Iowa Nut Growers Association (INGA)

INGA is an Iowa non-profit corporation founded in 1942 and incorporated in 1968 to promote:

  1. An interest in nut-bearing plants
  2. Scientific research in breeding and culture
  3. Standardization of varietal names
  4. Encouraging greater use of nut trees in Iowa Agriculture and home landscape plantings
  5. Dissemination of information on all of the topics above

Take some time an learn about the rich history of growing nuts in Iowa in the past, present, and future!


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Annual membership is $20.00 with checks made out to Iowa Nut Growers Association or INGA and mailed to the membership Secretary Patty Judas at the following address:

Patty Judas
1212 Bauch St
Waterloo, IA 50701