Unsolicited Seeds Packages from China

Unsolicited Seeds Packages from China IDNR Announcement (7/30/20): By now you have probably heard about unsolicited shipments of seeds coming from China. At this point in time, there is no evidence that this is anything more than a “brushing” scam where a vendor uses fake sales to improve ratings in the marketplace. However, these are […]

IGE 2021 Early Bird Exhibitor Deadline

Education: January 19–21  /  Trade Show: January 20–21 Indiana Convention Center, Indianapolis, IN Early Bird Special — Contract by May 31, 2020 Exhibitors who contract and submit 50% deposit by May 31, 2020 not only receive preferred booth placement plus many additional perks. Go to http://indianagreenexpo.com/exhibitor-information/ to learn more about the benefits of being an […]

Mark Holeman: A Century Well Lived

Mark Holeman: A Century Well Lived Mark Holeman was a man of many talents and interests. He was a creator of distinctive gardens. He was a collector of books, contemporary art, and uncommon plants. He loved fine wine, good food, and entertaining with both. He appreciated opera and a Roger Federer backhand. He had a […]

The passing of Garry Estes

Message from Estes Material Sales announcing Garry Estes passing… With heavy hearts…. We are contacting you today with heavy hearts as we deliver the very sad news as our founder, Garry Estes, passed away unexpectedly on 4/20/20. Please be thinking of his wife Mary Lou and all us through these most difficult times. Garry appreciated […]

Indiana General Assembly Weekly Update

INLA members can stay abreast of legislation affecting the Indiana Green Industry through INLA’s association with the Green Industry Alliance (GIA). Each week GIA publishes a legislative update which you can access at: www.tinyurl.com/GreenIndustryAlliance2019. The Indiana General Assembly will be in session until April 29, 2019. Photo: Indiana State Capitol. Photo credit: Massimo Catarinella. This […]

In Memoriam: Tyler Trent

INLA is sad to announce the passing of Tyler Trent, the 20 year old son of Tony Trent (Trent Companies) on New Years Day. There will be more updates, but most of you in Indiana can read or hear the sentiments and praise of Tyler, just by turning on the TV or radio.    Additional […]