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UMass Extension Landscape, Nursery & Urban Forestry Program

The UMass Extension Landscape, Nursery and Urban Forestry Program helps 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.

COVID-19 Statement from UMass Extension

As you are probably aware, operations at the University of Massachusetts Amherst have been significantly reduced in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. In addition to student activities, this also applies to research and the facilities managed by UMass Extension and the Center for Agriculture, Food, and the Environment, including the Soil and Plant Nutrient Testing Lab; the Plant Disease Diagnostics Lab; and Weed, Insect, Turfgrass, and Invasive Plant Identification until at least April 6, 2020. Until further notice, please do not send or deliver samples to the campus, as we cannot process them. 

TickTalk with TickReport Webinar Series

Deer tickTicks are active again! Learn more each month with TickTalk which will feature exciting guest speakers on tick topics that you told us were important to YOU. Tune in the 2nd Wednesday of the month!