Illinois

January 17-19 Quad Cities Farm Equipment Show. Rock Island. Contact Richard Sherman at 843-686-5640; fax 843-686-5640; e-mail shermexpo@rr.com; or visit www.quadcitiesfarmshow.com.

January 19-21 IFCA Winter Convention & Trade Show. Peoria. Contact Leslie Forrest at 309-827-2774; fax 309-827-2779; e-mail leslief@ifca.com; or visit www.ifca.com.

January 27-28 Midwest Ag Expo—Illinois. Gifford. Contact Julie Roisum at 800-236-6332 or 608-240-4700; fax 608-240-2069; e-mail jroisum@medaassn.com; or visit www.medaassn.com.

Indiana

January 12-14 Fort Wayne Farm Show. Fort Wayne. Contact Fred Cline at 800-347-5225 or 507-437-1378; fax 507-437-8917; e-mail fred@tradexpos.com; or visit www.tradexpos.com.

Iowa

February 2-4 Iowa Power Farming Show. Des Moines. Contact Tom Junge at 800-622-0016 or 515-223-5119; fax 515-223-7832; e-mail tomj@ineda.com; or visit www.iowapowershow.com.

March 2-4 Hawkeye Farm Show. Cedar Falls. Contact Penny Swank at 507-437-7969; fax 507-437-7752; e-mail farmshowsusa@farmshowsusa.com; or visit www.farmshowsusa.com.

Massachusetts

January 16 Northeast Organic Farming Association, Massachusetts Chapter 23rd Annual Winter Conference. Worcester Technical High School, Worcester. For more information, visit www.nofamass.org/conferences/winter/index.php or contact Conference Coordinator Jassy Bratko at 978-928-5646 or jassy.bratko@nofamass.org.

Michigan

July 20-22 Michigan State University Ag Expo. East Lansing. For more information, visit www.agexpo.msu.edu.

Nebraska

January 13-14 Northeast Nebraska Farm & Equipment Show. Norfolk. Contact Bradley Hughes/Sally Lewis at 800-284-2750 or 402-371-0780; fax 402-371-6303; e-mail bhughes@wjag.com; or visit www.nebraskafarmshow.com.

March 3-4 Triumph Agricultural Exposition. Omaha. For more information, visit www.omahafarmandranch.com.

New Hampshire

March 20-21 New Hampshire Old House & Barn Expo. Radisson Hotel, Manchester. For more information, call 603-224-2281 or visit www.nhpreservation.org.

New York

January 22-24 Circles of Caring: NOFA-NY’s 28th Annual Organic Farming and Gardening Conference. Saratoga Springs. For more information, visit www.nofany.org or contact Greg Swartz at 570-224-8515 or e-mail conference@nofany.org.

January 26-27 Empire State Fruit & Vegetable Expo. Syracuse. Contact Ken Maring at 800-218-5586 or 518-673-3237; fax 518-673-3245; e-mail mwhite@leepub.com; or visit www.leetradeshows.com.

February 25-27 New York Farm Show. Syracuse. Contact Scott Grigor at 315-457-8205; fax 315-451-3548; e-mail sgrigor@ne-equip.com; or visit www.newyorkfarmshow.com.

New Jersey

January 12-14 Atlantic Coast Agricultural Convention and Trade Show sponsored by the Vegetable Growers Association of New Jersey. Taj Mahal Hotel and Casino, Atlantic City. For more information, visit www.njveggies.org.

North Dakota

January 27-29 KMOT Ag Expo. Minot. Contact Mary Rakness at 701-852-5254; fax 701-838-8195; e-mail agexpo@kmot.com; or visit www.kmot.com.

Ohio

January 29-31 Power Show Ohio. Dublin. Contact Dennis Alford at 800-606-6332 or 614-889-1309; fax 614-889-0463; e-mail dalford@amgllcusa.com; or visit www.omeda.org/powershow.

April 11 Spring Meeting of the Ohio Nut Growers Association. King-wood Center, Mansfield.For more information, visit www.onga.org.

South Dakota

January 27-29 Sioux Falls Farm Show. Sioux Falls. Contact Ron Bormaster at 507-437-7969; fax 507-437-7752; e-mail farmshowsusa@farmshowsusa.com; or visit www.farmshowsusa.com.

Wisconsin

January 13-14 Midwest Farm Show. La Crosse. Contact Bill and Sally Henry at 715-289-4632; fax 715-289-4632; e-mail riceinfo@yahoo.com; or visit www.northcountryenterprises.com.

January 26-27 Rice Lake Area Farm Show. Rice Lake. Contact Bill and Sally Henry at 715-289-4632; fax 715-289-4632; e-mail riceinfo@yahoo.com; or visit www.northcountryenterprises.com.

March 2-3, Eau Claire Farm Show. Eau Claire. For more information, visit www.northcountryenterprises.com.

March 30 – April 1 Wisconsin Public Service Farm Show. Oshkosh. For more information, visit www.wisconsinpublicservice.com/farm/show.asp.

July 20-22 Wisconsin Farm Technology Days. River Falls. For more information, visit www.wifarmtechnologydays.com.

National/International

January 20-23 Ag Pro Expo (National Alliance of Independent Crop Consultants). Orlando, Fla. Contact Allison Jones at 901-861-0511; fax 901-861-0512; e-mail jonesnaicc@aol.com; or visit www.naicc.org.

January 23-26 49th Vegetable & Flower Seed Conference. Las Vegas, Nev. Contact the American Seed Trade Association at 703-837-8410; or visit www.amseed.org/mtg_vegflo10_intro.asp.

February 4 Fresh Connections San Antonio. San Antonio, Texas. For more information, visit www.pma.com/freshconnections.

February 5-11 North American Farmers’ Direct Marketing Association Convention. Lancaster, Pa. Contact the NAFDMA, 62 White Loaf Road, Southampton, MA 01073; call 888-884-9270; or visit www.nafdma.com.

February 8-11 Joint Annual Meeting of the Weed Science Society of America and the Society for Range Management. Denver, Colo. Contact Lee Van Wychenat at 202-746-4686; e-mail Lee.VanWychen@wssa.net; or visit www.wssa.net.

February 9-11 World Ag Expo. Tulare, Calif. Contact Steven Knudsen at 800-999-9186 or 559-688-1030; fax 559-688-5527; e-mail info@farmshow.org; or visit www.worldagexpo.com.

February 10-13 National Farm Machinery Show. Louisville, Ky. For more information, call 502-367-5200; fax 502-367-5299; e-mail exposales@ksfb.ky.gov; or visit www.farmmachineryshow.org.

February 19-21 Western Farm Show. Kansas City, Mo. Contact Tonja Britt at 800-762-5616 or 816-561-5323; fax 816-561-1249; e-mail tbritt@swassn.com; or visit www.westernfarmshow.com.

February 21-23 Pesticide & Ag Plastic Stewardship 10th Annual Conference. Hyatt Regency Savannah, Savannah, Ga. For more information, visit http://tpsalliance.org.

February 23 Society of Ontario Nut Growers (SONG) Technical Meeting. Simcoe Experiment Station Hall, Simcoe, Ont. For more information, contact Bruce Thurston at 519-740-6220.

February 23-26 North American Raspberry & Blackberry Conference. Beach Resort Monterey, Monterey, Calif. For more information, contact NARBA, info@raspberryblackberry.com or 919-542-4037, or visit www.raspberryblackberry.com.

February 26-27 Southeast Pecan Growers Association Annual Convention, Sandestin Resort, Destin, Fla. Contact Will Easterlin, willeasterlin@windstream.net.

March 18-20 North American Farm & Power Show. Owatonna, Minn. For more information, visit www.tradexpos.com.

April 21-23 Agri-Marketing Conference & Trade Show. Kansas City, Mo. For more information, visit www.nama.org/amc.

June 6-11 International Association for Plant Biotechnology 12th World Congress. St. Louis, Mo. For more information, visit www.IAPB2010.org.

July 10-15 Society of Nematologists 49th Annual Meeting. Boise, Idaho. For more information, contact the Society of Nematologists, P.O. Box 311, Marceline, MO 64658; call 660-376-3586; e-mail son@hughes.net; or visit www.nematologists.org.

July 21-24 National Onion Association Summer Convention. Portland, Ore. For more information, visit www.onions-usa.org.

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