Georgia

January 6-9, 2011 Southeast Regional Fruit & Vegetable Conference. Savannah. For more information, visit www.seregionalconference.com.

March 30, 2011 Georgia Pecan Growers Association Annual Conference & Trade Show. Georgia National Fairgrounds and AgriCenter, Perry. For more information, contact Janice Dees, GPGA, at 229-382-2187 or georgiapecan@gmail.com.

Kansas

March 22-24, 2011 Mid-America Farm Expo. Salina. For more information, visit www.salinakansas.org.

Mississippi

February 25-26, 2011 Southeastern Pecan Growers Annual Conference. Biloxi. For more information, contact Will Easterlin at 478-472-7731 or will@easterlinpecan.com.

March 8-9, 2011 Greenhouse Tomato Short Course. Eagle Ridge Conference Center, Raymond. For more information, visit http://greenhousetomatosc.com.

North Carolina

February 2-4, 2011 Southern Farm Show. Raleigh. For more information, visit www.southernfarmshow.com.

February 23, 2011 North Carolina Cooperative Extension Fresh Product Safety Training for Farmers. Cooperative Extension in Harnett County, Lillington. For more information, contact Gary Pierce at 910-893-7533 or aimee_marshall@ncsu.edu.

Oklahoma

April 14-16, 2011 Southern Plains Farm Show. Oklahoma City. For more information, visit www.farmshowusa.com.

June 26-28, 2011 Oklahoma Pecan Growers Conference and Trade Show. Bartlesville. For more information, contact Janice Landgraf at 580-795-7644 or okpecan@trinex.net.

Tennessee

January 19-22, 2011 Southern Sustainable Agricultural Working Group’s 20th Ann-ual Conference. Chattanooga Convention Center, Chattanooga. For more information, visit www.ssawg.org.

February 25-26, 2011 Mid-South Farm & Gin Show. Memphis. For more information, visit www.farmandginshow.com.

National/International

December 16 USDA Webinar – Grant Opportunity: Enhancing the Competitive-ness of Specialty Crops. Online. For more information, contact Christopher Purdy, business development specialist, USDA AMS Fruit and Vegetable Programs, at 202-720-3209 or e-mail christopher.purdy@ams.usda.gov. Register at www.ams.usda.gov/SCBGP.

January 3-6, 2011 Annual Meeting of the Northern Weed Science Society. Baltimore, Md. For more information, visit www.newss.org.

January 18-20, 2011 2011 IPSA Annual Conference. Sheraton Westport Chalet Hotel, St. Louis, Mo. For more information, visit www.independentseeds.com.

February 4-10, 2011 North American Farmers’ Direct Mar-keting Association 26th Annual Convention. Baltimore, Md. For more information, visit www.nafdma.com/NAFDMA2011/ .

February 7-10, 2011 51st Annual Meeting of the Weed Science Society of America. Portland, Ore. For more information, visit www.wssa.net.

February 8-10, 2011 World Ag Expo. Tulare, Calif. For more information, visit www.worldagexpo.com.

February 8-11, 2011 30th North American Strawberry Growers Association Annual Meeting in conjunction with the 7th North American Strawberry Symposium. Tampa, Fla. For more information, contact Kevin Schooley at 613-258-4587 or visit www.nasga.org.

February 8-11, 2011 Canadian International Farm Show. Toronto, Ont. For more information, visit www.canadianfarmshow.ca.

February 13-15, 2011 Pesticide & Ag Plastics Stewardship 11th Annual Conference. San Antonio, Texas. For more information, visit http://tpsalliance.org.

February 16-19, 2011 National Farm Machinery Show. Louisville, Ky. For more information, visit www.farmmachineryshow.org.

February 17-19, 2011 National Pecan Shellers Midwinter Meeting. The Memphis Peabody, Memphis, Tenn. For more information, contact NPSA at 404-252-3663 or e-mail www.npsa@kellencompany.com.

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