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Landscape Construction Supervisor

Posted by on Nov 5, 2018 in Job Postings | 0 comments

Company: Ted Lare Design Build is a reputable full service Landscaping company seeking Landscape Construction Supervisors who are willing to grow with us. We focus on professionalism and a strong drive to be the best landscaping in the Metro in terms of quality, speed, and efficiency. We expect a lot from our supervisors but compensate well with competitive wages and benefits. Job Description: We are looking for a reliable, hard-working individual who doesn’t mind getting their hands dirty, who likes working outside and takes pride in...

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63RD ANNUAL ISU SHADE TREE SHORT COURSE & INLA TRADE SHOW

Posted by on Aug 31, 2018 in Events, news, Slider | 0 comments

63RD ANNUAL ISU SHADE TREE SHORT COURSE & INLA TRADE SHOW

  SAVE THE DATE! 63RD ANNUAL ISU SHADE TREE SHORT COURSE & INLA TRADE SHOW February 19-21, 2019 SCHEMAN BUILDING, AMES   Add Feb 19-21, 2019 to your calendar! The 2019 INLA Trade Show will be full of education, networking, INLA hosted member meeting, a scholarship hospitality hour, and more! The schedule is currently in progress and will be announced soon. All updates are posted on the Trade Show page.   Iowa State University’s Shade Tree Short Course is once again teaming up with the Iowa Nursery & Landscape Association and...

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Calling All Volunteers! INLA 2018 Day of Service

Posted by on Jun 28, 2018 in Events, news, Slider | 0 comments

Calling All Volunteers! INLA 2018 Day of Service

Volunteer and Help Iowa Communities September 11, 2018 (rain date 9/18/18)   IOWA ARBORETUM 1875 Peach Ave, Madrid, IA 50156   The Iowa Nursery and Landscape Association (INLA) will help mark the Iowa Arboretum’s 50th anniversary with our annual Day of Service on September 11, 2018, in Madrid. This annual day of service brings together INLA professionals and horticulture students from area community colleges and universities for a day benefiting Iowa organizations and communities. Students from Iowa State University, Kirkwood Community...

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ICNP Testing June 20

Posted by on Apr 13, 2018 in Events, news | 0 comments

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 by on Apr 11, 2018 in Job Postings | 0 comments

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,...

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Native Plant Technician – Temp

Posted by on Mar 28, 2018 in Job Postings | 0 comments

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...

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Seasonal Landscape Installers

Posted by on Mar 28, 2018 in Job Postings | 0 comments

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 by on Feb 28, 2018 in Events, news, Slider | 0 comments

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....

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Next ICNP Classes Held on February 20 in Ames

Posted by on Nov 17, 2017 in Events, news | 0 comments

Next ICNP Classes Held on February 20 in Ames

  Please join us on February 20, 2018, in Ames for the next certification date for the INLA Certified Nursery Professional class. You can download the registration form here and send back to the INLA office listed on the form. View full details on the ICNP certification here.    Purpose The purpose of the INLA Certified Nursery Professional program is threefold: * to improve the skill and knowledge of green industry employees; * to have this improvement and professional qualification recognized in the eyes of the public, as well as within the...

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e-Newsletter Advertising

Posted by on Oct 25, 2017 in Slider | 0 comments

e-Newsletter Advertising

Time to grab your advertising goals by the plants! Get more bang for your buck: The INLA monthly newsletter gives you the exposure your business needs. Reach more professionals: A targeted and growing distribution reaches the most Iowa industry professionals. Sit back, it is easier than ever: Unsure about advertising? INLA can help. Give us a call and we can make a plan together that right for you.   Circulation Our published electronic monthly newsletter goes to around 250 INLA members, Iowa Certified Nursery Professionals, and select green...

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