June 20-21 2008 Homestead Plant Exhibition. Miami. Call 305-248-1117 or visit http://www.hpxshow.org to learn more.

July 13-15 10th Annual Southern Peanut Growers Conference. Panama City Beach, Fla. For more information, call 229-386-3470.

September 2 Florida Tomato Committee and Florida Tomato Exchange Joint Conference. Naples. For more information, visit www.floridatomatoes.org/conference.

September 21-23 Florida Fruit and Vegetable Association Annual Convention. Naples. Call 321-214-5200 to learn more.


October 18 6th Annual Missouri Chestnut Roast. University of Missouri Horticulture and Agroforestry Research Center, New Franklin. Visit www.centerforagroforestry.org for additional information or contact Julie Rhoads at rhoadsj@Missouri.edu.


September 22-26 United Fresh Produce Associations’ Produce Inspection Training Program. Fredericksburg. For details, contact Beth Berman at 202-303-3405 or visit www.unitedfresh.org.


June 16-20 16th IFOAM Organic World Congress: Cultivate the Future. Modena, Italy. Visit www.ifoam.org/modena2008 to learn more.

June 17-20 American Society for Enology and Viticulture 59th Annual Meeting. Portland, Ore. For more information, visit www.asev.org.

June 22-25 International Fruit Tree Association Short Orchard Tour. South and North Carolina. For more information, call 509-884-5651.

June 22-25 12th Annual Peanut Congress. Amelia Island, Fla. For more information, call APSA at 229-888-2508.

July 8 Sunbelt Expo Field Day. Moultrie, Ga. For more information, call 229-985-1968.

July 14-16 9th International Vaccinium Symposium. Corvallis, Ore. Visit http://www.oregonstate.edu/conferences/vaccinium2008 to learn more.

July 15-18 American Peanut Research and Education Society Meeting. Oklahoma City, Okla. Contact James Starr at 979-845-8278 for more information.

July 16-19 National Onion Association Summer Convention. Pasco, Wash. Call 970-353-5895 or visit www.onions-usa.org to learn more.

July 20-23 9th International Conference on Precision Agriculture. Denver, Colo. Call 217-762-7955 or visit www.icpaonline.org for details.

July 23-25 International Tomato Congress. Leon, Guanajuato, Mexico. Call 888-942-2206 for details.

July 25-26 Chestnut Growers of America Annual Meeting. Chico, Calif. Contact Ray Young at 360-887-3669 or visit www.wcga.net to learn more.

July 25-27 Produce Marketing Association’s Foodservice Conference & Expo. Monterey, Calif. For more information, call 302-738-7100 or visit www.pma.com/foodservice.

July 26-August 7 International Fruit Tree Association Study Tour. France. For information, call 509-884-5651.

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 www.nysaes.cornell.edu/hort/ishs to learn more.

August 10-13 Northern Nut Growers Association 2008 Annual Meeting. College Station, Texas. Visit www.icserv.com/nnga/meetintro for details.

August 10-14 Potato Association of America 92nd Annual Meeting and Conference. Buffalo, N.Y. For more information, visit www.hort.cornell.edu/PAA2008.

August 12-13 American Peanut Shellers’ Association Pre-Harvest Meeting. Albany, Ga. Call 229-888-2508 to learn more.

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

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 visit http://www.njveg.Rutgers.edu/njpepperconference/.

September 8-12 5th ISHS International Symposium on Brassicas, 17th Crucifer Genetics Workshop. Lillehammer, Norway. For further information or to register, visit www.brassica2008.no.

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 www.unitedfresh.org.

September 29-October 3 6th International Conference on Mushroom Biology and Mush-room Products. Bonn, Germany. Visit www.wsmbmp-conference.de to learn more.

October 20-24 International Workshop on Greenhouse Environmental Control and Crop Production in Semi-Arid Regions. University of Arizona, Tucson. Call 520-626-9566 or visit www.ghworkshoparidregions2008.org for more information.

October 24-27 Produce Marketing Association’s 2008 Fresh Summit International Convention & Expo. Orlando, Fla. For details, visit www.pma.com.

November 2-4 Irrigation Show 2008. Anaheim, Calif. For details, visit www.irrigation.org.

November 18-19 American Peanut Shellers’ Association 2008 Post-Harvest Meetings. Albany, Ga. For details, contact APSA at 229-888-2508 or info@peanut-shellers.org.

November 30-December 2 2008 International Spinach Conference. San Antonio, Texas. Contact Larry Stein at 830-278-9151 or larrystein@tamu.edu for details.

December 11-13 National Allium Research Conference. Savannah, Ga. Contact George Boyhan, University of Georgia, at 912-681-5639 to learn more.

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