Iowa

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

March 9 Community Tree Conference: Tree Invasives—What’s Next? Amherst. For more information, visit www.umassgreeninfo.org or call 413-545-0895.

March 23 Garden Center Employee Training. Sturbridge. For more information, visit www.umassgreeninfo.org or call 413-545-0895.

April 1 Weed Management for Garden Retailers. Milford. For more information, visit www.umassgreeninfo.org or call 413-545-0895.

April 15 Insect Laboratory: Hands-on Identification and Management Strategies. East Wareham. For more information, visit www.umassgreeninfo.org or call 413-545-0895.

April 29, June 3 and September 30 Scouting for Pests and Problems of Woody Ornamentals. Various locations throughout the state. For more information, visit www.umassgreeninfo.org or call 413-545-0895.

May 27 and June 3 Identifying Freshwater Wetlands in the Landscape. Amherst. For more information, visit www.umassgreeninfo.org or call 413-545-0895.

June 22 and 25 Broadleaf Weed Identification. Jamaica Plain and Amherst. For more information, visit www.umassgreeninfo.org or call 413-545-0895.

August 24 Grassy Weed Identification. Amherst. For more information, visit www.umassgreeninfo.org or call 413-545-0895.

Michigan

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

Nebraska

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

New Hampshire

March 6 NOFA-New Hampshire 2010 Conference. Concord. For more information, visit www.nofanh.org.

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

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.

March 18-19 Northeast Cooperative Council Annual Meeting and CoBank’s Northeast Customer Meeting. Doubletree Hotel, Syracuse. For more information, visit http://cooperatives.aem.cornell.edu/events.htm.

Ohio

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

Pennsylvania

June 27-30 Mid-Atlantic Alliance of Cooperatives Summer Youth Institute. Lock Haven University, Lock Haven. For more information, visit http://maacooperatives.org.

Vermont

February 22 – March 31 Bounty: A Celebration of Vermont’s Farming Artists. The Putney School Currier Gallery, Putney. For more information, e-mail rschattm@uvm.edu or call 802-656-9140.

Wisconsin

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

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.

May 4-6 National Cooperative Business Association Annual Meeting and Conference. Capitol Hilton, Washington, D.C. For more information, visit www.ncba.coop.

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 17-21 National Institute on Cooperative Education. University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tenn. For more information, visit http://tennesseecouncilofcoops.org.

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

July 25-28 Walnut Council Annual Meeting. Grand Rapids, Mich. For more information, contact the Walnut Council International Office, Wright Forestry Center, 1007 N. 725 W., West Lafayette, Ind. 47906-9431; call 765-583-3501; or visit www.walnutcouncil.org.

July 26-28 34th International Carrot Conference. Kennewick, Wash. For more information, e-mail snolan@agmgt.com or call 509-585-5460.

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