National/International

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

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

February 10 Organic Crop Improvement Association Research and Education Crop Improvement Workshop: Plan for Your Market. Lied Lodge & Conference Center, Nebraska City, Neb. For more information, visit www.ocia.org.

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

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

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

February 24 USDA Webinar: Fruit and Vegetable Market News Portal Training – How to Get the Most Out of the USDA’s Market News Reports and Information. Online. For more information, visit http://bit.ly/webinar_register.fvmn.

March 2 North American Blueberry Council 2011 Spring Board Meeting. Westin Dallas Fort Worth Airport Hotel, Irving, Texas. For more information, visit http://nabctexasmeeting.eventbrite.com.

March 17-19 North American Farm & Power Show. Owatonna, Minn. For more information, visit www.tradexpos.com.

Iowa

March 1-3 Hawkeye Farm Show. Cedar Falls. For more information, visit www.farmshowsusa.com.

Michigan

February 9 & 23 Michigan Farmers Market Association Farmers Market Manager Certificate Program. Michigan Municipal League Conference Room, Lansing. For more information, visit www.mifma.org.

Minnesota

February 17-19 Minnesota Grape Growers Association Cold Climate Grape and Wine Competition. Sheraton Bloomington Hotel, Bloomington. For more information, contact Lisa Smiley at 651-492-5393 or e-mail lisa@coldclimategrapes.com or visit www.mngrapes.org.

Nebraska

February 9 Nebraska Agricultural Technologies Association Conference. Midtown Holiday Inn, Grand Island. For more information, contact Dave Varner at 402-727-2775 or dvarner1@unl.edu.

February 17 26th Women in Agriculture Conference. Holiday Inn & Convention Center, Kearney. For more information, visit http://wia.unl.edu/index.html or contact Megan Voss at 402-472-0079 or mvoss2@unl.edu.

February 22 Recertification Pesticide Training. Douglas/Sarpy County Extension Office, Omaha. For more information, contact Clyde Ogg at 402-472-1632 or cogg@unl.edu.

February 22 Recertification Pesticide Training. Hall County Extension Office, Grand Island. For more information, contact Clyde Ogg at 402-472-1632 or cogg@unl.edu.

New York

February 24-26 New York Farm Show. Syracuse. For more information, visit www.newyorkfarmshow.com.

Vermont

February 18 Vermont Business Center Spring Leadership & Management Certificate Seminar: Strategic Marketing Management & Application with Karen Fleming. Burlington. For more information, visit www.uvm.edu/vbc.

March 4 Vermont Business Center Spring Leadership & Management Certificate Seminar: Developing Sales Strategies and Tactics for Growth with Joe Candido. Burlington. For more information, visit www.uvm.edu/vbc.

Wisconsin

March 1-2 Eau Claire Farm Show. Eau Claire. For more information, visit www.northcountryenterprises.com.

Alabama

February 11-12 Alabama Fruit & Vegetable Growers Conference. Auburn University Student Center, Auburn. For more information, visit www.aces.edu/department/associa tions/afvga/AFVGA_calendar.html.

Georgia

March 29-30 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 Mid-America Farm Expo. Salina. For more information, visit www.sali nakansas.org.

Mississippi

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

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

North Carolina

February 23 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 gary_pierce@ncsu.edu.

South Carolina

February 15-16 Good Agricultural Practices Training. Anderson Civic Center, Anderson. For more information, contact Diana Vossbrinck at 864-517-4720 or e-mail diana@carolinafarmstewards.org.

Tennessee

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

California

March 3-4 On-Farm Water Management Conference. San Jose. For more information, visit www.agricultureupdate.com/water management.

New Mexico

March 6-8 Western Pecan Growers Annual Conference and Trade Show. Hotel Encanto, Las Cruces. For more information, contact Olivia Carver at oliviakcarver@aol.com.

Washington

February 25 29th Annual Western Washington Potato Workshop. WSU Northwestern Washington Research & Extension Center, Mount Vernon. For more information, contact Andrew Jensen at 509-765-8845 or e-mail ajensen@potatoes.com.