August 12-13 Auburn Landscape/ Nursery School. For details, call 334-821-5148.


August 6 Turfgrass Field Day. Fayetteville, Ark. For more information, visit

September 15 Arkansas Golf Course Superintendents Association Annual Meeting. Chenal Country Club, Little Rock, Ark. For details, call 501-860-0187.


June 18 University of Florida Field Day. West Florida Research & Education Center, Milton, Fla. For more information, call 850-995-3720 or e-mail [email protected].

July 18 Irrigation Site Manager Certification Course. UF Orange County Extension, Orlando, Fla. For details, call 813-985-9744.

August 19 Surviving Difficult Times in the Green Industry. Mid-Florida REC, Apopka, Fla. To learn more, call 352-343-4101.

September 16-19 Florida Turfgrass Association 2008 Annual Conference. PGA National Resort, Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. For more information, visit


August 7-9 Southern Nursery Association Trade Show. Atlanta, Ga. To learn more, call 770-953-3311 or visit

August 20 University of Georgia Turfgrass Research Field Day. Griffin, Ga. For details, visit


July 16 Louisiana Nursery & Landscape Association Board Meeting. Hammond Research Station, Hammond, La. For more information, visit

August 28 Northwest Louisiana Nursery & Landscape Association Meeting. Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, La. For details, visit

North Carolina

July 9 JCNMA Plant Fax Live Trade Show. N.C. State Fairgrounds, Raleigh, N.C. To learn more, visit

August 13-15 Summer Green Show. Greensboro, N.C. For details, visit


June 18-21 Southern Regional Master Gardener Conference. Clarion Hotel & Convention Center, Oklahoma City, Okla. To learn more, visit

September 17 Turf and Landscape Field Day. Oklahoma State University Botanical Garden, Stillwater, Okla. For details, call 405-744-7361 or e-mail [email protected].

South Carolina

June 17 Carolinas GCSA Regional Seminars: Fertilizers & Nutrient Management; Water Quality & Pest Management. Hilton Garden Inn, Hilton Head Island, S.C. For more information, visit

June 19-21 Southeast Greenhouse Conference. Greenville, S.C. To learn more, call 888-648-6463 or visit

June 21 South Carolina Festival of Flowers. Park Seed Co., Greenwood, S.C. For details, call 864-233-8431.

August 28 SCNLA Certified Landscape Technician Training Class. Sandhill Research & Education Center, Columbia, S.C. For more information, call 864-592-3868.


July 16-17 Texas Turf Irrigation Association Board Meeting. Austin, Texas. To learn more, call 877-275-8842.

July 20-22 Texas Turfgrass Association Summer Conference. Moody Gardens Hotel, Galveston, Texas. For more information, visit

August 14-17 Texas Nursery & Landscape Association 2008 Nursery/Landscape Expo. George R. Brown Convention Center, Houston, Texas. For details, visit


August 14 VNLA Annual Field Day. Tankard Nurseries, Exmore, Va. For more information, visit, e-mail [email protected] or call 800-476-0055.

August 19-20 Virginia Tech Turfgrass Field Days. Blacksburg, Va. To learn more, visit or e-mail [email protected].

September 10 Hampton Roads Agricultural Research & Extension Center Annual Field Day. Virginia Beach, Va. For details, call 757-363-3906 or e-mail [email protected].

September 12 Trees Virginia Conference: Waynesboro Plant Health Care for Urban Trees. Best Western Inn & Suites Conference Center, Waynesboro, Va. For more information, call 434-977-1375, ext. 3324, e-mail [email protected] or visit


June 16 Tough Plants for Clay Soils. Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, Mo. For more information, visit

June 16-19 American Nursery & Landscape Association Retail Roadshow. Dayton, Ohio. To learn more, visit

June 17 Landscape Irrigation Auditor Class. Rio Rancho City Hall, Rio Rancho, N.M. For more information, visit

June 18-19 Golf Irrigation Auditor Class. Dedham, Mass. For details, visit

June 18-21 11th Annual Snow & Ice Symposium. Buffalo Niagara Convention Center, Buffalo, N.Y. To learn more, visit

June 18-22 PLANET Summer Leadership Meeting. Stoweflake Mountain Resort & Spa, Stowe, Vt. For more information, call 800-395-2522 or visit

June 20 PACE Turfgrass Research Seminar. Bahia  Resort Hotel, San Diego, Calif. To learn more, visit

July 11-13 American Nursery & Landscape Association Annual Meeting. Columbus, Ohio. For details, visit

July 15-August 26 Ground Covers & Vines. Chicago Botanic Garden, Glencoe, Ill. To learn more, visit

July 16-18 Garden Center University Class of 2010, Second Semester. San Jose, Calif. For more information, visit

July 17 2008 Green Industry Field Day & Trade Show. American University, Washington, D.C. For details, visit

July 17-18 Regional Grounds Management Seminar & Site Visitation. Washington, D.C. For more information, visit

July 20-22 PLANET Legislative Day on the Hill. L’Enfant Plaza Hotel, Washington, D.C. To learn more, call 800-395-2522 or visit

July 20-26 Perennial Plant Association Symposium. Philadelphia, Pa. For details, call 614-771-8431 or visit

August 6-9 Golf Course Builders Association of America Summer Meeting. Dearborn, Mich. For more information, visit

August 11-16 Association of Professional Landscape Designers Annual Conference: Renew. Refresh. Inspire. DoubleTree Hotel, Tarrytown, N.Y. To learn more, visit

August 19-20 Masters in Landscape Business Management Class of 2010, Second Semester. Kansas City, Mo. For details, visit

August 20-23 ANLA Landscape Operations Tour. Kansas City, Kan. For more information, visit

August 21 Golf Irrigation Auditor Class. Medina Country Club, Medina, Ohio. To learn more, visit

August 26-27 Irrigation Contractor Class. Frederick P. Griffith Jr. Water Treatment Plant, Lorton, Va. For more information, visit

September 9-11 WNGA/ANLA Kick the Dirt Tour & Talks. Wilmington, Del. For details, visit

September 10-12 ANLA Landscape Distribution Tour. Wilmington, Del. To learn more, visit


June 24 British Columbia Landscape & Nursery Association Golf Tournament. Redwoods Golf Course, Langley, B.C., Canada. For details, visit

July 20-23 9th International Conference on Precision Agriculture. Denver, Colo. For more information, visit

July 28-August 1 Turfgrass Producers Int’l Summer Convention & Field Days. Calgary, Alb., Canada. To learn more, visit