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Alabama

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

Arkansas

August 26-27 Arkansas Certified Nursery & Landscape Professional Review Class & Test. Horticulture Farm, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville. To learn more, visit www.argia.org.

August 27 Landscape Contractor’s Day. Botanical Garden of the Ozarks, Fayetteville. For details, visit www.argia.org.

January 20-21, 2010 Professional Landscape & Nursery Trade Show. Hot Springs Convention Center, Hot Springs. For more information, visit www.argia.org.

Florida

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

October 1-3 The Landscape Show 2009. Orange County Convention Center, Orlando. For details, visit www.fngla.org.

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 www.rookerybay.com.

November 23 Selecting Trees in the Landscape. Poinciana. For details, call 407-518-2578 or visit www.tohowater.com.

January 14-16, 2010 Tropical Plant Industry Exhibition. Fort Lauderdale. For more information, visit www.tpie.org.

Georgia

August 19 The Good, the Bad and the Ugly of Tree Ordinances: Achieving your community forest vision. Roswell. To learn more, call 800-994-4832.

September 24 The Elements of Tree Health: Getting Beyond NPK. Griffin. For more information, call 800-994-4832.

October 14-15 2009 Southern Nursery Association Fall Trade Show. Cobb Galleria, Atlanta. To learn more, visit www.sna.org.

December 9-10 Georgia Turfgrass Association Turfgrass Institute. Gwinnett Center, Duluth. For details, visit www.turfgrass.org.

February 12-13, 2010 Southern Nursery Association Forum 2010. Cobb Galleria, Atlanta. To learn more, visit www.sna.org.

Louisiana

September 3 NW LA Nursery Association Meeting. Ewing Irrigation, Shreveport. For more information, e-mail scd357@cmaaccess.com or visit www.lnla.org.

September 17-18 LNLA Certified Nursery & Landscape Professional Training. City Park Botanical Garden, New Orleans. For details, e-mail dgill@agcenter.lsu.edu or visit www.lnla.org.

October 7 Ornamental & Turf Pesticide Recertification Meeting. Lafayette. To learn more, e-mail marty_p@ldaf.state.la.us or mgrodner@agcenter.lsu.edu.

October 9 American Community Gardening Association Conference. St. Charles Hotel, New Orleans. For more information, e-mail kblackburn@agcenter.lsu.edu.

October 15 Ornamental & Turfgrass Field Day. Burden Center, Baton Rouge. To learn more, e-mail jkuehny@agcenter.lsu.edu or visit www.lnla.org.

November 18 Ornamental & Turf Pesticide Recertification Meeting. New Orleans. For more information, e-mail marty_p@ldaf.state.la.us or mgrodner@agcenter.lsu.edu.

November 19 NW LA Nursery Association Meeting. American Rose Center, Shreveport. For details, e-mail scd357@cmaaccess.com or visit www.lnla.org.

Mississippi

February 26-28, 2010 Gulf Coast Garden & Patio Show. Mississippi Coast Coliseum & Convention Center, Biloxi. For more information, visit www.msnla.org.

March 12-14, 2010 Hattiesburg Garden & Patio Show. Lake Terrace Convention Center, Hattiesburg. For details, visit www.msnla.org.

March 19-21, 2010 Jackson Garden & Patio Show. Mississippi Trade Mart, Jackson. To learn more, visit www.msnla.org.

North Carolina

September 15-17 Building Your Urban Forest Infrastructure: Developing working partnerships and technologies for your community. Winston-Salem. For more information, call 336-774-0215.

January 12-16, 2010 Green & Growin’ Education & Trade Show. Greensboro. For details, visit www.ncan.com.

Oklahoma

September 24-25 “Green It’s Your Industry” Convention & Trade Show. Oklahoma City. To learn more, visit www.oknla.org.

South Carolina

August 27 Certified Landscape Technician Workshop. Sandhill Research & Education Center, Columbia. For details, visit www.scnla.com.

October 1 SCLTA/SCNLA Fall Field Day. Columbia. To learn more, visit http://www.sclta.com.

Tennessee

September 18 University of Tennessee Turfgrass Field Day. East Tennessee Research & Extension Center Plant Science Unit, Knoxville. For more information, visit www.turf.tennessee.edu.

Texas

August 19 Turfgrass Producers of Texas Golf Tournament. Rio Colorado Golf Course, Bay City. For more information, visit www.txsod.com.

December 14-16 Texas Turfgrass Association Conference & Trade Show. Austin Convention Center, Austin. To learn more, visit www.texasturf.com.

Virginia

August 19 VNLA Field Day. Merrifield Garden Center, Gainesville. For more information, call 800-476-0055, e-mail FieldDay@vnla.org or visit www.vnla.org.

August 27 Shenandoah Valley Turfgrass Association Meeting. Waynesboro Country Club, Waynesboro. To learn more, visit http://www.vgcsa.org.

September 1-2 Virginia Tech Turfgrass Field Days. Blacksburg. For details, visit http://www.virginiaturf.org.

September 15 Virginia Turfgrass Association Meeting. Goodyear Golf Club, Danville. For more information, visit http://www.vgcsa.org.

September 22 Shenandoah Valley Turfgrass Association Meeting. Shenvalee Golf Resort, New Market. To learn more, visit http://www.vgcsa.org.

September 25-27 Virginia Native Plant Society Annual Meeting. Salem. For details, e-mail vnpsofc@shentel.net or visit www.vnps.org.

October 9 15th Annual Northern Virginia Nursery & Landscape Association Golf Outing. Meadows Farms Golf Course, Locust Grove. For more information, visit www.nvnla.org.

October 22 Shenandoah Valley Turfgrass Association Meeting. Shenandoah Valley Golf Club, Front Royal. For details, visit http://www.vgcsa.org.

October 27 Virginia Turfgrass Association Annual Meeting. Blacksburg Country Club, Blacksburg. For more information, visit http://www.vgcsa.org.

November 4-6 Pesticide Recertification. Henrico. For details, call 757-464-1004, e-mail info@virginiaturf.org or visit http://virginiaturf.org.

December 7-9 Turfgrass Short Course. Blacksburg. To learn more, call 757-464-1004 or e-mail info@virginiaturf.org.

December 14-16 Turfgrass Short Course. Virginia Beach. For more information, call 757-464-1004 or e-mail info@virginiaturf.org.

January 18-21, 2010 Turf & Landscape Conference and the 50th Anniversary of the Virginia Turfgrass Council. Fredericksburg. For details, call 757-464-1004, e-mail info@virginiaturf.org or visit http://www.virginiaturf.org.

National

August 26-27 Western Plant Health Association 2009 Regulatory Conference. Hyatt Regency Sacramento, Sacramento, Calif. To learn more, call 916-574-9744.

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

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

September 29-October 1 2009 WNGA/ANLA “Kick the Dirt” Tour & Talks. Portland, Ore. For details, visit www.anla.org.

October 1-4 Women in the Green Industry Conference. Gaylord Opryland Hotel, Nashville, Tenn. For more information, visit www.johndeerelandscapes.com/wigi.

October 2-3 Landscape Drip Design, Maintenance & Scheduling; Advanced Irrigation Design for Water Conservation. Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, Fla. To learn more, visit www.irrigation.org.

October 5-6 Landscape Drip Design, Maintenance & Scheduling; Advanced Irrigation Design for Water Conservation. South Point Hotel & Conference Center, Las Vegas, Nev. For more information, visit www.irrigation.org.

October 7 8th Annual Irrigator Tech Educational Conference. Portland, Ore. For details, visit www.irrigatortech.com.

October 7-9 WaterSmart Innovations Conference & Expo. Las Vegas, Nev. To learn more, visit www.watersmartinnovations.com/2009/home.php.

October 28-31 PLANET Green Industry Conference. Marriott Louisville Downtown/Kentucky Expo Center, Louisville, Ky. For more information, call 800-395-2522 or visit www.landcarenetwork.org.

October 28-31 2009 PGMS School of Grounds Management. Louisville, Ky. For details, visit www.pgms.org.

October 29-31 GIE+EXPO. Kentucky Exposition Center, Louisville, Ky. For more information, call 800-558-8767 or visit www.gie-expo.com.

November 1-5 Footprints in the Landscape: Sustainability Through Plant & Soil Sciences. David L. Lawrence Convention Center, Pittsburgh, Pa. For details, call 608-273-8080, e-mail kschlesinger@agronomy.org or visit www.acsmeetings.org.

November 9-10 Principles of Irrigation. Boise, Idaho. For more information, visit www.irrigation.org.

November 9-11 Partners in Community Forestry. Portland, Ore. For details, visit www.arborday.org.

December 2-4 Irrigation Show 2009. Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center, San Antonio, Texas. To learn more, visit www.irrigation.org.

January 30-31 Garden Center University Class of 2012. Louisville, Ky. For details, visit www.anla.org.

January 30-31 Landscape Masters Program Class of 2012. Louisville, Ky. To learn more, visit www.anla.org.