2021 International Award of Honour

The 2021 International Board of Directors voted to accept at-large nominations for the 2021 International Award of Honor. Alan Jones was selected this year’s prestigious recipient. A video of his award is available here. Congratulations Alan!

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Chairman's Message, October 2020

Chairman's Message, October 2020

In December, Alan Jones stepped down as Chair of the International Board having served four years in the role and a decade on the Board. He left the Society with a group of really committed members serving on the Board.

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Western Region International Tour Cancelled

Western Region International Tour Cancelled

Due to the Coronavirus and its devastating global impact, we have made the unprecedented decision...

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IPPS International Sponsor: Harrell's

IPPS International Sponsor: Harrell's

Please meet our International Sponsor: Harrell's

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IPPS International Sponsor: Ball Horticulture

IPPS International Sponsor: Ball Horticulture

Please meet our International Sponsor: Ball Horticulture Company

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Impact of Coronavirus Pandemic on IPPS Events

Impact of Coronavirus Pandemic on IPPS Events

In light of the devastating global impact of the Coronavirus, all future scheduled International Tours will also be pushed back one year (for example: Japan was scheduled for 2021 and will now take place in 2022).

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2020 IPPS International Tour and WR Conference postponed  to June 2021

2020 IPPS International Tour and WR Conference postponed to June 2021

In light of the seriousness and uncertainty around the current COVID-19 pandemic, the executive committee of the Western Region IPPS has decided to postpone the 2020 International Tour and Western Region Annual Meeting, scheduled for June 2020.

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Welcome Tim Lawrance-Owen

Welcome Tim Lawrance-Owen

Tim joined the IPPS on recommendation of his first tutor at Horticultural College whilst studying for a National diploma in Nursery Practices four decades ago.

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Thank you Alan Jones

Thank you Alan Jones

Thank you Alan for the great work you have done as chairman of the IPPS International Board over the past four years!

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Robots in Action: Little plant movers

Little plant movers: Robots in action

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2019 International Award of Honour

2019 International Award of Honour

Angus is a professional horticulturist who has spent a lifetime working with and breeding Australian plants to make them more gardener-friendly.

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First joint IPPS India Conference

First joint IPPS India Conference

First joint IPPS India conference was held recently at the Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati in north east India.

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2018 Year End Message - Alan Jones

2018 Year End Message - Alan Jones

As another year comes to an end, I wanted to give the IPPS membership an update on recent IPPS International Board activities.

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IPPS Conference India: 2019 Feb 11-13.

IPPS Conference India: 2019 Feb 11-13.

The Western Region is developing connections with the horticultural industry in India.

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2018 IPPS International Award of Honour

2018 IPPS International Award of Honour

Congratulations to Charles Heuser for his many years of extraordinary service to IPPS at both a regional and international level.

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China Conference  2018

China Conference 2018

Earlier this summer a group of IPPS members had the privilege of being invited to speak at The World Garden Show held at Chang’An Flower Town, China. Chang’An Flower Town is close to the city of Hangzhou about two hours south of Shanghai.

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2018 IPPS International Tour - Eastern Region

2018 IPPS International Tour - Eastern Region

Join us September 11-22, 2018, on the next International Tour, which will be hosted by the Eastern Region. Mark the date! Booking information will be available early January 2018.

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Chairman's Message, April 2018

Chairman's Message, April 2018

Thank you for your membership and support of this amazing organization. Since 1951, when a small group of growers and academics assembled in Cleveland, Ohio (USA), IPPS has been the premiere international organization dedicated to advancing and improving the field of production horticulture.

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The Combined Proceedings: soon online only!

The Combined Proceedings: soon online only!

IPPS Online Combined Proceedings

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Year End Message - Alan Jones

Year End Message - Alan Jones

As we approach the end of 2017, I wanted to bring the membership up to date on recent International Board activities, discussions and decisions.

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