/Vermont Nursery & Landscape Association would like to invite you to exhibit at our Annual Winter Meeting and Trade Show on Friday, February 12, 2016.   The meeting will be held at the Sheraton Burlington Hotel & Conference Center, 870 Williston Road, S. 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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Invasive Species Management Tour: December 9, 2015

November 18, 2015

December 9, 2015 – Wednesday Invasive Species Management Tour @ the Charlotte Park & Wildlife Refuge 1:00 – 3:00 pm 1489 Greenbush Road, Charlotte, VT  05445 Walk the trails at the Charlotte Park and Wildlife Refuge as we tour the property.  A team of volunteers, led by Jenny Cole and Sue Smith, have been working…

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Green Works/VNLA 2015 Industry Awards Program

September 30, 2015

The 2015 Industry Awards application process is OPEN!   Entries must be postmarked by December 31, 2015.  For complete details and to download entry forms visit:  http://greenworksvermont.org/membership/industry-awards-program-2/.   Please contact the office if you would like the entry forms mailed to you or if you have any questions.

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