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


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


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

September 25-27 The Landscape Show. Orlando, Fla. For details, visit


July 31 Trees & Construction/Diagnosing Tree Disorders. Dallas, Ga. For details, call 770-443-7616.

August 7 Community Tree Boards & Local Tree Ordinances. Dallas, Ga. For more information, call 770-443-7616.

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 15-17 Louisiana State University Management Short Course. Horticulture Hill Farm Teaching Facility & Cook Hotel, Baton Rouge, La. To learn more, visit

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

July 23 GCSAA/LMGCSA Educational Seminar: Advanced Turfgrass Irrigation Water Quality Assessment & Management. Colonial Country Club, Jackson, Miss. To learn more, visit

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

North Carolina

August 12 North Carolina Sod Producers Association 2008 Summer Meeting. Turf Field Center, Raleigh, N.C. For more information, visit

August 13 2008 North Carolina State University Turfgrass Field Day. Sandhills Research Station, Jackson Springs, N.C. To learn more, visit

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

South Carolina

August 5 Clemson University Turfgrass Field Day. Madren Center, Clemson, S.C. To learn more, visit

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].


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 5 Landscape Irrigation Auditor Class. Ohio Turfgrass Facility, Columbus, Ohio. To learn more, 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 26-27 Irrigation Contractor Class. Frederick P. Griffith Jr. Water Treatment Plant, Lorton, Va. For more information, visit


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

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

August 23-24 International Phytophthora and Pythium Workshop. Turin, Italy. For details, visit

September 17-18 CanWest Hort Show. Vancouver, B.C., Canada. For more information, visit

September 18-20 Pre-GLEE Tour With Ian Baldwin. England. For details, visit

November 20-21 Green Industry Show & Conference. Shaw Conference Centre, Edmonton, Alb., Canada. For more information, call 800-378-3198 or visit or

February 8-12, 2009 TCIA Winter Management Conference. Grand Bahama Island, Bahamas. To learn more, visit