January 20 New Haven County Farm Bureau Annual Meet and Greet. Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station, New Haven. Call 860-768-1100 or e-mail to learn more.


January 19-21 Indiana Horticultural Congress. Adams Mark Hotel, Indianapolis. Visit for details.


January 29-31 2009 Iowa Fruit and Vegetable Growers and Marketers Conference. Sheraton, West Des Moines. Contact Barbara Lovitt at 515-281-8232 to learn more.

March 20-21 Iowa Wine Growers Association 9th Annual Conference and Wine Tourism Symposium. Des Moines. For more information, visit or e-mail Joan O’Brien at


January 13-15 Maine Agricultural Trades Show. Augusta Civic Center, Augusta. Call 207-287-3702 to learn more.

February 21 Community Supported Agriculture Conference. MOFGA’s Common Ground Education Center, Unity. For details, visit

March 27-29 29th Annual Agri-Business Trade Fair. Presque Isle. Call 207-472-3802 for more information.


January 16-17 Chesapeake Alliance for Sustainable Agriculture’s 10th Annual Conference: Connect Locally. Frederick. Visit to learn more.


January 17 22nd NOFA-Mass Annual Winter Conference. Worcester. Visit to learn more.

January 23-24 First Mass-achusetts Agricultural Comm-issions Conference. The Crowne Plaza, Worcester. For details, visit or contact Irene Winkler, Pilgrim RC&D coordinator, at 508-295-1317, ext. 130.

February 25-26 Harvest New England Agricultural Marketing Conference and Trade Show. Sturbridge Host Hotel, Sturbridge. For details, call David Webber at 617-626-1754 or e-mail


January 15 Extend Your Zone – Expand Your Season Workshop. St. Cloud Civic Center, St. Cloud. Contact the Minnesota Department of Agriculture at 651-201-6012 to learn more.

January 16-17 9th Annual Minnesota Organic Conference & Trade Show. Civic Center, St. Cloud. For details, call 651-201-6140.

January 22-23 11th Annual Midwest Value-Added Agri culture Conference. Mayo Civic Center, Rochester. Call 715-834-9672 or visit for details.