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2017 International Master Gardener Conference
The International Master Gardener Conference will be held July 10-14 at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland, Oregon. Early registration is open for the event. Three keynote speakers will present: Dan Hinkley, plant explorer and former owner of Heronswood Nursery; Renee Shepherd, founder and owner of Renee’s Garden; and John Marzluff, professor of environmental and forest sciences at the University of Washington. More than 45 classes will be given in concurrent sessions.

2017 Mid-Atlantic Convention Set for January 31 to February 2
The 2017 Mid-Atlantic Fruit and Vegetable Convention will be held January 31 to February 2, 2017, at the Hershey Lodge and Convention Center in Hershey, Pennsylvania. This year’s convention will feature several pre-convention workshops, a farm market bus tour, and a trade show with over 160 exhibitors plus three full days of seven or more concurrent educational sessions. Registration is required.