Horticulture show coming to Indy

The Indiana Horticultural Congress and Trade Show is Feb. 13 to 15 at the Marriott East Hotel, 7202 E. 21st St., Indianapolis.

Those who grow fruits, vegetables, wine grapes or flowers can learn more about production practices, processing, marketing, agritourism, pest and disease control, farm management and food safety.

Students and educators are eligible for free admission. Three-day and one-day registration packages are available. Cost of the three-day registration is $120 for the first member and $95 for additional attendees.

Accommodations are available at the special rate of $134 per night at the Marriott and $119 per night at the Delta Indianapolis East if rooms are reserved before Friday.

Certified private pesticide applicators may attend recertification sessions for a small additional fee. Licensed commercial applicators in Category 1 may attend sessions for continuing certification hours.

To register: inhortcongress.org. Information: Lori Jolly-Brown at 765-494-1296, ljollybr@purdue.edu; Tristand Tucker at ttucker@purdue.edu; or Peter Hirst at 765-494-1323, hirst@purdue.edu.