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

2020 Kentucky Fruit and Vegetable Conference. January 6-7, 2020. Embassy Suites Hotel, 1801 Newtown Pike, Lexington, Kentucky 40511. Contact:

The Southern Nursery Association (SNA) before the Mid-Atlantic Nursery Trade Show (MANTS) 2019. January 6-7, 2020. Baltimore Convention Center. Contact: the Southern Nursery Association, Inc., PO Box 801454, Acworth, GA 30101, 678.809.9992; e-mail,;  url,

MANTS 2020 (Mid-Atlantic Nursery Trade Show). January 8-10, 2020. Baltimore Convention Center, One West Pratt Street, Baltimore, MD. Contact: MANTS®, P.O. Box 818, Brooklandville, MD 21022; 800.431.0066; Fax, 410.296.8288; e-mail,; url,

Kentucky Nursery & Landscape Association (KNLA) Winter Education Outing and Expo. January 22-23, 2020. Holiday Inn Louisville East - Hurstbourne, 1325 S Hurstbourne Pkwy, Louisville, KY  40222. Contact: Melanie Fransen, Exec. Dir.; e-mail, ; url, or register

National Farm Machinery Show. February 12-15, 2020. Kentucky Exposition Center, 937 Phillips Lane, Louisville, Kentucky 40209. Contact: NFMS, P.O. Box 37130 Louisville, KY 40233-7130; 502.367.5004; url, 

43rd Annual Turf and Landscape Management Short Course. February 18-20, 2020. Paroquet Springs Conference Center, 395, Paroquet Springs Drive, Shepardsville, KY 40165. Contact: UK Turfgrass Center; 859.231.0662,; e-mail,; url,

Kentucky Arobrists' Assocaition (KAA) Annual Conference. February 20-21, 2020. University of Louisville, Shelbyhurst Campus, 9001 Shelbyville Rd, Louisville, KY 40222.  Contact: url,

Annual ASLA Kentucky Conference on Landscape Architecture. March 12-13, 2020.  Woodford Reserve Club at Kroger Field, 1540 University Dr. Lexington, KY, 40506.  Contact: url, 

Cultivate'20. July 11–14, 2020. Greater Columbus Convention Center, Columbus, Ohio. Contact: 614.487.1117; e-mail, or  ; url,

The Perennial Plant Association’s 2020 National Symposium. August 3 - 6, 2020. Lancaster Marriott at Penn Square, Lancaster, PA. Contact:

 ASHS 2020 Annual Conference. August 10-13, 2020. Rosen Plaza Hotel, 9700 International Dr, Orlando, FL 32819, Contact: ASHS, 113 South West Street, Suite 200, Alexandria, VA 22314-2851; 703.836.4606; fax, 703.836.2024; url,

Farwest Show: National Nursery & Greenhouse Trade Show. August 26-28, 2020. Oregon Convention Center, 777 NE MLK Jr. Blvd., Portland, OR 97232. Contact: 503.682.5089; url,