Turf Magazine - February, 2012

CENTRAL DEPARTMENTS

The Green Industry Calendar

Illinois

March 5-9 Rain Bird Academy Boot Camp. Chicago. To learn more, visit www.rainbirdservicescorporation.com/training/BootCamp.htm.

March 6 Women's Networking Group Private Tour of the Chicago Flower & Garden Show. Navy Pier, Chicago. For details, visit www.ilca.net.

March 9 Excellence in Landscape Awards Night. Belvedere Banquets, Elk Grove Village. For more information, visit www.ilca.net.

March 15-16 Expande Tus Conocimientos: Spanish Language Seminar. Rendel's GMC, Joliet. To learn more, visit www.ilca.net.

Indiana

February 21; 23 2012 Advanced Regional Training Workshops. Fort Wayne; Merrillville. To learn more, visit www.iplla.com.

Michigan

February 23 Identifying & Managing Turfgrass Weeds, Diseases & Insects. Bingham Center, Bingham Farms. To learn more, visit www.landscape.org.

March 6-7 MGIA 25th Annual Trade Show & Convention. Suburban Collection Showplace, Novi. For details, visit www.landscape.org.

March 19-22 Rain Bird Academy Boot Camp. Detroit. For more information, visit www.rainbirdservicescorporation.com/training/BootCamp.htm.

Minnesota

February 23 Hiring Practices. Webinar. To learn more, visit www.mnla.biz.

February 29 Container Gardening Through the Seasons; Meet the Press: Marketing Through Media Relations. TIES Conference Center, St. Paul. For details, visit www.mnla.biz.

March 7 MNLA Green Industry Day on the Hill. St. Paul. To learn more, visit www.mnla.biz.

March 8-9 Minnesota Erosion Control Association Annual Conference. Grand View Lodge, Nisswa. For more information, visit www.mnerosion.org.

March 10 MNLA Landscape Gala. Minneapolis. For details, visit www.mnla.biz.

Nebraska

February 24 Tree Basics; Tree Insects & Diseases. Douglas/Sarpy County Extension Office, Omaha. For details, visit www.nearborists.org.

March 2 Vertebrate Pests. Douglas/Sarpy County Extension Office, Omaha. For more information, visit www.nearborists.org.

Ohio

February 27-28 Belgard University. DeVry University, Seven Hills. For more information, visit www.ohiolandscapers.org.

March 1 CDL Training Workshop. Clarion Inn & Conference Center, Hudson. For details, visit www.ohiolandscapers.org.

March 8 Pesticide General Conference. Columbus. For more information, visit www.onla.org.

March 27-29 BWC Ohio Safety Congress & Expo. Columbus. For details, visit www.onla.org.

Wisconsin

February 21 Midwest Perennial Conference. Country Springs Hotel, Waukesha. To learn more, email info@weradtke.com or visit www.wislf.org.

February 23; March 7; 8 Pesticide Applicator Training: Turf & Landscape. Waukesha; Eau Claire; Green Bay. For more information, visit http://ipcm.wisc.edu/pat.

March 3 WLCA Awards Banquet. Wisconsin Club, Milwaukee. For details, visit www.wislf.org.

March 16 WLCA Foreman's Conference. Waukesha County Technical College, Waukesha. For more information, visit www.wislf.org.

March 22; 29; April 2 Pesticide Applicator Training: Turf & Landscape. Madison; Waukesha; Waukesha. For details, visit http://ipcm.wisc.edu/pat.

National

February 22 Using Facebook & Twitter to Drive Sales & Marketing. PLANET Webinar. For details, visit www.landcarenetwork.org.

February 26-29 IECA Annual Conference: Environmental Connection. Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas, Nev. To learn more, visit www.ieca.org.

March 14 The Ultimate Account Manager. PLANET Webinar. For more information, visit www.landcarenetwork.org.