October 20-22 Alabama Turfgrass Association 2009 Annual Conference & Trade Show. Auburn University Hotel & Conference Center, Auburn. For more information, visit


May 12-14 Arkansas Urban Forestry Council’s 18th Annual Conference: Weathering the Storm, Challenges to Forests Inside and Out. Little Rock Hilton Metro center, Little Rock. For details, call 800-958-5865 or visit

August 5 University of Arkansas Turf Field Day. Agricultural Research Center, Fayetteville. To learn more, visit


April 23-24 Florida Sod Growers Cooperative Annual Field Day & Trade Show. SMR Farms, Bradenton. To learn more, call 863-675-2144, e-mail [email protected] or visit

May 20 UF/IFAS North Central Florida Turfgrass Field Day. Citra. For details, call 352-591-2678, ext. 284, or visit

September 16-18 Florida Turfgrass Association Annual Conference. PGA National Resort & Spa, Palm Beach Gardens. For more information, visit

October 19 Green Industries BMP Training in Spanish. Rookery Bay Environmental Learning Center, Naples. To learn more, call 239-417-6310, ext. 231, or visit


April 22 Day of Service in conjunction with PLANET. UGA Research & Education Garden, Griffin. For more information, visit

May 14 Coastal Green, School on the Road. Savannah. To learn more, visit


October 9 American Community Gardening Association Conference. St. Charles Hotel, New Orleans. For more information, e-mail [email protected].


July 22-23 Mid-South Greenhouse Growers, Retail Garden Center/Landscape Conference. Eagle Ridge Conference Center, Raymond. To learn more, call 601-919-8111 or visit

North Carolina

May 15 Landscape Field Day. NCSU Horticulture Field Lab, Raleigh. For details, visit

August 12 2009 NCSU Turfgrass Field Day. NCSU Turfgrass Field Lab, Raleigh. To learn more, visit

August 12-14 Summer Green Show Education & Trade Show. Greensboro. For more information, visit

South Carolina

June 18-20 Southeast Greenhouse Conference. Greenville. To learn more, visit


August 14-16 Nursery/Landscape Expo. Dallas Convention Center, Dallas. For details, call 800-880-0343 or visit


April 16 Pesticide Recertification. Virginia Beach. For details, call 757-464-1004, e-mail [email protected] or visit

April 21 Shenandoah Valley Turfgrass Association Meeting. Greene Hills Country Club, Standardsville. To learn more, visit

June 2 Virginia Turfgrass Association Meeting. Forest Park Country Club, Martinsville. For details, visit

June 23 Pesticide Recertification. Charlottesville/Staunton. To learn more, call 757-464-1004, e-mail [email protected] or visit

July 13 Virginia Turfgrass Association Meeting. Vista Links, Buena Vista. For details, visit

August 19 VNLA Field Day. Merrifield Garden Center, Gainesville. For more information, call 800-476-0055, e-mail [email protected] or visit

August 27 Shenandoah Valley Turfgrass Association Meeting. Waynesboro Country Club, Waynesboro. To learn more, visit

November 4-6 Pesticide Recertification. Henrico. For details, call 757-464-1004, e-mail [email protected] or visit


April 22 Arborjet Tree Health Care Workshop. Cincinnati, Ohio. To learn more, visit

April 23 Landscape Irrigation Auditor Class. Berthoud, Colo. For more information, visit

April 23 Make the Connection: Dealing with the Differences in People. Webinar. For details, visit

April 24 Managing Risk & Reward: Technology, Recordkeeping & Risk in Snow & Ice. Four Points by Sheraton-Chicago O’Hare, Chicago, Ill. To learn more, call 414-375-1940 or visit

May 2-4 2009 American Society of Irrigation Consultants Annual Conference. Renaissance Resort at World Golf Village, St. Augustine, Fla. For details, visit

June 7-10 North American Horticultural Supply Association 22nd Annual Meeting. Hilton Oceanfront Resort, Hilton Head Island, S.C. For more information, visit

June 15-18 2009 ANLA Retail Roadshow.  Mid-Atlantic region. To learn more, visit

June 24-27 12th Annual Snow & Ice Symposium. Kentucky International Convention Center, Louisville, Ky. For details, call 414-375-1940 or visit

June 24-28 PLANET Leadership Conference. Skamania Lodge, Stevenson, Wash. For more information, call 800-395-2522 or visit

July 11-14 OFA Short Course. Greater Columbus Convention Center, Columbus, Ohio. For details, call 614-487-1117 or visit

July 12-14 PLANET Legislative Day on the Hill/Renewal & Remembrance. Washington, D.C. To learn more, call 800-395-2522 or visit

July 19-20 ANLA Annual Meeting. Liaison Capitol Hill Hotel, Washington, D.C. For more information, visit

July 19-24 Perennial Plant Symposium. St. Louis, Mo. For details, visit

July 20-22 ANLA Legislative Conference. Washington, D.C. To learn more, visit

July 22-23 2009 Water Conference: Water, Irrigation and the Environment. Grand Summit Resort, Park City, Utah. For more information, visit

July 23-24 2009 Regional Grounds Management Seminar & Site Visitation. Cincinnati, Ohio. To learn more, visit

July 27-31 TPI Summer Convention & Field Days. Michigan State University, East Lansing, Mich. For details, visit

July 30 SIMA Build a Bid Workshop. Cleveland, Ohio. To learn more, call 414-375-1940 or visit

August 6 SIMA Build a Bid Workshop. Albany, N.Y. For more information, call 414-375-1940 or visit

September 9-11 2009 Landscape Distribution Tour. New England. For details, visit

September 18-22 ASLA 2009 Annual Meeting & Expo. McCormick Place Lakeside Center, Chicago, Ill. For more information, call 202-898-2444 or visit


April 21-22 European Turfgrass Society 2009 Valencia Field Days. Valencia, Spain. For more information, visit

June 29-July 2 New Zealand Turf Conference & Trade Show. Ellerslie Event Centre, Auckland, New Zealand. To learn more, visit

August 19-22 2009 Landscape Operations Tour. Toronto, Ont. For details, visit

September 23-24 CanWest Hort Show. Vancouver Convention & Exhibition Centre, Vancouver, B.C. For more information, call 604-574-7772 or visit