July 16 Connecticut Nursery & Landscape Association Summer Field Day. Prides Corner Farms, Lebanon, Conn. For details, call 800-562-0610.
July 22 University of Connecticut Turfgrass Field Day. Plant Science Research & Education Facility, Storrs, Conn. For more information, visit www.turf.uconn.edu/fieldday08.
July 22 Turfgrass Identification & Selection Workshop. UMass Joseph Troll Turf Research Center, South Deerfield, Mass. For details, call 508-892-0382 or visit www.umassturf.org.
July 23 2008 MNLA/MFGA Great Ideas Summer Conference & Trade Show. Crane Estates, Ipswich, Mass. For more information, visit www.mnla.com.
July 30 Broadleaf Weed Identification Workshop. Arnold Arboretum, Jamaica Plain, Mass. To learn more, call 413-545-0895 or e-mail [email protected].
July 31 UMass Turf Open House. UMass Joseph Troll Turf Research Center, South Deerfield, Mass. For more information, call 508-892-0382 or e-mail [email protected].
July 17-18 Integrated Design/ Integrated Development V. Plymouth State University, Plymouth, N.H. For details, visit www.aianh.org/aia_events.asp.
July 29 Rutgers Turfgrass Research Field Day: Golf & Fine Turf Section. Hort Farm II, North Brunswick, N.J. For more information, call 973-812-6467 or e-mail [email protected].
July 30 Rutgers Turfgrass Research Field Day: Lawn, Landscape and Sport Field Section. Adelphia Research Farm, Adelphia, N.J. To learn more, call 413-545-0895 or e-mail [email protected].
July 29-31 Penn Atlantic Nursery Trade Show (PANTS). Atlantic City Convention Center, Atlantic City, N.J. For more information, visit www.plna.com.
July 23-24 2008 Cornell University Landscape Horticulture Short Course. Cornell University, Ithaca, N.Y. For more information, e-mail [email protected].
July 18 Woody Plant Conference. Scott Arboretum, Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, Pa. For details, call 610-388-1000 or visit www.woodyplantconference.org.
July 22-24 PA Green Expo 2008. Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex & Expo Center, Harrisburg, Pa. For more information, call 800-789-5068 or visit www.pagreenexpo.com.
August 6 Rhode Island Nursery & Landscape Association Summer Meeting. University of Rhode Island Botanical Gardens, Kingston, R.I. For details, visit www.rinla.com.
August 20 77th Annual Rhode Island Turfgrass Field Day. Skogley Research Center, Kingston, R.I. For more information, visit www.uriturf.org.
NATIONAL AND CANADA
July 15-August 26 Ground Covers & Vines. Chicago Botanic Garden, Glencoe, Ill. To learn more, visit www.chicagobotanic.org.
July 16-18 Garden Center University Class of 2010, Second Semester. San Jose, Calif. For more information, visit www.anla.org/events/index.htm.
July 17 2008 Green Industry Field Day & Trade Show. American University, Washington, D.C. For details, visit www.pgms.org.
July 17-18 Regional Grounds Management Seminar & Site Visitation. Washington, D.C. For more information, visit www.pgms.org.
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 www.LandcareNetwork.org.
July 20-26 Perennial Plant Association Symposium. Philadelphia, Pa. For details, call 614-771-8431 or visit www.perennialplant.org.
August 5 Landscape Irrigation Auditor Class. Ohio Turfgrass Facility, Columbus, Ohio. To learn more, visit www.irrigation.org.
August 6-9 Golf Course Builders Association of America Summer Meeting. Dearborn, Mich. For more information, visit www.gcbaa.org.
August 11-16 Association of Professional Landscape Designers Annual Conference: Renew. Refresh. Inspire. DoubleTree Hotel, Tarrytown, N.Y. To learn more, visit www.apld.org.
August 19-20 Masters in Landscape Business Management Class of 2010, Second Semester. Kansas City, Mo. For details, visit www.anla.org/events/index.htm.
August 20-23 ANLA Landscape Operations Tour. Kansas City, Kan. For more information, visit www.anlatours.org.
August 21 Golf Irrigation Auditor Class. Medina Country Club, Medina, Ohio. To learn more, visit www.irrigation.org.
August 26-27 Irrigation Contractor Class. Frederick P. Griffith Jr. Water Treatment Plant, Lorton, Va. For more information, visit www.irrigation.org.
September 9-11 WNGA/ANLA Kick the Dirt Tour & Talks. Wilmington, Del. For details, visit www.anlatours.org.
September 10-12 ANLA Landscape Distribution Tour. Wilmington, Del. To learn more, visit www.anlatours.org.
October 1 7th Annual Irrigator Tech Educational Conference. Chino, Calif. For more information, visit www.irrigatortech.com.
October 3-7 2008 American Society of Landscape Architects Annual Meeting & Expo. Pennsylvania Convention Center, Philadelphia, Pa. For details, call 888-999-2752 or visit www.eshow2000.com/asla.
October 5-9 2008 Joint Annual Meeting of GSA, ASA, CSSA, SSSA and GCAGS. Houston, Texas. For more information, call 888-443-4472 or visit www.acsmeetings.org/2008.
October 8; 9; 10 Predicting & Estimating Landscape Water Use; Advanced Irrigation Design for Water Conservation; Sprinkler System Scheduling. South Point Hotel-Casino-Spa, Las Vegas, Nev. To learn more, visit www.irrigation.org.
October 8-10 WaterSmart Innovations 08. Las Vegas, Nev. For details, call 702-862-3777 or visit www.watersmartinnovations.com.
October 22-25 2008 PLANET Green Industry Conference. Louisville Marriott Downtown, Louisville, Ky. For more information, visit www.landcarenetwork.org.
October 22-25 2008 PGMS School of Grounds Management & GIE EXPO. Louisville, Ky. For details, visit www.pgms.org.
November 13-15 TCI Expo 2008. Milwaukee, Wis. For more information, visit www.tcia.org.
November 18-20 Partners in Community Forestry National Conference. Atlanta, Ga. To learn more, visit www.arborday.org/shopping/conferences/brochures/pcf/2008/call.cfm.
December 3-4 Irrigation Contractor Class. Mulberry Inn, Savannah, Ga. For details, visit www.irrigation.org.
July 20-23 9th International Conference on Precision Agriculture. Denver, Colo. For more information, visit www.icpaonline.org.
July 28-August 1 Turfgrass Producers International Summer Convention & Field Days. Calgary, Alb., Canada. To learn more, visit www.turfgrasssod.org.
August 23-24 International Phytophthora and Pythium Workshop. Turin, Italy. For details, visit www.icpp2008.org/workshops_det1.php.
September 17-18 CanWest Hort Show. Vancouver, B.C., Canada. For more information, visit www.canwesthortshow.com.
September 18-20 Pre-GLEE Tour With Ian Baldwin. England. For details, visit www.anla.org.
November 20-21 Green Industry Show & Conference. Shaw Conference Centre, Edmonton, Alb., Canada. For more information, call 800-378-3198 or visit www.landscape-alberta.com or www.greenindustryshow.com.
February 8-12, 2009 TCIA Winter Management Conference. Grand Bahama Island, Bahamas. To learn more, visit www.tcia.org.