March 12-13 Second Annual Southwest Ag Summit. Yuma. For more information, visit


March 13-16 Natural Products Expo West. Anaheim. For details, visit

March 25 California Institute of Rural Studies Workshop: Keeping Workers Happy and Production Profitable: Positive Practices in Farm Labor Management. Eureka. For more information, contact Erin Hardie at 530-756-6555 ext. 20 or visit

March 30-April 1, 2008 Grape and Tree Fruit League Annual Meeting. San Francisco. For more information, visit

September 14 17th Annual NatureSweet Carmel TomatoFest. Carmel. Visit to learn more.


May 7-8 United Fresh Las Vegas 2008. Las Vegas. Visit to learn more.


March 12-14 United States Potato Board Annual Meeting. Denver, Colo. To register, contact Robin Vest at

May 4-7 United Fresh Las Vegas. Las Vegas, Nev. Visit for details.

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 to learn more.

August 10-13 Northern Nut Growers Association’s 2008 Annual Meeting. College Station, Texas. Visit for details.

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

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 e-mail

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

September 29-October 3 6th International Conference on Mushroom Biology and Mushroom Products. Bonn, Germany. Visit to learn more.

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

November 2-4 International Irrigation Show. Anaheim, Calif. For details, visit

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