For meetings/workshops involving fruit and nut crops, see Fruit Facts newsletter
For meetings/workshops involving ornamental crops, see HortMemo meetings list
Please note: If you are unable to attend the Mountain Monday Series workshops at the Robinson Center for Appalachian Resource Sustainability, they will be available live by U-stream at:
December 5-6 - Better Process Control School, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m., Fayette County Extension Office, Lexington. Topics include FDA regulations, acidified foods, principles of thermal processing, food plant sanitation. Registration fee: $225; registration deadline, November 20. Late registration fee (November 21-December 4): $250. For more information, go to http://ukfsic.blogspot.com/p/online-registration-for-bpcs.html
January 6-7, 2014 - Kentucky Fruit and Vegetable Conference and Trade Show, Embassy Suites Hotel, Lexington. Click here for program and registration form.
January 8-10, 2014 - Illinois Specialty Crop, Agritourism, and Organics Conference. Crowne Plaza Hotel and Conference Center, Springfield, IL. For information, click here.
January 15-18, 2014 - Southern SAWG Conference. Practical Tools & Solutions for Sustaining Family Farms. Mobile Convention Center, Mobile, AL. For information, click here.
January 20-22, 2014 - Ohio Produce Growers & Marketers Association Congress, Sandusky, Ohio. Click here for information.
January 21-23, 2014 - 2014 Indiana Hort Congress, Indianapolis, IN. Click here for information.
January 22-24, 2014 - Kentucky Landscape Industries Winter (Education) Conference. Kentucky International Convention Center, Louisville. Contact: Betsie A. Taylor, KNLA Executive Director, P.O. Box 6827, Frankfort, KY 40602-6827; 502.320.3733; email, email@example.com; website, http://www.knla.org.
January 22-24, 2014 - Kentucky Landscape Industries Expo. Kentucky International Convention Center, Louisville. Contact: Betsie A. Taylor, KNLA Executive Director, P.O. Box 6827, Frankfort, KY 40602-6827; 502.320.3733; email, firstname.lastname@example.org; website, http://www.knla.org.
January 30-February 1, 2014 - Tennessee Horticultural Expo. Nashville Airport Marriott, 600 Marriott Dr., Nashville, TN 37214. For information, click here.
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A series of webinars presented by The Farmers Market Federation of New York, the New York Farm Viability Institute, and USDA Northeast SARE.
December 3 - You Are What You Look Like! Preparing the Product
10 a.m.-11:30 a.m.; repeats Dec. 4 at 6:30-8 p.m.
December 17 - You Are What They THINK You Are! Selling the Product
10 a.m.-11:30 a.m.; repeats Dec. 18 at 6:30-8 p.m.
Long Term Assessment:
January 8 - Keeping an Eye
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6:30 p.m.-8 p.m.; repeats Jan. 9 at 1:30-3 p.m.
January 28 - Putting a Handle on the Tomato: Reinventing the Product
10 a.m.-11:30 a.m.; repeats Jan. 29 at 6:30-8 p.m.
February 4 - Drudgery that Pays Well! Maintaining Databases & Information
11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.; repeats Feb. 6 at 6:30-8 p.m.
For more information and to register, click here.