Who are the members of the Nursery Crop Extension Research Team?

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Nursery Extension Research Team


Our YouTube channel boasts almost 250,000 views and nearly 500 subscribers.

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New Grower Resources

If you are new to the nursery industry you may find the information here very helpful.

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New Grower Resources


KYNURSERIES-L subscribers include Kentucky nursery wholesalers, retailers, landscapers, and extension personnel. The purpose is to discuss issues related to the nursery industry in Kentucky.

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Life Cycle Assessment

(LCA) is a tool to study horticultural crop production systems, horticultural services and individual components on environmental impacts such as the carbon footprint.

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Upcoming Events

UK Cut Flower Virtual Short Course I: Kentucky Perennials for Cuts. March 22, 2021. Contact: Alexis Sheffield; e-mail, or Kristin Hildabrand, e-mail,  Register at:

2021 PHS Philadelphia Flower Show. June 5-13, 2021. FDR Park (outdoors), 1500 Pattison Avenue & Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19145. Register for limited times and tickets at

American Public Gardens Association (APGA) The Garden…Beyond: Virtual Annual Conference.  June 07-10, 2021.

Cultivate'21 and Hemp Conference at Cultivate’21!  July 10 – July 13, 2021. Greater Columbus Convention Center, Columbus, Ohio.  Contact: 614.487.1117; e-mail,  or; url,

UK Cut Flower Virtual Short Course 2: Virtual Farm Tour and Post-Harvest. July 19, 2021. Contact: Alexis Sheffield; e-mail,  or Kristin Hildabrand, e-mail, kristin.goodin@uky.ed

Perennial Plant Association (PPA) 2021 Virtual National Symposium.  July 27-29, 2021.

ASHS 2021 Annual Conference. August, 5-9, 2021. Hyatt Regency Denver Convention Center, Denver, Colorado. Contact: ASHS, 113 South West Street, Suite 200, Alexandria, VA 22314-2851; 703.836.4606; fax, 703.836.2024; url,

Perennial Plant Association Pop-Ups:
August 5, 2021 Cavano’s Perennials, Kingsville, MD
August 26, 2021 Walter’s Gardens, Zeeland, MI
September 9, 2021 Marriott at Penn Square, Lancaster, PA
September 16, 2021 Hoffman’s Nursery, Rougemont, NC

UK Cut Flower Virtual Short Course 3: Growing in Structures. September 20, 2021. Contact: Alexis Sheffield; e-mail,  or Kristin Hildabrand, e-mail,

Eastern Region International Plant Propagators’ Society Conference: September 29 - October 1, 2021,  Chicago, IL Contact: Stephanie Stockton, IPPS Executive Secretary/Treasurer; e-mail,; url, or Facebook

Southern Region International Plant Propagators’ Society October 23-27, 2021: Mobile, AL. Contact: Donna Foster,  803.743.4284; 4661 Crystal Dr. Columbia, SC 29206;