January 16-18 Mid-America Horticultural Trade Show. Lakeside Center at McCormick Place, Chicago, Ill. For details, visit

January 17 Wisconsin Green Industry Federation Annual Convention Banquet. Hyatt Regency, Chicago, Ill. Call 414-529-4705 for information.

January 29-31 ILCA Design Seminar. Northern Illinois University, Naperville, Ill. For more information, visit

February 5-6 ILCA Foremanship Training. Holiday Inn, Willowbrook, Ill. To learn more, visit

February 12-13 ILCA Foremanship Training. Reinhart Grounds Maintenance, Bloomington, Ill. For more information, visit


January 14-16 Indiana Green Expo. Indiana Convention Center, Indianapolis, Ind. For more information, call 800-443-7336 or visit

January 15-17 Indiana Arborist Association Annual Conference. Indianapolis, Ind. Contact Rita McKenzie at 765-494-3625 or [email protected] for information.

January 28-30 Indiana Horticultural Congress. Adams Mark Hotel, Indianapolis, Ind. To learn more, visit


January 21-23 Iowa Turfgrass Conference & Trade Show. Iowa State Center, Ames, Iowa. For details, visit

January 25 Iowa Nursery & Landscape Association Convention & Trade Show. Polk County Convention Complex, Des Moines, Iowa. To learn more, visit


February 5-6 Kentucky Urban & Community Forestry Conference: Money Grows on Trees. Lexington, Ky. For more information, visit


January 24 Turfgrass Updates Workshop. Bingham Center, Bingham Farms, Mich. For details, visit

January 29 Urban Soil Fertility & the Effects of Mycorrhizal Fungi & Beneficial Bacteria. Bingham Center, Bingham Farms, Mich. For more information, visit

February 7 Michigan Green Industry Association 5th Annual Job Fair. Laurel Manor Banquet & Conference Center, Livonia, Mich. To learn more, visit


January 14-16 Nebraska Green Expo. Mid-America Center, Council Bluffs, Iowa. For more information, visit

January 28-29 Great Plains Shade Tree Conference & Tree Risk Workshop. Embassy Suites, Lincoln, Neb. To learn more, visit

North Dakota

January 27-29 NDNGA/NDUCFA Convention & Trade Show. Ramada Plaza Suites, Fargo, N.D. For more information, call 701-886-7673 or visit


January 15 Commercial Pesticide Applicator Recertification Conference. Dayton Convention Center, Dayton, Ohio. For more information, visit

January 17 Ohio Landscape Association Meeting. St. Michael’s Woodside, Broadview Heights, Ohio. To learn more, call 800-335-6521.

January 20-23 Ohio State University Nursery Short Course. Greater Columbus Convention Center, Columbus, Ohio. For more information, call 800-825-5062 or visit

January 21-23 Central Environmental Nursery Trade Show (CENTS). Greater Columbus Convention Center, Columbus, Ohio.  To learn more, call 800-825-5062 or visit

February 5-7 Landscape Design Course Part II. Holiday Inn, Hudson, Ohio. For details or to register, call 440-717-0002 or 800-335-6521.


February 3-5 Wisconsin Arborist Association Annual Conference & Trade Show and Wisconsin Urban Forestry Conference. Middleton, Wis. For more information, e-mail [email protected] or visit


January 15-19 Sports Turf Managers Association Conference. Phoenix, Ariz. For more information, visit

January 27-31 Business Management Institute Certification Review Course. Orlando, Fla. Call 703-739-9500 or visit to learn more.

January 28-February 2 GCSAA Education Conference & Golf Industry Show. Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, Fla. For more information, call 800-472-7878 or visit

January 30-February 2 ANLA Management Clinic. Galt House, Louisville, Ky. Visit for details.

January 31-February 2 Golf Industry Show. Orlando, Fla. For more information, visit

February 1 Golf Course Builders Association of America Awards Banquet. Peabody Hotel, Orlando, Fla. To learn more, visit

February 1-5 Club Managers Association of America World Conference on Club Management. Orlando, Fla. For details, visit

February 4-8 Turfgrass Producers International Midwinter Conference. Orlando, Fla. For more information, visit

February 7-8 Garden Center University Class of 2010 First Semester. The Galt House Hotel & Suites, Louisville, Ky. To learn more, call 202-789-5980, ext. 3019, e-mail [email protected] or visit

February 7-8 Masters in Landscape Business Management Program. The Galt House Hotel & Suites, Louisville, Ky. For details, call 202-741-4850, e-mail [email protected] or visit

February 8-11 2008 ANLA Management Clinic. The Galt House Hotel & Suites, Louisville, Ky. Call 202-741-4850, e-mail [email protected] or visit for information.

February 9-10 American Rental Association’s The Rental Show. Mandalay Bay Convention Center, Las Vegas, Nev. For details, visit

February 9-12 U.S. Composting Council’s 16th Annual Conference and Trade Show. City Center Marriott, Oakland, Calif. Visit for details.  

February 13 2008 Turfgrass Advocacy Day. Empire State Plaza, Albany, N.Y. For details, call 518-783-1229 or visit

February 19-22 American Society of Consulting Arborist Consulting Academy. San Diego, Calif. Call 240-404-6482 or e-mail [email protected] for details.

February 26-28 The World Truck Show 2008. Georgia World Congress Center, Atlanta, Ga. For information, call 800-441-NTEA or visit