Alabama

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

Arkansas

August 6 Turfgrass Field Day. Fayetteville, Ark. For more information, visit www.turf.uark.edu/education/calendar.html.

September 15 Arkansas Golf Course Superintendents Association Annual Meeting. Chenal Country Club, Little Rock, Ark. For details, call 501-860-0187.

Florida

June 18 University of Florida Field Day. West Florida Research & Education Center, Milton, Fla. For more information, call 850-995-3720 or e-mail jbu@ufl.edu.

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 www.ftga.org.

Georgia

August 7-9 Southern Nursery Association Trade Show. Atlanta, Ga. To learn more, call 770-953-3311 or visit www.sna.org.

August 20 University of Georgia Turfgrass Research Field Day. Griffin, Ga. For details, visit www.GeorgiaTurf.com.

Louisiana

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

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

North Carolina

July 9 JCNMA Plant Fax Live Trade Show. N.C. State Fairgrounds, Raleigh, N.C. To learn more, visit www.ncan.com.

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

Oklahoma

June 18-21 Southern Regional Master Gardener Conference. Clarion Hotel & Convention Center, Oklahoma City, Okla. To learn more, visit www.turf.okstate.edu.

September 17 Turf and Landscape Field Day. Oklahoma State University Botanical Garden, Stillwater, Okla. For details, call 405-744-7361 or e-mail mike.schnelle@okstate.edu.

South Carolina

June 17 Carolinas GCSA Regional Seminars: Fertilizers & Nutrient Management; Water Quality & Pest Management. Hilton Garden Inn, Hilton Head Island, S.C. For more information, visit www.cgcsa.org.

June 19-21 Southeast Greenhouse Conference. Greenville, S.C. To learn more, call 888-648-6463 or visit www.sgcts.org.

June 21 South Carolina Festival of Flowers. Park Seed Co., Greenwood, S.C. For details, call 864-233-8431.

August 28 SCNLA Certified Landscape Technician Training Class. Sandhill Research & Education Center, Columbia, S.C. For more information, call 864-592-3868.

Texas

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 www.texasturf.com.

August 14-17 Texas Nursery & Landscape Association 2008 Nursery/Landscape Expo. George R. Brown Convention Center, Houston, Texas. For details, visit www.nurserylandscapeexpo.org.

Virginia

August 14 VNLA Annual Field Day. Tankard Nurseries, Exmore, Va. For more information, visit www.vnla.org, e-mail info@vnla.org or call 800-476-0055.

August 19-20 Virginia Tech Turfgrass Field Days. Blacksburg, Va. To learn more, visit www.vaturf.org or e-mail vaturf@vaturf.org.

September 10 Hampton Roads Agricultural Research & Extension Center Annual Field Day. Virginia Beach, Va. For details, call 757-363-3906 or e-mail bapple@vt.edu.

September 12 Trees Virginia Conference: Waynesboro Plant Health Care for Urban Trees. Best Western Inn & Suites Conference Center, Waynesboro, Va. For more information, call 434-977-1375, ext. 3324, e-mail becky.woodson@dof.virginia.gov or visit www.treesvirginia.org.

National

June 16 Tough Plants for Clay Soils. Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, Mo. For more information, visit www.mobot.org.

June 16-19 American Nursery & Landscape Association Retail Roadshow. Dayton, Ohio. To learn more, visit www.anla.org.

June 17 Landscape Irrigation Auditor Class. Rio Rancho City Hall, Rio Rancho, N.M. For more information, visit www.irrigation.org.

June 18-19 Golf Irrigation Auditor Class. Dedham, Mass. For details, visit www.irrigation.org.

June 18-21 11th Annual Snow & Ice Symposium. Buffalo Niagara Convention Center, Buffalo, N.Y. To learn more, visit www.sima.org.

June 18-22 PLANET Summer Leadership Meeting. Stoweflake Mountain Resort & Spa, Stowe, Vt. For more information, call 800-395-2522 or visit www.LandcareNetwork.org.

June 20 PACE Turfgrass Research Seminar. Bahia  Resort Hotel, San Diego, Calif. To learn more, visit www.paceturf.org.

July 11-13 American Nursery & Landscape Association Annual Meeting. Columbus, Ohio. For details, visit www.anla.org.

July 15-August 26 Ground Covers & Vines. Chicago Botanic Garden, Glencoe, Ill. To learn more, visit www.chicagobotanic.org.

July 16-18 Garden Center University Class of 2010, Second Semester. San Jose, Calif. For more information, visit www.anla.org/events/index.htm.

July 17 2008 Green Industry Field Day & Trade Show. American University, Washington, D.C. For details, visit www.pgms.org.

July 17-18 Regional Grounds Management Seminar & Site Visitation. Washington, D.C. For more information, visit www.pgms.org.

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 www.LandcareNetwork.org.

July 20-26 Perennial Plant Association Symposium. Philadelphia, Pa. For details, call 614-771-8431 or visit www.perennialplant.org.

August 6-9 Golf Course Builders Association of America Summer Meeting. Dearborn, Mich. For more information, visit www.gcbaa.org.

August 11-16 Association of Professional Landscape Designers Annual Conference: Renew. Refresh. Inspire. DoubleTree Hotel, Tarrytown, N.Y. To learn more, visit www.apld.org.

August 19-20 Masters in Landscape Business Management Class of 2010, Second Semester. Kansas City, Mo. For details, visit www.anla.org/events/index.htm.

August 20-23 ANLA Landscape Operations Tour. Kansas City, Kan. For more information, visit www.anlatours.org.

August 21 Golf Irrigation Auditor Class. Medina Country Club, Medina, Ohio. To learn more, visit www.irrigation.org.

August 26-27 Irrigation Contractor Class. Frederick P. Griffith Jr. Water Treatment Plant, Lorton, Va. For more information, visit www.irrigation.org.

September 9-11 WNGA/ANLA Kick the Dirt Tour & Talks. Wilmington, Del. For details, visit www.anlatours.org.

September 10-12 ANLA Landscape Distribution Tour. Wilmington, Del. To learn more, visit www.anlatours.org.

Canada/International

June 24 British Columbia Landscape & Nursery Association Golf Tournament. Redwoods Golf Course, Langley, B.C., Canada. For details, visit www.bclna.com/bclna_calendar.htm#golf.

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

July 28-August 1 Turfgrass Producers Int’l Summer Convention & Field Days. Calgary, Alb., Canada. To learn more, visit www.turfgrasssod.org.