Metro Hort Group
Metro Hort Group, Inc. is an association of horticulture professionals in New York City and Tri-State area. The mission of Metro Hort is to provide opportunities for horticultural education, networking and employment for the public and private sectors, with the goal of cultivating a more attractive, sustainable, and green environment.
Blacklegged ticks (a.k.a Deer ticks)
New York State, which has some of the highest numbers of disease cases from ticks in the U.S., unveiled a statewide tick-borne disease control plan. Details include expansion of tick control methods on public lands; increased education; and a charge to the state Department of Health to pursue research. Learn more HERE