Turf Magazine - October, 2012


The Green Industry Calendar


October 25 Getting Real About Invasive Plants: Prioritize, Strategize, Mobilize. Lewis B. Rome Commons, University of Connecticut, Storrs. For details, visit www.hort.uconn.edu/cipwg.

November 9 Business & Marketing for Land Care Professionals. Connecticut Forest & Park Association, Rockfall. To learn more, visit www.organiclandcare.net.


November 14 2012 Delaware Ornamental & Turf Workshop. Hockessin Memorial Hall, Hockessin. For more information, visit www.dnlaonline.org.


November 14 LCA's Evening to Celebrate Excellence. Gaithersburg Marriott Washingtonian Center, Gaithersburg. To learn more, visit www.lcamddcva.org.


October 31-December 12 UMass Extension's Green School. Holiday Inn, Marlborough. To learn more, visit http://extension.umass.edu/turf/education/green-school.

November 3 Landscape Design Clinic. Berkshire Botanical Garden, Stockbridge. For more information, visit www.berkshirebotanical.org.

November 7-8 Northeast Greenhouse Conference & Expo. DCU Center, Worcester. For details, visit www.negreenhouse.org.

New Hampshire

November 8-9 Build a Better Landscape Business. Warner. For details, visit www.nhlaonline.org.

New Jersey

October 25 Introduction to Wetland Identification. Basking Ridge. To learn more, visit www.cpe.rutgers.edu.

December 4-6 37th Annual Green Expo. Taj Mahal Hotel Casino Resort, Atlantic City. For more information, visit www.njturfgrass.org.

New York

November 7-9 Northeast Chapter of IECA Annual Conference. Fishkill. To learn more, email Pete.Hanrahan@ejprescott.com.

November 13-15 Turf & Grounds Exposition. Rochester Riverside Convention Center, Rochester. For more information, visit www.nysta.org.


October 24 Montgomery County Sustainable Landscapes Bus Tour. Montgomery County Conservation District Office, Collegeville. For more information, visit www.dcnr.state.pa.us.

November 13 PLNA Membership Celebration & Annual Meeting. Lancaster County Convention Center, Lancaster. To learn more, visit www.plna.com/annual meeting.

Rhode Island

November 8 URI/LAR Lecture Series: Landscape & Confrontation. Weaver Auditorium, University of Rhode Island, Kingston. For more information, visit www.riasla.org.


October 24-27 2012 GIE+EXPO & School of Grounds Management. Louisville, Ky. To learn more, visit www.gie-expo.com.

November 2-6 Irrigation Show. Orlando, Fla. For details, visit www.irrigationshow.org.

November 4-5 2012 ASTA Farm & Lawn Seed Conference. Western Crown Center, Kansas City, Mo. For more information, visit www.amseed.org.

November 7 Green Infrastructure Policy Workshop. Atlanta, Ga. To learn more, visit www.greenroofs.org.

November 7 Prospecting for Commercial Maintenance Clients. Webinar. For more information, visit www.landcarenetwork.org.