IOSC Reminder to Applicators

State Chemist Reminds Applicators:  Granule Applications Need to be Blown Off Drives, Streets, and Walks Bob Andrews, Executive Director, Indiana Professional Lawn & Landscape Association Reprinted with permission. Spring treatment season is upon us and unfortunately once again we are getting reports of granules not being blown off sidewalks and driveways.  A call from the […]

17-year Cicadas are coming: Are you ready?

By: Elizabeth Barnes and Cliff Sadof, Purdue University Courtesy Purdue Landscape Report When the irises begin to bloom, expect up to 1.5 million cicadas per acre to begin boiling out of the ground. This spring Indiana will see the emergence of the 17-year cicadas (Brood X). These insects feed underground for most of their lives drinking […]

INLA All Committee Meeting

Help plan the activities of INLA for the year ahead. Join us at INLA’s All Committee Meeting on March 23, 2021 at Automatic Supply in Fishers, IN. The planning and implementation of most INLA activities are handled by our nine volunteer committees. While INLA committees have ongoing, results-oriented tasks, they are completely supported by INLA […]

Grower Survey: Herbicide Drift

Grower Survey to Assess Herbicide Drift Damage in the North Central U.S. A special project group of the North Central Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Center wants to learn about your concerns and experiences with herbicide drift. The group is surveying growers of fruits, vegetables, and other specialty crops in the upper Midwest. To truly understand […]

2020 INLA Awards Announced

During the 2021 Virtual Indiana Green Expo (IGE) live Landscape Session on Wednesday, January 20, the INLA Award of Excellence and Special Achievement Awards were announced by INLA executive director, Rick Haggard.  Typically the awards are announced in person at the INLA annual meeting during the IGE at the Indiana Convention Center but this year […]

IGE Sponsor Opportunities Zoom Meeting

Discover the sponsor opportunities available at the 2021 Virtual Indiana Green Expo (IGE) by attending this  Zoom meeting. Date/Time: January 6, 2021 at 12:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) Because of the virtual format for the IGE 2021, a wide variety of new vendor/sponsor opportunities have been developed. This Zoom meeting will give you […]

In Memoriam: Carmen S. Holeman

We are saddened to announce the passing of Carmen S. Holeman, wife to Mark M. Holeman who predeceased her in May 2020. Our thoughts and prayers are with the Holeman family. Indianapolis — Carmen S. Holeman, 97, born April 29, 1923, in Mauthausen, Austria, died December 17. Her husband Mark M. Holeman predeceased her in […]