April 26-29 Greenhouse Crop Production and Engineering Design Short Course. Sheraton Tucson, Tucson. For more information or to register, visit http://www.ag.arizona.edu/ceac/ or contact Connie Hackathorn, coordinator, at 520-626-9566.
April 14-16 Advanced Composting System Workshop. Sonora. To register, contact Midwest Bio-Systems at 800-689-0714 or visit www.midwestbiosystems.com.
April 22 Grapegrowing in a Changing Climate: Water Conservation & Irrigation Management. For more information, visit www.napagrowers.org or call 707-944-8311.
April 28-29 Fruit Ripening and Ethylene Management Workshop. University of California, Davis. Visit http://www.postharvest.ucdavis.edu to learn more.
June 15-26 Postharvest Technology of Horticultural Crops Short Course. ARC Ballroom, UC Davis campus. To register, contact Pam Devine at 530-752-6941 or visit http://www.postharvest.ucdavis.edu 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 www.pnva.org for details.
April 22-24 United Fresh 2009. Sands Expo Center, Las Vegas, Nev. For more information, contact Leslie Howard at 202-303-3400 or visit www.unitedfresh.org.
May 6-8 Canadian Produce Marketing Association Convention and Trade Show. Metro Toronto Convention Center, Toronto, Ont. Contact Andrea Worrell at 613-226-4187 or visit www.cpma.ca to learn more.
June 3-5 The Organic Summit. Stevenson, Wash. Visit www.theorganicsummit.com for details.
June 16-18 All Things Organic Conference & Trade Show. Chicago, Ill. Visit www.organicexpo.com to learn more.
June 21-26 1st International Short Course on Vineyard Agroecology. University of California, Berkeley. Contact Albie Miles at afmiles@nature.Berkeley.edu to learn more.
June 22-23 2009 Berry Health Benefits Symposium. Monterey, Calif. Visit www.berryhealth.org to learn more.
June 23-25 International Potato Processing & Storage Convention. Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada. Visit www.potatoconvention.com to learn more.
July 4-11 National Cherry Festival. Traverse City, Mich. For details, visit www.cherryfestival.org or call 800-968-3380.
July 14-16 Information Agriculture Conference. Crowne Plaza, Springfield, Ill. Watch for details and program updates on www.infoag.org.
July 22-23 Irrigation Association 2009 Water Conference. Park City, Utah. For details, visit www.irrigation.org or call the association at 703-536-7080.
July 24-26 Produce Marketing Association’s Foodservice Conference. Monterey, Calif. Call 302-738-7100 or visit www.pma.com/foodservice for details.
August 2-5 International Fruit Tree Association Summer Tour 2009. Nova Scotia, Canada. Visit www.ifruittree.org to learn more.
September 1-3 2009 Farm Progress Show. Decatur, Ill. Visit www.farmprogressshow.com for information.
September 9-11 National Pecan Shellers Annual Meeting. Four Seasons Chicago, Chicago, Ill. Contact NPSA at 404-252-3663 or firstname.lastname@example.org to learn more.
October 2-5 Produce Marketing Association’s Fresh Summit. Anaheim, Calif. Call 302-738-7100 or visit www.pma.com/freshsummit for details.