Illinois

August 18-19 Midwest Ag Industries Exposition. Bloomington. For more information, visit www.ifca.com.

Iowa

August 31 – September 2 Farm Progress Show. Boone. For more information, visit www.farmprogressshow.com.

Massachusetts

May 27 and June 3 Identifying Freshwater Wetlands in the Landscape. Amherst. For more information, visit www.umassgreeninfo.org or call 413-545-0895.

June 22 and 25 Broadleaf Weed Identifi-cation. Jamaica Plain and Amherst. For more information, visit www.umassgreeninfo.org or call 413-545-0895.

September 17 – October 3 Eastern States Exposition. West Springfield. For more information, visit www.thebige.com.

Minnesota

August 3-5 Farmfest. Redwood Falls. For more information, visit www.farmshows.com.

New Hampshire

May 22 First Annual Spring Herb and Garden Conference. Pine Hill Waldorf School, Wilton. For more information, contact Eleanor Moyer, conference coordinator, at 603-233-3217; e-mail herbday@nofanh.org; or visit www.nofanh.org.

June 7-8 Northeast Resource Recovery Association’s 29th Annual Recycling Conference & Expo. Radisson Hotel Manchester/Center of New Hampshire, Manchester. For more information, visit www.nrra.net.

New York

August 10-12 Empire Farm Days. Seneca Falls. For more information, visit www.empirefarmdays.com.

August 10-15 163rd Chenango County Fair. Norwich. For more information, visit http://chenangocountyfair.homestead.com.

North Dakota

September 14-16 Big Iron Farm Show. West Fargo. For more information, visit www.bigironfarmshow.com.

Ohio

May 15 Ohio Nut Growers Grafting Demonstration. Fogle Farm, Raymond. For more information, visit www.onga.org.

Pennsylvania

June 27-30 Mid-Atlantic Alliance of Cooperatives Summer Youth Institute. Lock Haven University, Lock Haven. For more information, visit http://maacooperatives.org.

July 24 – 31 2010 Lebanon Area Fair. Lebanon. For more information, visit www.lebanonareafair.com.

South Dakota

August 17-19 Dakotafest. Mitchell. For more information, visit www.farmshows.com.

Wisconsin

July 20-22 Wisconsin Farm Technology Days. River Falls. For more information, visit www.wifarmtechnologydays.com.

National/International

June 6-11 International Association for Plant Biotechnology 12th World Congress. St. Louis, Mo. For more information, visit www.IAPB2010.org.

July 10-15 Society of Nematologists 49th Annual Meeting. Boise, Idaho. For more information, contact the Society of Nematologists, P.O. Box 311, Marceline, MO 64658; call 660-376-3586; e-mail son@hughes.net; or visit www.nematologists.org.

July 6-10 Advanced Photovoltaic Technology Workshop. Forget-Me-Not Farm, Tinmouth, Vt. For more information, contact Carol Levin at 802-254-4670 or carol@sunnysidesolar.com; Patty Kenyon at 802-235-2707 or pkenyon@solarfest.org; or visit www.solarfest.org.

July 17-21 National Institute on Cooperative Education. University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tenn. For more information, visit http://tennesseecouncilofcoops.org.

July 18-21 Northern Nut Growers Association Annual Meeting. The College of Wooster, Wooster, Ohio. For more information, visit www.nutgrowing.org.

July 21-24 National Onion Association Summer Convention. Portland, Ore. For more information, visit www.onions-usa.org.

July 25-28 North America Blueberry Research and Extension Workers Conference. Kalamazoo, Mich. For more information, visit www.berrygrape.org.

July 25-28 Walnut Council Annual Meeting. Grand Rapids, Mich. For more information, contact the Walnut Council International Office, Wright Forestry Center, 1007 N. 725 W., West Lafayette, IN 47906-9431; call 765-583-3501; or visit www.walnutcouncil.org.

July 25–30 Third International Symposium on Tomato Diseases. Ischia, Naples, Italy. For more information, visit www.3istd.com.

July 26-28 34th International Carrot Conference. Kennewick, Wash. For more information, e-mail snolan@agmgt.com or call 509-585-5460.

July 30 – August 1 PMA’s Foodservice Conference & Exposition. Monterey, Calif. For more information, visit www.pma.com/foodservice.

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