6 Understanding Synthetic Fields. New Brunswick, N.J For details, visit or call 732-932-9271.

12 Athletic Baseball/Softball Fields Course. New Brunswick, N.J. For details, visit or call 732-932-9271.

12 Managing Turfgrass Insects. New Brunswick, N.J For details, visit or call 732-932-9271.

25 New York State Turfgrass Association Adirondack Regional Conference. Crowne Plaza Lake Placid Resort, Lake Placid, N.Y. For details, call 518-783-1229 or visit

27-30 PLANET Student Career Days. North Metro Technical College, Atlanta, Ga. For more information, visit


24-25 Florida Sod Growers Cooperative 2008 Field Day and Trade Show. Bethel Farms, Ft. Pierce, Fla. Call 863-675-2144 or visit to learn more.

29 Scouting for Pests & Problems of Turf & Woody Ornamentals Walkabouts. Elm Bank, Wellesley, Mass. To learn more, visit


5 Rutgers Turf Research Golf Classic. Fiddler’s Elbow Country Club, Far Hills, N.J. For more information, contact Shaun Barry at 732-846-8173 or e-mail

20-22 Green West Expo & Conference 2008. Los Angeles Convention Center, Los Angeles, Calif. To learn more visit or e-mail

22 Iowa STMA Track & Field Workshop. Drake Stadium, Des Moines, Iowa. To learn more, visit


17-18 Virginia STMA 2008 Field Day. RF&P Park, Henrico County, Va. For details, visit

18-22 PLANET Summer Leadership Meeting. Stoweflake Mountain Resort & Spa, Stowe, Vt. For more information, call 800-395-2522 or visit


20-22 Texas Turfgrass Association Sum-mer Conference. Moody Gardens Hotel, Galveston, Texas. For more information, visit

28-August 1 Turfgrass Producers Inter-national Summer Convention & Field Days. Calgary, Alb., Canada. To learn more, visit