March 6-8 Southwest Flower & Garden Show. University of Phoenix Stadium, Glendale. For more information, call 602-485-1691 or visit

March 11 Arizona Certified Landscape Professional Workshop: Plant Problems. Central Arizona College, Coolidge. To learn more, visit

March 19 Water Management Strategies/Field Auditing—Spanish. Phoenix. For details, visit

March 28 Arizona Landscape Contractors’ Association Field Day. Pera Club, Tempe. To learn more, visit

April 7 & 8 Irrigation Troubleshooting Workshop. Tucson and Phoenix. For more information, visit

April 8 Arizona Certified Landscape Professional Workshop: Bedding Plants/Color. Coolidge. For details, visit

April 14-15 Landscape Irrigation Auditor Course. Phoenix. To learn more, visit

August 7 SHADE: Southwest Horticulture Annual Day of Education. The Buttes Resort, Tempe. For more information, visit


February 18 Water Management Strategies/Field Auditing. Irvine. For details, visit

February 18 & 19 Irrigation Troubleshooting Workshop—Spanish. San Diego and Chula Vista. For more information, visit

February 25-26 2009 Landscape Industry Show. Los Angeles Convention Center, Los Angeles. For details, call 800-448-2522 or visit

March 5-6 & 12-13 Advanced Installation Troubleshooting & Design. Riverside and San Jose. To learn more, visit

March 10 & 12 Irrigation Troubleshooting Workshop—Spanish. San Jose and Sacramento. For details, visit

March 18-22 San Francisco Flower & Garden Show. San Mateo Event Center, San Mateo. For more information, call 800-448-2522 or visit

April 9 Water Management Strategies/Field Auditing—Spanish. San Jose. For details, visit

May 13 & 27 Water Management Strategies/Field Auditing. Sacramento and Brisbane. To learn more, visit

June 11 Water Management Strategies/Field Auditing. San Diego. For more information, visit

July 15-18 California Landscape Contractors Association Summer Meeting. Lake Tahoe. For details, call 800-448-2522 or visit


February 18 2009 Department of Horticulture & Landscape Architecture Career Day. Lory Student Center, Colorado State University, Fort Collins. For details, visit

February 20-21 Peak to Prairie Landscape Symposium. Doubletree Hotel, Colorado Springs. To learn more, visit

February 23; 24 Cool-Season Turfgrass Nutrition, Fertilizers & Programming. Crowne Plaza Hotel, Denver; Holiday Inn, Grand Junction. For details, visit

March 3-4 Colorado Association of Lawn Care Professionals Spring Training Conference. Denver. To learn more, visit

March 11 ALCC Webinar Series: Top Habits of Highly Effective Leaders. Webinar. For more information, call 303-757-5611, ext. 301, or visit

March 18 ALCC Webinar Series: Delegating and Different Job Strengths. Webinar. For details, call 303-757-5611, ext. 301, or visit

March 25 ALCC Webinar Series: Leveraging Leadership to Create the Best Practices in Your Company. Webinar. To learn more, call 303-757-5611, ext. 301, or visit

April 1 ALCC Webinar Series: The Best Practices in Hiring, Firing and Motivating Others. Webinar. For more information, call 303-757-5611, ext. 301, or visit


February 17 19th Annual Nevada Landscape Association Trade Show & Conference. Reno. For more information, call 775-673-0404 or visit

New Mexico

April 17 The Public Input Process in Parks & Recreation. Los Alamos County. To learn more, call 575-397-9292.


February 27-March 1 Yard, Garden & Patio Show. Oregon Convention Center, Portland. For details, call 503-682-5089 or visit


February 18-20 Wyoming Grounds­keepers & Growers Association Annual Conference & Trade Show. Parkway Plaza Hotel, Casper. For more information, visit


February 19-22 2009 PLANET Executive Forum. Disney’s Beach Club Resort, Lake Buena Vista, Fla. For details, visit

March 4-6 The Work Truck Show 2009. McCormick Place West Building, Chicago, Ill. For more information, call 800-441-6832 or visit

March 19-20 2009 Regional Grounds Management Seminars & Site Visitations Series. San Diego, Calif. To learn more, visit

March 26-29 PLANET 2009 Student Career Days. Cal Poly Pomona, Pomona, Calif. For details, visit

March 30-April 2 Water EC International Water Efficiency Conference. Newport Beach, Calif. To learn more, call 805-682-1300, ext. 139, e-mail or visit

April 6-8 Trees & Utilities National Conference. Dallas, Texas. For details, visit

April 8-9 Landscape Irrigation Auditor Class. Ellicott City, Md. For more information, 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 15-18 2009 ANLA Retail Roadshow.  Mid-Atlantic region. To learn more, visit

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

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

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


February 18 Green Trade Expo. Lansdowne Park, Ottawa, Ont. For details, visit

February 18-19 18th Annual Ontario Turfgrass Symposium. University of Guelph, Guelph, Ont. For more information, call 519-767-5000 or visit

February 21 Organic Turf Management. Canada Way Education Center, Burnaby, B.C. To learn more, visit

February 22-25 46th Annual Western Canada Turfgrass Association Conference & Show. Victoria, B.C. For details, e-mail or visit

March 1 Organic Turf Management. Royal Roads University, Victoria, B.C. For more information, visit

March 31-April 3 Logichem 2009: 8th Annual European Bulk & Specialty Chemical Supply Chain Conference. Dusseldorf, Germany. For details, e-mail 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, visit