The combined Indiana and Illinois winter meeting will be held on Friday and Saturday the 24th and 25th of January 2020. The meeting will be at the Boone County fairgrounds in Lebanon, IN. Registration information and the agenda are now available, as well as information about the PARP Program sponsored by Purdue to get spraying license credits the morning of the ICTGA meeting. We have a very full line up of excellent topics which will be presented by industry professionals, as well as quality networking opportunities! Please note that the deadline for registration without a late fee is January 18, 2020. Don’t miss it!!
Indiana Christmas tree growers kicked off the nationwide Trees for Troops program on Tuesday, November 19, 2019 with the 15th annual event. Tree growers, FedEx volunteers, community citizens, State FFA Officers and others joined forces to box and load onto the FedEx trucks nearly 200 real trees grown on our Indiana Christmas tree farms to be delivered to troops in Afghanistan, Guam and Alaska.
Participating growers delivered their trees to Dull’s Tree Farm where they underwent a very rigorous inspection by USDA for bugs or diseases before being cleared for shipment overseas. Read more...
The officials and staff at our State Capitol look forward to this annual event which is set for Monday, December 2, 2019. With trees donated from Indiana Christmas Tree Growers Association members, the Statehouse is transformed into a beautiful winter wonderland for all to enjoy! This event is chaired by Abby Rohmilller from Egolf’s tree farm, and features our State Fair tree contest winner, Dull's Tree Farm, presenting a tree for our Governor’s residence. This is a fantastic way to say thank you to our State Capitol staff while encouraging all Indiana residents to “KEEP IT REAL” this Christmas season!