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INLA 2018 Day of Service Announced!

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

INLA 2018 Day of Service Announced!

SAVE THE DATE!! SEPTEMBER 11, 2018 IOWA ARBORETUM 1875 Peach Ave, Madrid, IA 50156   The sixth annual INLA Day of Service has been announced! On September 11, 2018, the Iowa Nursery & Landscape Association and our volunteers will be helping the Iowa Arboretum celebrate their 50th year Anniversary. Projects include a renovation of the landscaping at the Education Center and constructing a paver sidewalk to the Kroeze memorial Tea House. To volunteer for the 2018 INLA Day of Service please email Joan O’Brien joano@agribiz.org with the...

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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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Seasonal Sales Position Available

Posted by on Nov 6, 2017 in Job Postings | 0 comments

Miller Nursery is looking for part time seasonal sales help starting in Spring, 2018. Please call Jim Poulson 515-276-7505.

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Nursery Manager Opening

Posted by on Nov 6, 2017 in Job Postings | 0 comments

Miller Nursery is looking for a full time Nursery Manager. Candidate must have strong knowledge of plant material, communication skills and work well under pressure.  Miller Nursery offers competitive pay, health care, paid vacation and sick leave and a Simple IRA match after one year of employment. Please send resume’ to Jim Poulson atjpoulson@millernursery.com.

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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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