January 15-16 Connecticut Nursery & Landscape Association and Connecticut Greenhouse Growers Association Winter Symposium. Naugatuck Valley Community College, Waterbury. Call 800-562-0610 to sponsor or register.

January 17-February 16 Connecticut GreenPrep Program for basic greenhouse/ nursery skills. Hartford. Call the University of Connecticut’s Home and Garden Education Center at 877-486-6271 or visit to learn more.

January 23-25 & 28-29 NOFA’s 7th Annual Organic Land Care Course. New Haven. For details, call 203-888-5146 or visit


January 9-12 Illinois Specialty Crop and Agritourism Conference. Springfield. Contact Diane Handley at 309-557-2107 or e-mail to learn more.


January 28-30 Indiana Horti-cultural Congress. Indianapolis. E-mail to learn more.


January 16-18 & 22-23 NOFA’s 7th Annual Organic Land Care Course. Leominster. For details, call 203-888-5146 or visit

February 6-8 New England Grows. Boston. Call 508-653-3009 or visit to learn more.


January 15-17 Northwest Michigan Orchard and Vineyard Show. Traverse City. Visit to learn more.

January 26 Northern Michigan Small Farm Conference. Grayling. Call Stan Moore at 231-533-8818 or e-mail for details.


February 12-13 Upper Midwest Regional Fruit and Vegetable Growers Conference and Trade Show. St. Cloud. Call 763-434-0400 to learn more.

New Hampshire

December 11-13 New England Vegetable and Fruit Conference. Manchester. For more information, visit

New Jersey

January 15-17 The Vegetable Growers of New Jersey Annual Meeting and Trade Show. Atlantic City. E-mail Mel Henninger at for details.


January 14-16 Ohio Produce Growers and Marketers Association Congress and Trade Show. Sandusky. For more information, call 614-487-1117 or visit


January 6-9 International Sym-posium: Application of Precision Agricul-ture for Fruits and Vegetables. Orlando, Fla. Call 863-956-1151 or visit to learn more.

January 10-14 National Potato Council Annual Meeting. Marco Island, Fla. For more information, call 202-682-9456 or visit

January 24-27 27th Annual Guelph Organic Conference. Guelph, Ont. Call 705-444-0923 or visit to learn more.

January 29-31 National Bramble Con-ference. Hershey, Pa. For details, call 919-542-3687 or e-mail

January 29-31 North American Strawberry Growers Association Annual Meeting and Conference. Hershey, Pa. For more information, call 613-258-4587 or visit

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