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Calendar of Green Industry Events

The numerous educational opportunities are offered each year in the form of industry trade shows, conferences, symposiums, field days and tours. This calendar listing summarizes events produced by the Horticulture Co-op of Metro St. Louis, Hort Co-op member organizations and other regional, national and international horticulture green industry organizations. This listing of educational events is intended to offer relevant educational experiences for horticulture green industry professionals who practice throughout the Gateway region.

July, 2015
2015 Summer Professional Tour & Conference

2015 Summer Professional Tour & Conference

July 8 through July 9, St Louis, MO

The Emerging New Norm – The Business of Sustainability & Horticultural Ecology

Presented by MLNA & LNAGSL (Landscape & Nursery Association of Greater St. Louis)

2 Days of Keynote speakers, exhibits, tours & social events-
July 8, Wednesday 12:30 start at St. Louis Community College-Meramec Campus/Lecture Hall Building, Room 103
                                                        11333 Big Bend Road, Kirkwood, MO  63122 - Park at WEST LOT K
July 8, Wednesday 5:00-8:00 pm - Evening Reception, Dinner & Social Gathering - Grill Master Mike Rood, Pea Ridge Forest
                                                         Greenscape Gardens, 2832 Barrett Station Road, Manchester, MO  63021
 
July 9, Thursday Bus Tour 7:45 am - Board Bus at West Parking Lot K - St Louis Community College-Meramec
     
Registration Deadline is June 25, 2015                                               

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Cultivate`15

Cultivate`15

July 11 through July 14, Columbus, OH

An AmericanHort Experience (formerly the OFA Short Course)


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2015 Tap Root Speaker Series: Miniature Wonders, The Wold of Bonsai

2015 Tap Root Speaker Series: Miniature Wonders, The Wold of Bonsai

July 14, St. Louis, MO

Hosted by the Missouri Community Forestry Council


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2015 Shaw Professional Salon Series - July

2015 Shaw Professional Salon Series - July

July 15, Kirkwood, MO

Greener Solutions to Municipal Landscape Design 


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2015 MoTOC Turfgrass & Ornamental Field Day

2015 MoTOC Turfgrass & Ornamental Field Day

July 21, Columbia, MO

The Turfgrass & Ornamental Field Day is presented by the Missouri Turfgrass & Ornamental Council (MoTOC) and University of Missouri Extension


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2015 Perennial Plant Symposium

2015 Perennial Plant Symposium

July 27 through August 1, Baltimore, MD

33rd Perennial Plant Symposium presented by the Perennial Plant Association.


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2015 Michigan Garden Plant Tour

2015 Michigan Garden Plant Tour

July 27 through August 7, various cities, MI

A coordinated open house of leading young plant producers of ornamentals and Michigan State University.


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2015 GPHA JULY Meeting and Program

2015 GPHA JULY Meeting and Program

July 28, Kirkwood, MO

The monthly meeting of the Gateway Professional Horticulturist Association


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Western Bus To Bailey Summer Expo

Western Bus To Bailey Summer Expo

July 30 through July 31, St. Paul, MN

The Western Nursery & Landscape Association is partnering with MLNA, KNLA, INLA, NNLA and Bailey Nurseries to fill a bus and head north to Bailey Nurseries Summer Expo on July 30.  Enjoy a free bus trip, free lunch on the bus and free breakfast and lunch at the Summer Expo  - all you need to do is book your room at the Country Inn and Suites for only $89!

The bus will originate in Kansas City, MO and pick up in Omaha, NE; and Des Moines, IA on July 29.  Bailey Nurseries Summer Expo is July 30 with tours and speakers during the morning, and lunch at the nursery before the bus departs in the afternoon.

Email Sarah at sarah@wnla.org to reserve your spot on the bus!


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August, 2015
2015 ISA Conference and Trade Sow

2015 ISA Conference and Trade Sow

August 8 through August 12, Orlando, FL

Produced by the International Society of Arboriculture


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2015 LNAGSL AUGUST Meeting and Program

2015 LNAGSL AUGUST Meeting and Program

August 10, St. Louis, MO

Come back for details - date may change.


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2015 IGC (Independent Garden Center Show)

2015 IGC (Independent Garden Center Show)

August 18 through August 20, Chicago, IL

The Independent Garden Center Show (IGC) is specifically tailored to independent garden center professionals.


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2015 GPHA AUGUST Meeting and Program

2015 GPHA AUGUST Meeting and Program

August 25, Kirkwood, MO

The monthly meeting of the Gateway Professional Horticulturist Association


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September, 2015
2015 Tap Root Speaker Series: Big Tree Hunting and Monster Trees of the Greater St. Louis Area

2015 Tap Root Speaker Series: Big Tree Hunting and Monster Trees of the Greater St. Louis Area

September 8, St. Louis, MO

Hosted by the Missouri Community Forestry Council


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2015 LNAGSL SEPTEMBER Event and STUDENT NIGHT

2015 LNAGSL SEPTEMBER Event and STUDENT NIGHT

September 14, St. Louis, MO

Come back for details - date may change.


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2015 Shaw Professional Salon Series - September

2015 Shaw Professional Salon Series - September

September 16, St. Louis, MO

Greener Solutions to Institutional Secondary Education Landscape Design 


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2015 GPHA SEPTEMBER Meeting and Program

2015 GPHA SEPTEMBER Meeting and Program

September 22, Kirkwood, MO

The monthly meeting of the Gateway Professional Horticulturist Association


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2015 America in Bloom Symposium and Awards Program

2015 America in Bloom Symposium and Awards Program

September 24 through September 26, Holland, MI

Celebrating Heritage...CULTIVATING THE FUTURE


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October, 2015
2015 LNAGSL OCTOBER Meeting & Program

2015 LNAGSL OCTOBER Meeting & Program

October 12, St. Louis, MO

Come back for details.


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2015 GPHA OCTOBER Meeting and Program

2015 GPHA OCTOBER Meeting and Program

October 27, Kirkwood, MO

The monthly meeting of the Gateway Professional Horticulturist Association


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2015 Shaw Professional Landscape Series

2015 Shaw Professional Landscape Series

October 28 through October 29, Overland, MO

A Stormwater Workshop


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November, 2015
2015 Grow Native! Annual Member's Conference

2015 Grow Native! Annual Member's Conference

November 4, Columbia, MO

The Annual Meeting of the Grow Native! Membership


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2015 ASLA Annual Meeting

2015 ASLA Annual Meeting

November 6 through November 9, Chicago, IL

The annual professional meeting of the American Society of Landscape Architects


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2015 LNAGSL NOVEMBER Meeting and Program - ELECTION NIGHT

2015 LNAGSL NOVEMBER Meeting and Program - ELECTION NIGHT

November 9, St. Louis, MO

ELECTION NIGHT and PROGRAM: Special Leadership Forum


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2015 Tap Root Speaker Series: Locally Sourced Hardwoods and High End Furniture

2015 Tap Root Speaker Series: Locally Sourced Hardwoods and High End Furniture

November 10, St. Louis, MO

Hosted by the Missouri Community Forestry Council


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December, 2015
2015 Missouri Green Industry Conference

2015 Missouri Green Industry Conference

December 9, St. Charles, MO

A conference and educational expo for the land care professional.


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January, 2016
2016 InvigorateU

2016 InvigorateU

January 18, 2016 through January 19, 2016, Normal, IL

Produced by the Illinois Green Industry Association


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2016 Western Trade Show

2016 Western Trade Show

January 21, 2016 through January 22, 2016, Kansas City, MO

Presented by the Western Nursery and Landscape Association


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February, 2016
2016 iLandscape

2016 iLandscape

February 3, 2016 through February 5, 2016, Schaumburg, IL

the illinois + wisconsin Landscape Show


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2016 MLNA Nuts & Bolts and MSFA Growers School

2016 MLNA Nuts & Bolts and MSFA Growers School

February 18, 2016, Columbia, MO

Presented by Missouri Landscape and Nursery Association (MLNA) and Missouri State Florists Association (MSFA)


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January, 2017
2017 Western Trade Show

2017 Western Trade Show

January 19, 2017 through January 20, 2017, Kansas City, MO

Presented by the Western Nursery and Landscape Association


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