April 26-29 Greenhouse Crop Production and Engineering Design Short Course. Sheraton Tucson, Tucson. For more information or to register, visit or contact Connie Hackathorn, coordinator, at 520-626-9566.


March 22-23 California Grape and Tree Fruit League Annual Meeting. Rancho Bernardo Inn, San Diego. Visit to learn more.

March 24-26 UC Davis Produce Marketing Seminar. Robert Mondavi Institute Sensory Theater, Davis. To register, e-mail Brian Frederick at

March 25-26 Farmworker Education Workshop in Spanish. Napa. For more information, visit or call the Napa Valley Grapegrowers’ office at 707-944-8311.

March 28 CCOF Going Organic System Plan Training. Lakeport. Contact Fred Thomas at 530-891-6958 or e-mail to learn more.


April 6-8 Southwest Marketing Network: 7th Annual Conference. Durango. Contact Le Adams at for more information.


March 30 Rural Roots Workshop: Taking Your Sales to the Next Level. Post Falls. Visit or call 208-883-3462 for details.


November 11-12 2009 Pacific Northwest Vegetable Association Conference & Trade Show. Three Rivers Convention Center, Kennewick. Contact the association at 509-585-5460 or visit for details.


March 10-13 U.S. Potato Board 2009 Annual Meeting. Denver, Colo. For details, visit

March 10-13 American Peanut Council 2009 Spring Conference. Washington, D.C. Contact Cindy Stickles at or 703-838-9500 to learn more.

March 19-21 4th Annual National Farm to Cafeteria Conference. Portland, Ore. For details, call Marion Kalb at 505-474-5782 or visit

March 19-21 Produce Solutions Conference. Nashville, Tenn. Contact the Produce Marketing Association at 302-738-7100 or visit

March 24-26 6th International IPM Symposium. Oregon Convention Center, Portland, Ore. For details, visit

March 31 20th MAFO National Farmworkers Conference. San Antonio, Texas. Visit to learn more.