Connecticut

November 13 Down Economy Computerized Estimating Workshop for Landscapers. Windsor. For more information, call 800-562-0610.

January 13-14,2010 CGGA-CNLA Winter Symposium. MountainRidge, Wallingford. To learn more, call 800-562-0610.

January 28-29, 2010 Connecticut Turf, Landscape & Irrigation Conference. Mohegan Sun, Uncasville. For details, visit www.cicaweb.org.

Delaware

November18 2009 Delaware Ornamental & Turf Workshop. Hockessin Memorial Hall, Hockessin. To learn more, visit www.dnlaonline.org.

January 13-14, 2010 2010 Delaware Horticulture Industry Expo & Annual Pesticide Conference. Modern Maturity Center, Dover. For details, visit www.dnlaonline.org.

Maine

January 19, 2010 Maine Landscape & Nursery Association Trade Show & Conference. Ramada Inn, Lewiston. For more information, visit www.melna.org.

Maryland

October 19-21 MAC-ISA Annual Meeting. Ocean City. To learn more, visit www.mac-isa.org.

November 10 How to Grow Your Business in Any Economy! National 4-H Youth Conference Center, Chevy Chase. For more information, visit www.lcamddcva.org.

January 4-8, 2010 22nd Annual Advanced Landscape Plant IPM PHC Short Course. University of Maryland, College Park. To learn more, call 301-405-3913 or e-mail akoeiman@umd.edu.

January 6-8, 2010 Mid-Atlantic Nursery Trade Show. Baltimore Convention Center, Baltimore. For details, visit www.mants.com.

Massachusetts

October 20 MLP Water Wise Seminar—The Latest Technology, Equipment & Best Practices for Water Conservation. Elm Bank Reservation, Wellesley. For details, visit www.mlp-mclp.org.

October 20 MLP Dinner Meeting—Organic Weed Control: Fact or Fiction? Ken’s Steak House, Framingham. To learn more, visit www.mlp-mclp.org.

November 4 New England Nursery Association Volunteer Leaders Summit. Massachusetts Horticultural Society, Elm Bank, Wellesley. For details, visit www.newenglandnurseryassociation.org.

November 10 MLP Annual Meeting & Dinner Meeting. Ken’s Steak House, Framingham. For more information, visit www.mlp-mclp.org.

November 10 MLP Water Wise Seminar—Staying Ahead of the EPA: The Best Options for Large-Scale Water Management. Elm Bank Reservation, Wellesley. To learn more, visit www.mlp-mclp.org.

New Jersey

December 8-10 34th Annual Green Expo. Taj Mahal Resort, Atlantic City. For details, call 973-812-6467 or visit www.njturfgrass.org.

New York

December 7-11 Cornell University Short Course. Cornell University, Ithaca. To learn more, visit www.nysta.org.

December 9 Irrigation Association of New York General Meeting. The Woodlands, Woodbury. For details, visit http://iany.org.

January 12-14, 2010 Empire State Green Industry Show. Rochester Riverside Convention Center, Rochester. For more information, visit www.nysta.org.

Pennsylvania

October 20 Pruning Deciduous Trees. Morris Arboretum, Philadelphia. For details, call 215-247-5777, ext. 156, or e-mail jlm@exchange.upenn.edu.

November18 Evaluating Trees for Hazards. Morris Arboretum, Philadelphia. To learn more, call 215-247-5777, ext. 156, or e-mail jlm@exchange.upenn.edu.

January 12-14, 2010 2010 Eastern Pennsylvania Turf Conference & Show. Valley Forge Convention Center, Valley Forge. For more information, visit www.paturf.org.

January 28, 2010 Northeastern Pennsylvania Turf Conference & Trade Show. Woodlands Inn & Resort, Wilkes-Barre. To learn more, call 814-865-2543 or visit http://turf.cas.psu.edu/northeast_conference.cfm.

February 9, 2010 Lawn Care Association of Pennsylvania Winter Conference. Holiday Inn Lehigh Valley, Allentown. For details, visit www.lawncareofpa.org.

Rhode Island

November 19 URI LAR Fall Lecture Series: Michael Blier. Weaver Auditorium, University of Rhode Island, Kingston. For details, call 401-874-2893, e-mail wagre@uri.edu or visit www.riasla.org.

January 26-27, 2010 Rhode Island Nursery & Landscape Association Winter Meeting. Crowne Plaza, Warwick. For more information, visit www.rinla.com.

Washington, D.C.

December 4 Conservation Landscaping Conference: Turning a New Leaf. George Washington University Conference Center. To learn more, call 443-482-2156 or visit www.chesapeakelandscape.org.

National

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.

October28-31 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.

November 11-13 USGBC Greenbuild Conference & Expo. Phoenix, Ariz. To learn more, visit www.greenbuildexpo.org.

December 2-4 The Lawn Care Summit 2009. Omni Resort at ChampionsGate, Orlando, Fla. For more information, visit www.landcarenetwork.org.

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

January 24-27, 2010 18th Annual US Composting Council Conference & Trade Show. Wyndham Orlando Resort, Orlando, Fla. For more information, visit www.compostingcouncil.org.

January 30-31, 2010 Garden Center University Class of 2012. Louisville, Ky. For details, visit www.anla.org.

January 30-31, 2010 Landscape Masters Program Class of 2012. Louisville, Ky. To learn more, visit www.anla.org.

January 31-February 3, 2010 American Nursery & Landscape Association Management Clinic. Galt House Hotel & Suites, Louisville, Ky. For more information, visit www.managementclinic.org.

February 1-5, 2010 Turfgrass Producers International Midwinter Conference. Sheraton Keauhou Bay Resort & Spa, Kailua-Kona, Hawaii. To learn more, visit www.turfgrasssod.org.

Canada/International

October 20-21 Landscape Ontario 10th Garden & Floral Expo. Toronto Congress Centre, Toronto, Ont. For more information, visit www.gardenexpo.ca .

November 9-10 Atlantic Green Forum. Holiday Inn, St. John’s, Newfoundland. For details, call 866-383-4711, e-mail rebecca@canadanursery.com or visit www.landscapenl.org.

November 19-20 Green Industry Show & Conference. Shaw Conference Centre, Edmonton, Alb. To learn more, call 780-489-1991 or visit www.greenindustryshow.com.

November 23-25 2009 HortEast Conference & Trade Show. Moncton Coliseum Complex, Moncton, N.B. For details, call 866-383-4711, e-mail rebecca@canadanursery.com or visit www.horteast.ns.ca.

November 27 Fall Urban Forestry Symposium. Surrey Sport & Leisure Complex, Surrey, B.C. For more information, call 604-574-7772 or e-mail aingram@bclna.com.