May 5-6 Alabama Agribusiness Council’s 19th Annual Meeting. Prattville. For details, visit


March 10-14 Florida Postharvest Horticulture Industry Tour. Gainesville. Contact Adrian Berry at 352-392-1928, ext. 235 to learn more.

June 20-21 2008 Homestead Plant Exhibition. Miami. Call 305-248-1117 or visit to learn more.


April 26 River Hills Farmers Markets’ Family Farm 2008. Silex. For more information, call 573-485-7261 or 573-384-5859.

North Carolina

March 14-15 North Carolina Watermelon Association Annual Convention. Wrightsville Beach. Call 910-256-2231 for details.


June 2-6 United Fresh Produce Associations’ Produce Inspection Training Program. Fredericksburg. For details, contact Beth Berman at 202-303-3405 or visit


March 12-14 United States Potato Board Annual Meeting. Denver, Colo. To register, contact Robin Vest at

May 4-7 United Fresh Las Vegas. Las Vegas, Nev. Visit for details.

August 4-8 9th International Symposium on Integrating Canopy, Rootstock and Environmental Physiology in Orchard Systems. Geneva, N.Y. Call 315-787-2288 or visit to learn more.

August 10-13 Northern Nut Growers Association’s 2008 Annual Meeting. College Station, Texas. Visit for details.

August 21-22 U.S. Apple Outlook and Marketing Conference. Chicago, Ill. For more information, visit

September 7-10 19th International Pepper Conference. Sheraton Hotel and Conference Center, Atlantic City, N.J. Questions? Contact Dr. Wesley Kline by phone at 856-451-2800 or e-mail

September 9-12 United Fresh Produce 2008 Washington Public Policy Conference. Washington, D.C. For more information, contact Angela Bezon at 202-303-3416 or visit