Green Industry Links

 

GOVERNMENT AGENCIES

Alien Labor Certification

Internal Revenue Service (IRS)

Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ)

Texas Department of Agriculture (TDA)

Texas Legislature Online

Texas Water Development Board

Texas Workforce Commission (TWC)

United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)

 

 LANDSCAPING PERMITS

Air Permits

Air Permits by Rule

Brush Disposal

Landscape Irrigator Licensing

Pesticide Applicator

Petroleum Storage Tank Registration

 

NURSERY - GREENHOUSE - FLORIST

Industrial Wastewater and Storm Water Regulations

Nursery/Floral Inspection Certificate

 

PEST/DISEASE

Crape Myrtle Bark Scale

Rose Rosette

Integrated Pest Management/IPM

Whitefly Management System

Asian citrus psyllid, Diaphornia citri Kuwayama

Cycad Aulacaspis Scale

Pink hibiscus mealybug in Texas

P. ramorum rule published

 

REGULATORY

I-9 (Rev. 08/07/09) (English) PDF document, 447Kb

I-9 (Revisado en 08/07/09) (Spanish) PDF document, 443Kb

Handbook for Employers (Instructions for completing I-9 form)

 

RESEARCH

AmericanHort

Ellison Chair in International Floriculture

AmericanHort Research Institute

 

SAFETY

Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS)

Risk Management Agency (RMA)

Texas Department of Transportation(TxDot)

English/Spanish Safety Brochures

 

TAXATION

Landscape Contractor Texas Tax Requirements

Nursery Producer (See Sec.11.16.Farm Products. and Sec. 11.161 Implements of Husbandry)

Attorney General's Opinion re: nursery producers & ad valorem taxes

Texas Comptroller

The Texas Workforce Commission (TWC)

 

TEXAS SUPERSTAR

Superstar Plant Varieties

Best of Texas Landscape Guide

Texas Superstar Brochure

 

UNIVERSITIES

Eligible TNLA Scholarship Schools

Houston Community College

Richland College

Stephen F. Austin University

Tarrant County Junior College

Texas A&M University 

Texas Agricultural Extension Service

Texas State University-San Marcos

Texas Tech University

 

WATER  RESOURCES

Earth Kind

Texas Water Smart