Turf Magazine - May, 2012

SOUTH DEPARTMENTS

The Green Industry Calendar

Florida

September 25-28 60th Annual Florida Turfgrass Association Conference & Show. The Caribe Royal, Orlando. For more information, visit www.ftga.org.

September 27-29 The Landscape Show. Orange County Convention Center, Orlando. For details, visit www.fngla.org.

Georgia

May 22 Urban Ag Council May Dinner Meeting. Piedmont Park, Atlanta. For more information, visit www.urbanagcouncil.com.

July 20 Up By Roots: Healthy Trees & Roots for the Built Environment. Atlanta. To learn more, visit www.isa-arbor.com.

Louisiana

June 6-7 Irrigation Basics for Landscape Irrigation Contractors. Ralph & Kacoo's Restaurant, Baton Rouge. For more information, visit www.lnla.org.

June 15 12th Annual Nursery & Landscape Golf Shootout. LSU Golf Course, Baton Rouge. For details, visit www.lnla.org.

August 2-3 Nursery & Landscape Professional Training & Exam. Ira Nelson Horticulture Center, Lafayette. For more information, email acoco@agcenter.lsu.edu or visit www.lnla.org.

Mississippi

June 19-20 Mid South Green Industry Conference. Muse Center, Pearl. To learn more, visit www.msnla.org.

North Carolina

June 5 Turfgrass Council of North Carolina Board of Directors Meeting. WakeMed Soccer Complex, Cary. To learn more, visit www.ncturfgrass.org.

August 8 Turfgrass Field Day. Lake Wheeler Road Field Laboratory, Raleigh. For details, visit www.ncturfgrass.org.

August 8-10 Summer Green Road Show. Hickory. For more information, visit www.ncnla.com.

September 25 Dr. Art Bruneau Golf Tournament & Scholarship Fundraiser. Lonnie Poole Golf Course, Raleigh. To learn more, visit www.turffiles.ncsu.edu/bruneaugolf.

Oklahoma

May 10 Water Wise Landscape Irrigation. Oklahoma State University, Stillwater. For details, visit www.hortla.okstate.edu/events.

June 14 Designing with Annuals: Using the Tall Grass Prairie Concept. The Botanic Garden, Stillwater. For more information, visit www.hortla.okstate.edu/events.

June 14-15 Red Dirt Gardening: A Window Into the Future. Stillwater. To learn more, visit www.hortla.okstate.edu/events.

June 17-29 Camp TURF (Tomorrow's Undergraduates Realizing the Future). Oklahoma State University, Stillwater. For more information, visit www.hortla.okstate.edu/events.

June 20 ONLA Greenhouse Production Short Course. Oklahoma State University, Oklahoma City. For details, visit www.oknla.org.

August 9 Water Wise Landscape Irrigation. OSU Water Conservation & Irrigation Training Center and The Botanic Garden, Stillwater. To learn more, visit www.hortla.okstate.edu/events.

August 28 Plant Materials Conference. Wes Watkins Center, OSU, Stillwater. For details, visit www.hortla.okstate.edu/events.

September 12 Turfgrass & Ornamental Field Day. The Botanic Garden, Stillwater. To learn more, visit www.hortla.okstate.edu/events.

September 20 2012 ONLA Annual Convention & Trade Show. Hard Rock Casino, Tulsa. For more information, visit www.oknla.org.

South Carolina

August 21 What's in YOUR Water? Sandhill Research & Education Center, Columbia. For details, visit www.scnla.com.

Texas

June 24-29 14th Annual EPA Region 6 Stormwater Conference. Fort Worth. To learn more, visit www.scieca.org.

July 15-17 Texas Turfgrass Association Summer Conference. Moody Gardens Hotel, Galveston. For details, visit www.texasturf.com.

August 16-19 TNLA Nursery & Landscape Expo. George R. Brown Convention Center, Houston. For more information, visit www.nurserylandscapeexpo.org.

Virginia

May 22 Pesticide Recertification Program. Gypsy Hill Park Gymnasium, Staunton. For details, visit www.vaturf.org.

June 4 Research Golf Tournament. Spring Creek Golf Club, Gordonsville. For more information, visit www.vaturf.org.

June 12 Pesticide Recertification Program. Hampton. To learn more, visit www.vaturf.org.

June 26 Pesticide Recertification Program. Hampton Roads AREC, Virginia Beach. For more information, visit www.vaturf.org.

National

May 20-24 2012 Land Grant & Sea Grant National Water Conference. Portland, Ore. For more information, visit www.usawaterquality.org.

June 20-22 Outdoor Power Equipment Institute Annual Meeting. Colorado Springs, Colo. To learn more, visit www.opei.org.

June 21-22 Irrigation Foundation Faculty Academy. Pewaukee, Wis. For more information, visit www.irrigation.org.

July 8-10 PLANET Renewal & Remembrance; Legislative Day on the Hill. Arlington Cemetery and Renaissance Arlington Capital View Hotel, Arlington, Va. To learn more, visit www.landcarenetwork.org/renewal.

July 10-12 PLANET Annual Leadership Meetings. Renaissance Arlington Capital View Hotel, Arlington, Va. For details, visit www.landcarenetwork.org.

July 14-17 OFA Short Course. Columbus, Ohio. To learn more, visit www.ofa.org/shortcourse.

July 30-August 3 Turfgrass Producers International Summer Convention & Field Days. Asheville, N.C. For more information, visit www.turfgrasssod.org.

August 12-14 PGMS Summer Regional Seminar & Site Visit. Portland, Ore. To learn more, visit www.pgms.org.

Canada/International

June 4-8 28th Australian Turf- grass Conference. Melbourne, Australia. For details, email melissa@ or visit www.agcsa.com.au/conference.

June 14 Erosion & Sediment Control Field Training. Vaughan, Ont. For more information, visit www.thelivingcitycampus.com.

June 19 2012 BCLNA Annual Golf Tournament. Redwoods Golf Course, Langley, B.C. For more information, visit www.bclna.com.

June 24-26 European Turfgrass Society International Conference. Kristiansand, Norway. To learn more, visit www.turfgrasssociety.eu/home/news_and_events.

June 24-29 Irrigation Australia Conference. Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide, Australia. For more information, visit www.irrigation.org.au.

July 2-6 Eurosoil 2012: Fourth International Congress of the European Confederation of Soil Science Societies. Bari, Italy. For details, visit www.eurosoil2012.eu.