October 6 Donnie Arthur Tournament. Montgomery Country Club, Montgomery, Ala. To learn more, call 205-967-0397.
October 25 Family Farm Day at FarmLinks. Sylacauga, Ala. For more information, call 205-967-0397.
October 28-30 2008 Annual Turfgrass Conference & Trade Show. Auburn University Hotel & Conference Center, Auburn, Ala. To learn more, call 866-246-4203, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.alaturfgrass.org.
November 13 Alabama Golf Course Superintendents Association Annual Meeting. North River Yacht & Country Club, Tuscaloosa, Ala. For details, call 205-967-0397.
December 8 Golf at River Bend. Jasper, Ala. To learn more, call 205-967-0397.
December 2 Turf Basics Workshop. Little Rock, Ark. For details, visit http://www.turf.uark.edu/education/basics.html.
December 3 Turf Basics Workshop. West Memphis, Ark. For more information, visit http://www.turf.uark.edu/education/basics.html.
December 4 Turf & Landscape Seminar. Paragould, Ark. To learn more, visit http://www.turf.uark.edu/education/landscape.html.
September 16-19 Florida Turfgrass Association 2008 Annual Conference. PGA National Resort, Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. For more information, visit www.ftga.org.
September 25-27 The Landscape Show. Orlando, Fla. For details, visit www.thelandscapeshow.org.
November 6 Georgia Sod Producers Association Field Day. Tifton, Ga. For more information, visit www.GeorgiaTurf.com.
November 24-25 Landscape Cost Estimate & Bidding Workshops. Conner Hall, University of Georgia, Athens, Ga. For details, call 706-542-2861 or visit www.hort.uga.edu/extension/programs/CEJBW/index.html.
December 3-6 Georgia Irrigation Association Winter Conference. Mulberry Inn, Savannah, Ga. For more information, visit www.gairr.org.
October 2 Ornamental Horticulture Field Day. Mississippi State University’s Coastal Research & Extension Center, Poplarville, Miss. For more information, call 601-403-8774 or e-mail Blythe@pss.msstate.edu.
October 17-18 Fall Flower & Garden Fest. MSU Truck Crops Experiment Station, Crystal Springs, Miss. For details, visit www.msstate.edu/dept/cmrec/fallgardenday.htm or call 601-892-3731.
November 2-4 Mississippi Turfgrass Association Conference/Trade Show. Bancorp South Convention Center, Tupelo, Miss. To learn more, visit www.lmgcsa.com/EventsSchedule.html
December 15-19 Mississippi Turfgrass Short Course. Mississippi State University, Starkville, Miss. For details, visit www.lmgcsa.com/EventsSchedule.html.
September 28-29 Carolinas GCSA Fall Mountain Meeting. Etowah Valley Country Club, Etowah, N.C. For more information, visit http://www.cgcsa.org.
September 17 Turf and Landscape Field Day. Oklahoma State University Botanical Garden, Stillwater, Okla. For details, call 405-744-7361 or e-mail email@example.com.
September 25-26 “Green It’s Your Industry” Convention & Trade Show. Oklahoma City, Okla. To learn more, visit www.oknla.org.
October 8 Tree Care Conference. Oklahoma State University Botanical Garden, Stillwater, Okla. For details, call 405-744-5404 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
November 5 Greenhouse IPM Conference. Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, Okla. For more information, call 405-744-7361 or e-mail email@example.com.
December 4 Water Issues in Horticulture Conference. Stillwater, Okla. To learn more, call 405-744-5404 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
September 18-19 SCNLA Certified Landscape Technician Test. Sandhill Research & Education Center, Columbia, S.C. For details, call 864-592-3868.
October 1 SCNLA/SCLTA Annual Fall Field Day. Sandhill Research & Education Center, Columbia, S.C. To learn more, call 864-592-3868 or visit www.scnla.com/Events.html.
November 5 SCNLA Nursery Tour. Roebuck Wholesale Nursery & Landscaping, Roebuck, S.C. For more information, call 864-592-3868.
November 17-20 Carolinas GCSA Annual Conference & Trade Show. Myrtle Beach Convention Center, Myrtle Beach, S.C. For details, visit http://www.cgcsa.org.
September 18 University of Tennessee Turfgrass Research Field Day. Knoxville, Tenn. For details, visit www.ttaonline.org/events.htm.
October 27-29 22nd Annual West Texas Turfgrass & Irrigation Conference & Trade Show. Lubbock Memorial Civic Center, Lubbock, Texas. For details, visit www.wtgcsa.org.
December 8-10 Texas Turfgrass Association Annual Conference & Trade Show. Fort Worth Convention Center, Fort Worth, Texas. To learn more, visit www.texasturf.com.
September 22 Northern Virginia Nursery & Landscape Association General Membership Meeting. South Riding Nurseries, Chantilly, Va. For details, call 703-550-6900.
September 16 Landscape Irrigation Auditor Class. St. Charles Convention Center, St. Charles, Mo. To register, visit www.giastl.com.
September 17 Reel Mowing: What You Don’t Know Might Hurt. GCSAA Web cast. For more information, call 800-472-7878 or visit www.gcsaa.org/education/webcast/webcast.aspx.
September 25 Foliar Nutrition: A Splash on the Grass. GCSAA Web cast. To learn more, call 800-472-7878 or visit www.gcsaa.org/education/webcast/webcast.aspx.
September 26 Landscape Irrigation Auditor Class; SMART Technologies for Irrigation Management. Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, Fla. For details, visit www.irrigation.org.
September 27 Electrical Troubleshooting Part I: Diagnosing Field Wiring Problems. Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, Fla. To learn more, visit www.irrigation.org.
September 29-October 1 NTEA’s Annual New Model Truck Product Conference. Hyatt Regency Dearborn, Dearborn, Mich. For details, call 800-441-6832 or visit www.ntea.com.
October 1 7th Annual Irrigator Tech Educational Conference. Chino, Calif. For more information, visit www.irrigatortech.com.
October 3-7 2008 American Society of Landscape Architects Annual Meeting & Expo. Pennsylvania Convention Center, Philadelphia, Pa. For details, call 888-999-2752 or visit www.eshow2000.com/asla.
October 5-7 2008 Nursery & Landscape Association Executives of North America Green Industry Leadership Forum. The Palms Resort, Las Vegas, Nev. For more information, visit www.nlae.org.
September 17-18 CanWest Hort Show. Vancouver, B.C., Canada. For more information, visit www.canwesthortshow.com.
September 18-20 Pre-GLEE Tour With Ian Baldwin. England. For details, visit www.anla.org.
October 8-9 Canadian Greenhouse Conference. Mississauga, Ont., Canada. To learn more, visit www.canadiangreenhouseconference.com.
November 7-9 Organic Soil Management. Canada Way Education Center, Burnaby, B.C., Canada. For details, visit www.gaiacollege.ca/public/programs/soil/index.php.
October 5-9 2008 Joint Annual Meeting of GSA, ASA, CSSA, SSSA and GCAGS. Houston, Texas. For more information, call 888-443-4472 or visit www.acsmeetings.org/2008.
October 8-10 WaterSmart Innovations 08. Las Vegas, Nev. For details, call 702-862-3777 or visit www.watersmartinnovations.com.
October 17 2008 Perennial Plant Conference. Scott Arboretum of Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, Pa. For more information, call 610-388-1000 or visit www.perennialplantconference.org.
October 19-22 International Plant Propagators’ Society Southern Region Annual Meeting. Omni Hotel, Charlottesville, Va. To learn more, call 205-967-7896, e-mail RStisher@aol.com or visit www.ipps.org/SouthernNA/index.htm.
October 22-25 2008 PLANET Green Industry Conference. Louisville Marriott Downtown, Louisville, Ky. For more information, visit www.landcarenetwork.org.
October 22-25 2008 PGMS School of Grounds Management. Louisville, Ky. For details, visit www.pgms.org.
October 23-25 Green Industry & Equipment Expo (GIE+EXPO). Kentucky Exposition Center, Louisville, Ky. For more information, call 800-558-8767 or visit www.gie-expo.com.
November 13-15 TCI Expo 2008. Milwaukee, Wis. For more information, visit www.tcia.org.
November 18-20 Partners in Community Forestry National Conference. Atlanta, Ga. To learn more, visit www.arborday.org/shopping/conferences/brochures/pcf/2008/call.cfm.
December 3-4 Irrigation Contractor Class. Mulberry Inn, Savannah, Ga. For details, visit www.irrigation.org.
January 14-16, 2009 2009 Mid-America Horticultural Trade Show. McCormick Place West, Chicago, Ill. For more information, visit http://www.midam.org.
November 22 Organic Turf Management. Royal Roads University, Victoria, B.C., Canada. For details, visit www.gaiacollege.ca/public/programs/turf/index.php.
November 28-30 Organic Soil Management. Royal Roads University, Victoria, B.C., Canada. For more information, visit www.gaiacollege.ca/public/programs/soil/index.php.
December 6 Organic Turf Management. Canada Way Education Center, Burnaby, B.C., Canada. For details, visit www.gaiacollege.ca/public/programs/turf/index.php.
February 8-12, 2009 TCIA Winter Management Conference. Grand Bahama Island, Bahamas. To learn more, visit www.tcia.org.