NYSNLA Newsletter - Excelsior Green

The NYSNLA Newsletter, Excelsior Green, is the official publication of the New York State Nursery and Landscape Association. Each issue of the newsletter contains useful, relevant and timely information for members and green industry professionals across New York State.

NYSNLA Newsletter Now Coming Out Quarterly
Membership & Marketing Committee Seeking Articles, Insights, Photos & Your News!

Right after the new year began, a special double-issue of Excelsior Green, NYSNLA's newsletter was released. ICYMI--click here!

NYSNLA will now be publishing the newsletter quarterly--and seeks member involvement for the betterment of the publication and our professional community.  

Here's what we are looking for:

  • Articles about nursery, landscaping, business, marketing and Green Industry practices. Share your expertise! 

  • "My Favorite Plant" - We will bring back this feature from the past. Send in a photo and reasons why you like a certain plant.

  • "Blast from the Past" - Do you have a photograph or clipping from NYSNLA's history and would like to share? Scan and send it in--with your memory or connection to the image.
  • Photographs - Send in shots from your business--maybe a display of job you are particularly proud of--maybe of your team--or a recent achievement. People love seeing what others are doing--and share in their good news!

  • News/Events from Your Region - Send us your photos and descriptions or plans for future events.

Here is the editorial schedule and submission deadlines for the year:

Winter Issue: 
Deadline for Copy - February 12 / Targeted Distribution Date - February 26  

Spring Issue: 
Deadline for Copy - April 15 / Targeted Distribution Date - May 3

Fall Issue: 
Deadline for Copy - August 26 / Targeted Distribution Date - September 3

Year-End Issue: 
Deadline for Copy - October 25 / Targeted Distribution Date - November 1

Send Articles, Items & Photos to [email protected].

For more details, contact the NYSNLA State Office at (518) 580-4063 or email [email protected].

NYSNLA and the editors of the newsletter reserve the right to edit any article for grammar or space limitations, as well as the right to refuse any submission.