July 12-14 Southern Peanut Growers Conference. Edgewater Beach Resort, Panama City Beach. For details, call 229-386-3470 or visit www.southernpeanutfarmers.org.


May 7 Georgia Pecan Growers Association Annual Conference. Georgia National Fairgrounds and AgriCenter, Perry. Contact GPGA at 229-382-2187 to learn more.


June 26-27 Louisiana Pecan Growers Annual Meeting. Lafayette. For more information, contact Susan Wilson at 318-932-8912.


June 18-19 TriState ArkLaMiss Pecan Trade Show & Convention. Vicksburg Convention Center, Vicksburg. For information, contact Stephen Norman at 318-448-3139 or pecans@pecanproducers.org.


April 8 Sustainable Blackberry Production. Oklahoma State University, Cimarron Valley Research Station, Perkins. Contact Stephanie at 405-744-5404 or visit www.hortla.okstate.edu to learn more.

April 23-25 Southern Plains Farm Show. Oklahoma City. Visit www.farmshowusa.com to learn more.

June 1-3 Oklahoma Pecan Growers Conference and Trade Show. Cox Center, Oklahoma City. Contact Janice Landgraf at 580-795-7644 or okpecan@trinex.net for details.

June 21-23 Oklahoma Pecan Growers Annual Conference. Oklahoma City. E-mail OPGA at okpecan@trinex.net for details.

South Carolina

June 18-20 2009 Southeast Greenhouse Conference. Greenville. Visit www.sgcts.org to learn more.


May 6 Early Season Pecan Management Seminar. Georgetown. Contact Williamson County Agent Bob Whitney at 512-943-3300 or rwhitney@ag.tamu.edu to learn more.


March 21-22 Organic Growers School 16th Annual Spring Conference. Asheville. Visit www.organicgrowersschool.org to learn more.