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Intrinsic Perennial Gardens
Northern Illinois-Wisconsin Area Meeting Wednesday, July 11th
You are invited to spend a day learning from those in the know when we gather at Intrinsic Perennial Gardens in Hebron, IL next month. Morning educational presentations will be followed by an afternoon of behind-the-scenes tours led by industry professionals in Northern Illinois and Southern Wisconsin. This is an exciting opportunity to see inside some of the best nurseries in the area! Get the details HERE.
Have your Say on the New Eastern Region
There is a new IPPS Eastern Region constitution to consider and vote on at the annual general meeting on September 25th during the Annual Conference in Newark, Delaware. HERE is the revised constitution with additions in red and changes in blue for your consideration. The 2012 version of the Constitution is also provided so you can compare the two documents. The constitutional revision project was undertaken to better reflect the current operation of the Eastern Region.
This notice is provided according to the constitutional requirement of 60 days advance notice. Only dues-paying members have a vote. Votes may also be submitted by proxy to the
Executive Secretary-Treasurer no later than September 15.
Organizer Bill Hendricks
Ohio Area Meeting: Sharing Across Borders! Wednesday, July 25th
The three-day Ontario Area Meeting planned for July 24-26 has spawned a one day Ohio Area meeting which will bring the Ontario group together with growers and plant professionals from Lake County, OH and beyond! The day will feature morning seminars at Quail Hollow Resort in Painesville, OH and afternoon tours to Brotzman's, Ridge Manor and Klyn Nurseries complete with a pig roast and evening presentation. Pesticide credits available. Hotel rooms available at our group rate until June 24th. Come network with other green industry professionals and have a great time! Details HERE.
Register by July 1st for
The Big Apple & Beyond!
The Eastern Region IPPS is hosting the IPPS International Tour from September 11-22, 2018. Join plant professionals from around the world for this chance of a lifetime to tour the best horticulture and culture of New York City and surrounding areas and then stay for the IPPS Eastern Region conference in Newark, Delaware. The registration deadline is July 1st! There are various tour options - one is right for you! Click HERE now for details.