Turf Magazine - August, 2012


The Green Industry Calendar


August 23-24 Landscape Man- agement Network Workshop. Chicago. For details, visit www.landscape managementnetwork.com.

September 14 Turf Education Day. Chicago Botanic Garden, Glencoe. For more information, visit www.ilca.net.

September 18 ILCA Golf Outing. The Links at Carillon, Plainfield. To learn more, visit www.ilca.net.


August 23 IPLLA Summer Field Day. Hendricks County Fairgrounds, Danville. For details, visit www.iplla.com.

October 1 Midwest Regional Turf Foundation Golf Day. Indianapolis. To learn more, visit www.mrtf.org.

December 10 Turf Herbicide Workshop. West Lafayette. For details, visit www.mrtf.org.


September 26 Iowa Turfgrass Institute/Iowa GCSA Benefit Tournament. Talons of Tuscany, Ankeny. For more information, visit www.iowaturfgrass.org.


December 4-6 Kansas Turfgrass Conference & Trade Show. Kansas Expo Center, Topeka. For more information, visit www.kansasturf grassfoundation.com.


September 6 13th Annual Summer Outing. Bernheim Arboretum & Research Forest, Clermont. For details, visit www.knla.org

September 10 Diagnostic Walkabout. Union. To learn more, visit www.onla.org.

September 19 Louisville Nursery Association Meeting. Abrams Nursery, Milton. For more information, visit www.louisvillenursery.org.


September 13 2012 Michigan Snow Conference & Expo. Suburban Collection Showplace, Novi. For details, visit www.landscape.org.

September 20 Great Lakes Autumn Expo. Christensen's Plant Center, Plymouth. For more information, visit www.mnla.org.

October 17 Pesticide Credit Clinic. Wojo's Greenhouse, Ortonville. For details, visit www.mnla.org.

October 25-26 Pesticide Credit Clinic. Traverse City. For more information, visit www.mnla.org.


August 21; September 18 Open House Days at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum Grass Collection. University of Minnesota Landscape Arboretum, Chaska. To learn more, call 952-443-1447 or email meyer023@umn.edu.

September 13 Clean Water Summit 2012 - Green Infrastructure for Clean Water: The Essential Role of Soil. Chaska. For more information, visit www.arboretum.umn.edu.

September 20 Green For Life Tree Planting Event. Statewide. For details, visit www.mnla.biz.

September 27 Dig, Drive & Demo. Machinery Hill, Minnesota State Fairgrounds, St. Paul. To learn more, visit www.mnla.biz.


October 9 2012 Tap Root Speaker Series: What If The Storm Hits Your Trees. St. Louis. For details, visit www.mlna.org.


September 13-14 NAA Tree ID, Evaluation & Selection. Lied Lodge & Conference Center, Nebraska City. For details, visit www.near borists.org.

October 11-12 NAA Pruning, Climbing & Safety Seminar. Lied Lodge & Conference Center, Nebraska City. To learn more, visit www.nearborists.org.

November 14-16 NAA Arborists Seminar. Lied Lodge & Conference Center, Nebraska City. For details, visit www.nearborists.org.


August 22 Irrigation 101. Irrigation Supply, Avon. For more information, visit www.ohioland scapers.org.

August 29 Successful Plant Combinations. Klyn Nurseries, Perry. For details, visit www.ohiolandscap ers.org.

September 12 Get Your Green Industry Fix. Webinar. For more information, visit www.onla.org.

September 13; 27 Diagnostic Walkabout for the Green Industry. Cleveland; North Olmsted. For details, visit www.onla.org.

September 24 Scholarship Golf Outing. Scarlet Course, Ohio State University Golf Club, Columbus. To learn more, visit www.ohioturf grass.org.

September 28 ONLPAC Golf Outing. Sunbury. For more information, visit www.onla.org.


October 1 Wisconsin Turfgrass Association Annual Golf Fundraiser. Ozaukee Country Club, Mequon. For more information, visit www.wisconsinturfgrassasso ciation.org.


August 22 How to Use Facebook as a Complement to Your Website & Other Marketing. Webinar. To learn more, visit www.landcarenet work.org.

August 29 Marketing to the Right Customers. Webinar. For details, visit www.landcarenetwork.org.

August 30 Bulbs in the Landscape: Expanding the Palette. APLD Educational Webinar. To learn more, visit www.apld.org.

September 12 IRS Audits: How Can the Landcare Professional Prepare His Company for a Win? Webinar. For more information, visit www.landcarenetwork.org.

September 12-13 CTSP Workshop. La Quinta Hotel, Hayward, Calif. To learn more, visit www.tcia.org.

September 19 Who Is Your Public? Webinar. To learn more, visit www.landcarenetwork.org.