July 12-14 Southern Peanut Growers Conference. Edgewater Beach Resort, Panama City Beach. For details, call 229-386-3470 or visit www.southernpeanutfarmers.org.


June 26-27 Louisiana Pecan Growers Annual Meeting. Lafayette. For more information, contact Susan Wilson at 318-932-8912.


June 18-19 TriState ArkLaMiss Pecan Trade Show & Convention. Vicksburg Convention Center, Vicksburg. For information, contact Stephen Norman at 318-448-3139 or pecans@pecanproducers.org.

North Carolina

June 27-28 Appalachian Sustainable Agriculture Project Family Farm Tour. 38 farms and gardens throughout six counties in western North Carolina. For complete information, visit www.asapconnections.org/thefamilyfarmtour.html.


June 1-3 Oklahoma Pecan Growers Conference and Trade Show. Cox Center, Oklahoma City. Contact Janice Landgraf at 580-795-7644 or okpecan@trinex.net for details.

June 21-23 Oklahoma Pecan Growers Annual Conference. Oklahoma City. E-mail OPGA at okpecan@trinex.net for details.

South Carolina

June 18-20 2009 Southeast Greenhouse Conference. Greenville. Visit www.sgcts.org to learn more.


July 12-15 Texas Pecan Growers Association’s Annual Conference & Trade Show. Mesquite Convention Center, Mesquite. Contact TPGA at 979-846-3285 for more information.


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 19-23 Northern Nut Growers Association 100th Annual Meeting. Purdue University, West Lafayette, Ind. For complete details, visit www.icserv.com/nnga/meetinfo.htm.

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.