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Next ICNP Classes Held on February 20 in Ames

Posted by on Nov 17, 2017 in Events, news, Slider | 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...

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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...

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2018 INLA Trade Show Exhibitor Registration is Now Open!

Posted by on Oct 24, 2017 in Events, news, Slider | 0 comments

2018 INLA Trade Show Exhibitor Registration is Now Open!

2018 INLA Trade Show FEBRUARY 20-22, 2018   Download Exhibitor Packet The ISU Shade Tree Short Course and INLA Trade Show exhibitor registration is now open! Your participation is critical to the excitement of our conference, association, and statewide horticulture industry. Iowa State’s annual Shade Tree Short Course is once again teaming up with the Iowa Nursery & Landscape Association’s Trade Show. The partnership brings exhibitors an even bigger, better opportunity to connect with potential clients by highlighting the best of...

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Scholarship Deadlines – November 15

Posted by on Oct 1, 2017 in news, Scholarships | 0 comments

Scholarship Deadlines – November 15

Please be advised that there is a new deadline for scholarships. The deadline will now be November 15 each year to submit scholarship applications. Please go to the Scholarships page and download the scholarship materials if you wish to be considered. If you have questions please call the INLA office at 515-262-8323. Haber Scholarship One $2,000 scholarship and registration to the 2017 ISU Shade Tree Short Course and INLA Banquet is awarded to a student at ISU studying Horticulture. Community College Scholarship $500 annual scholarships are...

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Iowa Dept of Ag & Land Stewardship – Entomologist

Posted by on Sep 20, 2017 in Job Postings | 0 comments

Position: Entomologist Location: Wallace Building, DSM Job Description: This position conducts inspections of plants and plant products to ensure compliance with export regulations from or through Iowa. IDALS is offering a unique career opportunity for an experienced applicant. Duties include export program (phytosanitary certificate issuance) support work, Seed Control Official tasks, Weed Commissioner leadership, Novel Crop coordination/regulatory implementation if it is approved by the legislature (industrial hemp, for example) and provide...

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Member Companies & Students Help OWL Patients & Their Families

Posted by on Sep 20, 2017 in Events, news, Slider | 0 comments

Member Companies & Students Help OWL Patients & Their Families

The sixth annual INLA Day of Service was held on Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at the On With Life, Inc. (OWL) facility at their Ankeny campus.  Around 30 volunteers including: member companies, DMACC and Kirkwood Community College horticulture students, as well as board members. All our volunteers received plenty of food and t-shirts. A BIG thank you goes out to Shawna Moss at Kirkwood for her fundraising efforts, Linda Grieve at PerennialGardens for the design wok for the project, and Cindy at OWL for her homemade treats! 2017 SPONSORS:...

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Assistant Garden Center Manager

Posted by on Jul 17, 2017 in Job Postings | 0 comments

Ted Lare Design+Build is looking for a motivated, energetic, assistant garden center manager! Ideal candidate should be a self-motivated, team player with management experience in garden center/nursery operations that has a passion for inspiring people to grow. We are looking for an individual who is customer service focused, extroverted and loves meeting new people. The ideal candidate will enjoy selling a product or service, motivating others to do the same, working hard and supporting others on their team. They will love a fast paced work...

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2017 Day of Service Location Announced

Posted by on Jun 22, 2017 in Events, news | 0 comments

2017 Day of Service Location Announced

2017 Day of Service to benefit On With Life Patients and Their Families in Ankeny The fifth annual INLA Service Day date has been announced! On September 13, 2017 the Iowa Nursery & Landscape Association will help On With Life, Inc. complete their therapeutic grounds project.  “Currently, On With Life is lacking an outdoor environment for those in rehabilitation and their family members. We have limited outdoor areas for persons served to explore, places that a young parent can play with his or her child, or places where families can...

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