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Welcome page for Landscape, Nursery & Urban Forestry

The UMass Extension Landscape, Nursery and Urban Forestry Team  works closely with the UMass Extension Turf Team to educate landscape, nursery and turf professionals by providing programs and research-based information on the best horticultural practices and technology for environmental stewardship in nursery and landscape management.

Gypsy Moth: Now that We Have Survived the Largest Outbreak Since 1981, What’s Next?

Many areas suffered at the hands (or should we say mouthparts) of gypsy moth (Lymantria dispar) caterpillars this season in Massachusetts.