Posts by INLA Office

ICNP Testing June 20

Posted on Apr 13, 2018 in Events, news, Slider

ICNP Testing June 20

ICNP Testing is to be held at the Iowa Arboretum in Madrid, IA Download June registration form June 20, 2018 9 AM – Noon INLA Certified Nursery...

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Nursery Production Manager – Bristol, WI

Posted on Apr 11, 2018 in Job Postings

Chalet Farm – Bristol, WI Nursery Production Manager  Chalet Farms is a 183-acre multi-purpose property in Bristol, Wisconsin.   One hundred acres are dedicated to the production of high-quality plant material – both field and container.  We have an opportunity for a Nursery Production Manager to join our team.  Responsibilities include: Personnel Management & Labor Prioritization – Train and manage a staff of 6 to 10 that consists of both seasonal and year-round employees. Develop labor budget that addresses the production plan, maintains existing inventory and anticipated harvest...

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Native Plant Technician – Temp

Posted on Mar 28, 2018 in Job Postings

TEMPORARY: Native Plant Technician (03918-TEMP)   DEPARTMENT: Tallgrass Prairie Center LOCATION: 2412 W. 27th Street, Cedar Falls, IA 50613 CONTACT: Laura Jackson – Phone: 319-273-2705 DEPARTMENT URL: https://www.tallgrassprairiecenter.org/ HOURLY WAGE: $12.00 – $15.00 Number of Positions: 1 SCHEDULE: Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.; some variable hours on weekends checking on greenhouse plants. Hours Per Week: 35 hours SHIFT: First Anticipated Start Date: 5/1/2018 Anticipated Length of Appointment: 4 months Additional Information: PRIMARY FUNCTION: Performs greenhouse...

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Seasonal Landscape Installers

Posted on Mar 28, 2018 in Job Postings

Vic Scott Landscaping in Ankeny, Iowa is looking for landscape installers for this season. Experience is a plus but will train. Planting, hardscape and landscape maintenance would be the main focus. Must be at least 18 years old and prefer that you have a valid drivers license. If interested, please contact, Vic Scott at 515-289-1070 or at vicscott@vicscottlandscaping.com

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Recognitions at the 2018 ISU Shade Tree Short Course & INLA Trade Show

Posted on Feb 28, 2018 in Events, news, Slider

Recognitions at the 2018 ISU Shade Tree Short Course & INLA Trade Show

At the INLA annual meeting on Wednesday, Feb. 21, INLA President John Hughes announced the 2017-18 INLA scholarship recipients as well as presented the “2018 Merit Award” to Wayne Koos, “2018 ICNP of The Year Award” to Anne Marie VanDerZanden, and “2018 Hall of Fame” to Doug Matthias. 2018  Merit Award   – Wayne Koos Our Merit Award winner first became interested in horticulture when he was looking to plant a windbreak for his home. He attended workshops and events at the Iowa Arboretum and later joined as a member in the late 1980’s. He found himself constantly volunteering and...

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