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Protecting Values In Pennsylvania
Wednesday, February 26, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
New High Tunnel Laws: Potential Glitch? »
HARRISBURG – There is a potential glitch in the implementation of the new high tunnels laws, Acts 114 and 130 of 2013. Th...
Wednesday, January 29, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Senate Committee to Take up Turf Fertilizer Bill »
HARRISBURG - An EPA-backed bill to regulate the application of turf grass fertilizer has been scheduled for action by the...
Wednesday, January 29, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Movement on High Tunnel Bill »
HARRISBURG – A bill (HB 1440) to exempt high tunnels (hoop houses) from the Uniform Construction Code (UCC) may be getting...
Thursday, January 2, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Third High Tunnel Bill Stalls in Senate »
HARRISBURG - Although the Governor signed two high tunnel bills in December, a third bill clarifying that high tunnels are...
Thursday, January 2, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
What’s Coming in Pennsylvania in 2014… »
HARRISBURG - Stay tuned to PLNA e-News for continuing coverage of important issues in the coming months of 2014. Here are...
Thursday, January 2, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
You Could Save Thousands on Your Real Estate Tax Bill this Year! »
HARRISBURG - Two bills proposed by PLNA to prevent real estate taxes on high tunnels were signed into law by the Governor...
Thursday, December 12, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
PA House and Senate Exempt High Tunnels from Real Estate Taxes »
HARRISBURG - This past week the Pennsylvania House and Senate sent two bills to the Governor for his signature that exempt...
Wednesday, November 27, 2013   (2 Comments - view/add)
Robertson Merits Penn State Leadership Award »
Gregg Robertson, Government Relations consultant for PLNA and former President of PLNA, was presented with the Penn Stat...
Wednesday, November 27, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Governor Signs $2.3 Billion Transportation Funding Bill »
HARRISBURG  - Monday, Governor Corbett signed into law a $2.3 billion transportation bill that will provide funds f...
Wednesday, November 27, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Save thousands with a five minute investment of your time… »
HARRISBURG - Two of three bills designed to prevent increased taxes and local government regulations on high tunnels and...
Monday, November 4, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
High Tunnel Bills May Pass before Thanksgiving »
HARRISBURG - According to House and Senate Agriculture Committee staff, bills (SB 638 and HB 1439) assuring that high tun...
Monday, November 4, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Fertilizer Bill Introduced… Finally! »
HARRISBURG - Last week Senator Brubaker introduced his bill regulating the application of lawn fertilizers in Pennsylvani...
Monday, October 14, 2013   (3 Comments - view/add)
Sales Taxes and Landscape Contractors »
HARRISBURG - PLNA recently has received several questions from landscape contractors about what is subject to sales tax an...
Monday, October 14, 2013   (1 Comment - view/add)
Police Crackdown on Non-Compliant Vehicles »
HARRISBURG - State and local police are stepping up their enforcement efforts on unregistered or improperly registered tru...
Monday, October 14, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Talks on High Tunnel Bills Progress »
HARRISBURG - The four bills that are active in the General Assembly that would clarify that high tunnels are not subject t...
Monday, September 2, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
PLNA Pushes for Boxwood Blight Composting Research »
HARRISBURG – With boxwood blight being introduced into Pennsylvania (see August e-News article ), the proper disposal...
Monday, September 2, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
PLNA Works with Pennsylvania Ag Groups to Push Immigration Reform »
HARRISBURG – With Congress in recess for August, PLNA and a coalition of other Pennsylvania ag groups spread out across Pe...
Monday, August 12, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Harrisburg August Doldrums »
HARRISBURG – Even though not much is happening on the General Assembly calendar during August, PLNA continues to work with...
Sunday, August 11, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Beware Boxwood Blight and Sudden Oak Death »
HARRISBURG, PA - The Pa. Department of Agriculture (PDA) is warning wholesale nurseries, retail garden centers, landscape...
Sunday, July 7, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Fertilizer Bill: Still Waiting… »
HARRISBURG – The fertilizer bill expected to be introduced by Senator Mike Brubaker (R-Lancaster) has not yet shown up. PL...
Sunday, July 7, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
High Tunnel Bills Stall as General Assembly Breaks for Summer »
HARRISBURG - A set of bills to clarify that high tunnels are not subject to real estate taxes in Pennsylvania stalled amid...
Sunday, June 16, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
PANTS13 – Join Us In Philadelphia! »
PHILADELPHIA - PANTS13 is a must attend event for the garden center retailer, wholesale buyer, landscape professional, and...
Friday, June 14, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
PDA Proposes New Noxious Weed Law »
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Friday, June 14, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Lawn Fertilizer Bill Introduction Still Pending… »
HARRISBURG  – The bill restricting lawn fertilizer application rates and requiring certification of professional app...
Friday, June 14, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Don’t Use Firewood to Stabilize Root Balls for Shipment! »
Harrisburg – Pennsylvania could be responsible for introducing emerald ash borer to Vermont through the shipping practic...
Friday, June 14, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
High Tunnel Bills Clear House Ag Committee Unanimously »
Harrisburg - A set of three bills written to clarify that high tunnels are not subject to real estate taxes, were reporte...
Tuesday, May 28, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Boxwood Blight Found in Cumberland County »
HARRISBURG – The Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture (PDA) announced today’s meeting of the Pennsylvania Invasive Speci...
Monday, May 6, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Brubaker to Introduce New Fertilizer Bill »
HARRISBURG - Senator Michael Brubaker (R - Lancaster) has circulated a sponsorship memorandum seeking co-sponsors for a re...
Monday, May 6, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
High tunnel Bill Clears Senate 49-0 »
HARRISBURG - Senate Bill 638, which would exempt high tunnels or hoop houses from county or other local real estate taxes,...
Monday, April 22, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Corbett Administration Expands TreeVitalize Statewide »
HARRISBURG - Department of Conservation and Natural Resources Secretary Richard Allan today announced that the administrat...
Monday, April 22, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Musser Forests, Pennsylvania FFA and PLNA Green the Capitol »
HARRISBURG, PA – Musser Forests, the Pennsylvania FFA Association and the Pennsylvania Landscape and Nursery Association p...
Monday, April 8, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Business Opportunity for Stormwater Projects »
MIDDLETOWN - The Little Conestoga Partnership has released two requests for qualifications, one to develop residential sto...
Monday, April 8, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Fertilizer Bill Rears Its Head - Again »
HARRISBURG - The turf grass fertilizer bill that died in committee at the end of the General Assembly session last Novembe...
Friday, April 5, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
House Develops Version of High Tunnel Bills »
HARRISBURG - Last week, Representative John Maher (R - Allegheny) directed his staff to develop a series of bills that wou...
Friday, April 5, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Corbett Supports Ag Labor Needs »
HARRISBURG - Governor Corbett recently sent a letter to the Pennsylvania Congressional delegation supporting agriculture’s...

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