November 13 Down Economy Computerized Estimating Workshop for Landscapers. Windsor. For more information, call 800-562-0610.

January 13-14, 2010 CGGA-CNLA Winter Symposium. MountainRidge, Wallingford. To learn more, call 800-562-0610.

January 28-29, 2010 Connecticut Turf, Landscape & Irrigation Conference. Mohegan Sun, Uncasville. For details, visit


November 18 2009 Delaware Ornamental & Turf Workshop. Hockessin Memorial Hall, Hockessin. To learn more, visit

January 13-14, 2010 2010 Delaware Horticulture Industry Expo & Annual Pesticide Conference. Modern Maturity Center, Dover. For details, visit


January 19, 2010 Maine Landscape & Nursery Association Trade Show & Conference. Ramada Inn, Lewiston. For more information, visit


October 19-21 MAC-ISA Annual Meeting. Ocean City. To learn more, visit

November 10 How to Grow Your Business in Any Economy! National 4-H Youth Conference Center, Chevy Chase. For more information, visit

January 4-8, 2010 22nd Annual Advanced Landscape Plant IPM PHC Short Course. University of Maryland, College Park. To learn more, call 301-405-3913 or e-mail

January 6-8, 2010 Mid-Atlantic Nursery Trade Show. Baltimore Convention Center, Baltimore. For details, visit


October 20 MLP Water Wise Seminar—The Latest Technology, Equipment & Best Practices for Water Conservation. Elm Bank Reservation, Wellesley. For details, visit

October 20 MLP Dinner Meeting—Organic Weed Control: Fact or Fiction? Ken’s Steak House, Framingham. To learn more, visit

November 4 New England Nursery Association Volunteer Leaders Summit. Massachusetts Horticultural Society, Elm Bank, Wellesley. For details, visit

November 10 MLP Annual Meeting & Dinner Meeting. Ken’s Steak House, Framingham. For more information, visit

November 10 MLP Water Wise Seminar—Staying Ahead of the EPA: The Best Options for Large-Scale Water Management. Elm Bank Reservation, Wellesley. To learn more, visit .

February 3-5, 2010 New England Grows. Boston Convention & Exhibition Center, Boston. For details, call 508-653-3009 or visit

New Jersey

December 8-10 34th Annual Green Expo. Taj Mahal Resort, Atlantic City. For details, call 973-812-6467 or visit

February 24, 2010 New Jersey Landscape Trade Show & Conference. Meadowlands Exposition Center, Secaucus. To learn more, call 201-703-3600, e-mail or visit

New York

December 7-11 Cornell University Short Course. Cornell University, Ithaca. To learn more, visit

December 9 Irrigation Association of New York General Meeting. The Woodlands, Woodbury. For details, visit

January 12-14, 2010 Empire State Green Industry Show. Rochester Riverside Convention Center, Rochester. For more information, visit

February 23-24, 2010 New York State Turfgrass Association Southeast Regional Conference. Holiday Inn, Suffern. To learn more, visit

March 1, 2010 New York State Turfgrass Association Western Regional Conference. Millennium Airport Hotel, Buffalo. For more information, visit

March 18, 2010 New York State Turfgrass Association Adirondack Regional Conference. Crowne Plaza Lake Placid, Lake Placid. To learn more, visit


October 20 Pruning Deciduous Trees. Morris Arboretum, Philadelphia. For details, call 215-247-5777, ext. 156, or e-mail

November 18 Evaluating Trees for Hazards. Morris Arboretum, Philadelphia. To learn more, call 215-247-5777, ext. 156, or e-mail

January 12-14, 2010 2010 Eastern Pennsylvania Turf Conference & Show. Valley Forge Convention Center, Valley Forge. For more information, visit

January 28, 2010 Northeastern Pennsylvania Turf Conference & Trade Show. Woodlands Inn & Resort, Wilkes-Barre. To learn more, call 814-865-2543 or visit

February 9, 2010 Lawn Care Association of Pennsylvania Winter Con- ference. Holiday Inn Lehigh Valley, Allentown. For details, visit

February 23-25, 2010 2010 Western Pennsylvania Turf Conference & Trade Show. Four Points by Sheraton Pittsburgh North, Mars. To learn more, visit

Rhode Island

November 19 URI LAR Fall Lecture Series: Michael Blier. Weaver Auditorium, University of Rhode Island, Kingston. For details, call 401-874-2893, e-mail or visit

January 26-27, 2010 Rhode Island Nursery & Landscape Association Winter Meeting. Crowne Plaza, Warwick. For more information, visit

Washington, D.C.

December 4 Conservation Landscaping Conference: Turning a New Leaf. George Washington University Conference Center. To learn more, call 443-482-2156 or visit


October 28-31 PLANET Green Industry Conference. Marriott Louisville Downtown/Kentucky Expo Center, Louisville, Ky. For more information, call 800-395-2522 or visit

October 28-31 2009 PGMS School of Grounds Management. Louisville, Ky. For details, visit

October 29-31 GIE+EXPO. Kentucky Exposition Center, Louisville, Ky. For more information, call 800-558-8767 or visit

November 1-5 Footprints in the Landscape: Sustainability Through Plant & Soil Sciences. David L. Lawrence Convention Center, Pittsburgh, Pa. For details, call 608-273-8080, e-mail or visit

November 9-10 Principles of Irrigation. Boise, Idaho. For more information, visit

November 9-11 Partners in Community Forestry. Portland, Ore. For details, visit

November 11-13 USGBC Greenbuild Conference & Expo. Phoenix, Ariz. To learn more, visit

December 2-4 The Lawn Care Summit 2009. Omni Resort at ChampionsGate, Orlando, Fla. For more information, visit


October 20-21 Landscape Ontario 10th Garden & Floral Expo. Toronto Congress Centre, Toronto, Ont. For more information, visit

November 9-10 Atlantic Green Forum. Holiday Inn, St. John’s, Newfoundland. For details, call 866-383-4711, e-mail or visit

November 19-20 Green Industry Show & Conference. Shaw Conference Centre, Edmonton, Alb. To learn more, call 780-489-1991 or visit .

November 23-25 2009 HortEast Conference & Trade Show. Moncton Coliseum Complex, Moncton, N.B. For details, call 866-383-4711, e-mail or visit