2019 EVENTS SCHEDULE

January 9-11, 2019 MANTS 2019
Baltimore Convention Center, One West Pratt Street, Baltimore, MD. 21201
MANTS can help your company connect with a wide variety of horticultural industry suppliers and/or customers depending upon the needs of your business. For more information, please visit the website MANTS 2019.
January 10-11, 2019 LI Agricultural Forum
Suffolk County Community College, 121 Speonk-Riverhead Road, Riverhead, NY 11901
The Annual Long Island Agricultural Forum is a two day educational conference, trade show and banquet open to all agricultural professionals. For more information, please contact Melissa Elkins at me336@cornell.edu or call 631-727-7850 x 341.
January 15-17, 2019 Northern Green Expo
Minneapolis Convention Center, 1301 -2nd Avenue South, Minneapolis MN 55403
You won’t find a better value for your educational dollar than Northern Green. World-class presenters who speak “green industry” fluently. PLAN TO EXPERIENCE IT FOR YOURSELF! For more information, please visit the website http://northerngreen.org/.

January 14-18, 2019 Green & Growin’ Show

Greensboro Coliseum, 1921 West Lee Street, Greensboro NC 27403
Three days of education (Mon – Wed) and the tradeshow is Thursday and Friday. For more information, please visit the website Green & Growin.
January 16, 2019 LI Greenhouse Conference
East End Elegance Ballroom at The Marriot, 2012 Old Country Road, Riverhead, NY 11901
This one day educational conference and trade show for greenhouse growers and industry professionals will address current issues and updates. For more information, please contact Melissa Elkins at me336@cornell.edu or call 631-727-7850 x 341.

January 16-18, 2019 The Western

Crown Center Exhibit Hall, 2345 McGee Street, Kansas City, MO 64108

The 2018 Western is presented by the Western Nursery & Landscape Association. Join us at Kansas City’s Crown Center Exhibit Hall for the 2017 Western. Learning Centers – education on the trade show floor in partnership with exhibitors. For more information, please visit the website The Western.

January 23-25, 2019 WinterGreen

Infinite Energy Center6400 Sugarloaf Pkwy, Duluth GA 30097

Since the 1970’s, GGIA’s WINTERgreen Tradeshow has been Georgia’s premier horticulture conference. We are deeply rooted in the industry’s history, and we continue to grow for the betterment of the industry’s future. For more information, please visit the website Winter Green.

January 30- February 1, 2019 iLandscape

Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center Hotel, 1551 Thoreau Dr N, Schaumburg, IL 60173

The Illinois Landscape Contractors Association (ILCA) and Wisconsin Green Industry Federation (WGIF) are proud to unveil iLandscape 2018. The show will be hosted at The Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center and Hotel. For more information, please visit the website iLandscape Show.

January 30-February 1, 2019 Gulf States Horticultural Expo

Mobile Outlaw Convention Center, One South Water Street, Mobile AL 36602
The Gulf States Horticultural Expo (GSHE) has become the premier winter trade show of the South. For more information, please visit the website http://www.gshe.org/.
January 31, 2019 LINLA CNLP REVIEW PROGRAM (DAY 1)
Long Island Welcome Center, 5100 Long Island Expy, Dix Hills, NY 11746
9:00 AM – Turf Maintenance & Pests, 1:00 PM – Insect and Diseases on Ornamentals. For more information on the CLNP program, topics or speakers, please visit the Event Page.
February 8, 2019 LINLA CNLP REVIEW PROGRAM (DAY 2)
Long Island Welcome Center, 5100 Long Island Expy, Dix Hills, NY 11746
9:00 AM – How Plants Function, 1:00 PM – Planting and Maintenance of Trees & Shrubs. For more information on the CLNP program, topics or speakers, please visit the Event Page.

February 5-8, 2019 ProGreen Expo

Colorado Convention Center, 700 14th Street, Denver CO 80202
ProGreen EXPO is the premier green industry conference and trade show in the Rocky Mountain Region. More than 6,500 green industry professionals gather in Denver for four days. For more information, please visit the website www.progreenexpo.com.
February 20, 2019 LIFGA Winter Dinner
North Fork Brewing Company, 24 East Second St, Riverhead, NY 11901
Registration begins at 5:30pm. Guest Speaker (starts at 6PM): Dr. Cari Peters, Vice President of J.R. Peters Inc. She is the 3rd generation of Peters, following both her Father and Grandfather, who introduced the original Peters fertilizers over 72 years ago. For more information please contact Diane at 631-727-3595 (work phone) or 631-886-2213 (LIFGA phone) or by email info@lifga.com.

February 25, 2019 Gardening in a Changing Climate
Bayard Cutting Arboretum, 440 Montauk Highway Great River, NY 11739
The Bayard Cutting Arboretum will be holding our second Evolution of the American Landscape horticultural symposium, on February 25, 2019. This full-day symposium will feature prominent speakers that have created and managed landscapes to adapt to a changing environment. For more information please visit their website .
February 27, 2019 LINLA CNLP REVIEW PROGRAM (DAY 3)
Planting Fields Arboretum,1395 Planting Fields Rd., Oyster Bay [Meet in the South Lounge of the Hay Barn]
9:00 AM – ID of Trees & Shrubs (Part 1), 1:00 PM -ID of Trees & Shrubs (Part 2). For more information on the CLNP program, topics or speakers, please visit the Event Page.
March 7, 2019 LI Horticulture Conference
Brookhaven National Laboratory, Berkner Hall, Upton, NY 11973
We invite you to join us for the 29th Annual Long Island Horticulture Conference! Landscapers, nursery growers, arborists, landscape designers and architects, turf managers, and others in the horticulture industry throughout Long Island and beyond are invited to attend. For more information, please contact Melissa Elkins at me336@cornell.edu or call 631-727-7850 x 341.

March 14-15, 2019 BIO Controls USA West 2019

Portland Marriot Downtown Waterfront , 1401 SW Naito Parkway, Portland, Oregon 97201 

Biocontrols gives growers and PCAs the opportunity to explore new products, discuss their concerns and learn more about the rapidly changing developments related to biocontrol technology. For more information, please visit the website BIO Controls 2019.

April 7-9, 2019 NGMA Spring Meeting

InterContinental Stephen F. Austin, 701 Congress Avenue Austin, TX 78701

The National Greenhouse Manufacturers Association (NGMA) is a professional trade organization for the manufacturers and suppliers of greenhouses and greenhouse components. For more information, please visit the website https://www.ngma.com/.

June 20-22, 2019 FNLGA Annual Convention

Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel, 700 South Florida Avenue, Tampa, Florida 33602
FNGLA’s Annual Convention is a time each year for FNGLA members and industry friends to celebrate the past year of success while welcoming FNGLA’s new leadership taking office.. For more information, please visit the website FNLGA.

July 13-16, 2019 Cultivate ’19 (formerly OFA Short Course)

Greater Columbus Convention Center, 400 North High Street, Columbus, Ohio 43215
The trade show floor is the only place in the U.S. where you can see all of the major players when it comes to the new varieties, greenhouse equipment, structures, and other new products. For more information, please visit the website Cultivate 2019.

August 21-22, 2019 Massachusetts Grower & Retailer Expo

DCU Center in Worcester, 50 Foster Street, Worcester, MA 01608
This show features suppliers and educational sessions representing all facets of Griffin’s business – hard goods, live goods and retail supplies. For more information, log on to http://www.griffins.com.

September 25-26, 2019 Pennsylvania Grower & Retailer Expo

Lancaster County Convention Center, 25 South Queen Street Lancaster, PA 17603
This show features suppliers and educational sessions representing all facets of Griffin’s business – hard goods, live goods and retail supplies. For more information, log on to http://www.griffins.com.

October 22-25, 2019 Greenhouse Connect

The Village at Squaw Valley, 1750 Village East Road, Olympic Valley, CA 96146
The focus of the event is on the private, executive-level meetings between owners/decision makers of large growing operations and the suppliers who can help them grow. For more information, visit the website Greenhouse Connect.