Connecticut

March 12 2009 Perennial Plant Conference. Lewis B. Rome Commons, University of Connecticut, Storrs. For more information, visit www.hort.uconn.edu/2009ppc.

Maryland

March 4 Southern Maryland Landscape Maintenance Conference. Holiday Inn, Waldorf. For details, call 301-934-5403.

March 5 Advanced IPM Scout Training. Brookside Gardens, Wheaton. For more information, call 301-596-9413.

Massachusetts

March 17 MLP Dinner Meeting: Understanding the Asian Longhorned Beetle. Framingham. For details, visit www.mlp-mclp.org.

New Hampshire

February 21 From the Ground Up: Laying the Foundation. NHTI, Concord. For more information, call 603-271-6663 or e-mail nhtibtc@ccsnh.edu.

March 7 Creating the Design: A Livable, Healthy & Ecologically Sound Approach. NHTI, Concord. To learn more, call 603-271-6663 or e-mail nhtibtc@ccsnh.edu.

March 18 Spring Educational Conference. Massabesic Audubon Center, Auburn. To register, call 800-639-5601 or e-mail nhla@comcast.net.

New Jersey

February 25 New Jersey Landscape 2009. Meadowlands Exposition Center, Secaucus. For more information, call 201-703-3600 or visit www.njlca.org/pages/trade-show.html.

February 26 Irrigation Systems: Repair & Maintenance. New Bruns­wick. To learn more, call 732-932-9271 or visit www.cpe.rutgers.edu/courses/current/al0603ca.html.

February 27 Sustainable Landscape Designs. New Brunswick. For details, call 732-932-9271 or visit www.cpe.rutgers.edu/programs/landscape.html.

March 2 Irrigation Systems: Scheduling. New Brunswick. For more information, call 732-932-9271 or visit www.cpe.rutgers.edu/courses/current/al0604ca.html.

March 2-3 Managing Turfgrass & Landscape Weeds. New Brunswick. To learn more, call 732-932-9271 or visit www.cpe.rutgers.edu/programs/landscape.html.

March 12 Turfgrass Disease Management. New Brunswick. For details, call 732-932-9271 or visit www.cpe.rutgers.edu/programs/landscape.html.

New York

February 17-20 & 23 8th Annual NOFA Organic Land Care Course. Schodack. For details, call 413-773-3830, e-mail kathylitch29@yahoo.com or visit www.organiclandcare.net.

February 23-25 Cornell University Advanced Short Course. Cornell University, Ithaca. For more information, call 607-255-5439, e-mail mw45@cornell.edu or visit www.nysta.org.

February 24-25 2009 NYSTA Southeastern Regional Conference. Holiday Inn-Suffern, Suffern. To learn more, visit www.nysta.org.

March 2 2009 NYSTA Western Regional Conference. Millennium Hotel, Buffalo. For details, visit www.nysta.org.

March 11 2009 Turfgrass Advocacy—Lobby Day. Empire State Plaza, Albany. To learn more, visit www.nysta.org.

March 13 Back to Basics Plant Care, Lawn Care & Safety. Penn State Great Valley, Malvern. For more information, visit www.plna.com.

March 18 Irrigation Association of New York General Meeting. Woodbury. For details, visit http://www.iany.org.

March 19 2009 NYSTA Adirondack Regional Conference. Lake Placid Crowne Plaza, Lake Placid. For more information, visit www.nysta.org.

Pennsylvania

February 18 Winter Grounds Management Seminar. Kutztown Grange, Kutztown. For details, visit www.plna.com.

February 20 Pruning for Professionals. Penn State Great Valley, Malvern. For more information, visit www.plna.com.

February 23-24 Identification of Shrubs. Penn State Berks Campus, Reading. For details, visit www.plna.com.

Rhode Island

February 25-27 & March 2-3 8th Annual NOFA Organic Land Care Course. Providence. For more information, call 401-364-3387, e-mail fcrandall@woodriverevergreens.com or visit www.organiclandcare.net.

March 2-5 New England Regional Turfgrass Conference & Show. Rhode Island Convention Center, Providence. For details, call 401-848-0004 or visit www.nertf.org.

March 5 URI Landscape Architecture Lecture Series: At the Edge—The Creative Interface Between Preservation, Sustainability and Institutional Culture on University Campuses. University of Rhode Island, Kingston. For more information, call 401-874-2983 or e-mail wagre@uri.edu.

National

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

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

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

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

Canada/International

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

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

February 21 Organic Turf Management. Canada Way Education Center, Burnaby, B.C. To learn more, visit www.gaiacollege.ca/public/programs/turf/index.php.

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

March 1 Organic Turf Management. Royal Roads University, Victoria, B.C. For more information, visit www.gaiacollege.ca/public/programs/turf/index.php.