Illinois

January 6-7, 2010 Northern Illinois Farm Show. Dekalb. Contact Katie Kaehler at 800-827-8007 or 952-808-3383; fax 952-894-8252; e-mail kkaehler@farmshows.com; or visit www.farmshows.com.

January 17-19, 2010 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, 2010 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.

Indiana

January 12-14, 2010 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.

Massachusetts

January 16, 2010 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.

Nebraska

January 13-14, 2010 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.

New York

January 22-24, 2010 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.

New Jersey

January 12-14, 2010 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.

Pennsylvania

January 5-7, 2010 Keystone Farm Show. York. 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.

January 9-16, 2010 Pennsylvania Farm Show. Farm Show Complex & Expo Center. Harrisburg. Contact Larry R. Weaver at 717-787-5373; fax 717-783-8710; e-mail laweaver@state.pa.us; or visit www.farmshow.state.pa.us.

South Dakota

January 5-7, 2010 Dakota Farm Show. Vermillion. Contact Penny Swank at 800-873-1411 or 507-437-7969; fax 507-437-7752; e-mail farmshowsusa@farmshowsusa.com; or visit www.farmshowsusa.com.

Wisconsin

January 13-14, 2010 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, 2010 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.

National/International

December 13–16 Annual Meeting of the Entomological Society of America. Indianapolis, Ind. For more information, visit www.entsoc.org/am/cm/.

January 4-6, 2010 Potato Expo 2010. Orlando, Fla. Visit www.potato-expo.com for complete details.

January 10-13, 2010 American Farm Bureau Federation Annual Meeting. Washington, D.C. For more information, visit www.fb.org.

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