Monday, October 2, 2017

Save the Date: 2017 NOVA Urban Forest Conference – Sterling, VA – November 9, 2017


Reminder about Virginia Farm-to-School Week and National Farm to School Month – October 2 -6, 2017

VDOE SNS website: HERE!
Learn more and register: HERE!

Virginia Farmers Market Association’s Annual Conference – Roanoke, VA – November 8-9, 2017


Registration Link: Here!

Ginger and Turmeric Field Day – Petersburg, VA – November 16, 2017

Link to register is HERE


Fall 2017 Virginia Judging School – Blacksburg, VA – November 4, 2017



Job Announcement: Facilities Grounds Manager to coordinate grounds maintenance on the VT campus




Job Announcement:  For those of you at MG College this year, you may remember that VT Facilities was working to create a position of Facilities Grounds Manager to coordinate grounds maintenance on the VT campus.  The position has posted here:

https://listings.jobs.vt.edu/postings/79959
Please submit materials by October 16, and any follow up questions can go to Anthony Watson (anwatson@vt.edu) or Christopher Kiwus (chkiwus@vt.edu).

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

41st Annual Fall Forestry and Wildlife Field Tours 2017



National Public Lands Day – Sky Meadows State Park – September 30, 2017


Registration open for the Spring to Green Gardening for Southside – Danville, VA – February 3, 2017



“The IPM Toolbox” Webinar Series – September

Click HERE to find out more about "The IPM Toolbox." Check out the speaker, Tom Kuhar, who is a professor from Virginia Tech! 

Virginia Tech, Eastern Shore AREC Field Day – Painter, VA – September 13, 2017


Arlington/ Alexandria Events




Protecting Pollinators in Urban Landscapes – Michigan State – October 9-11

For article on the second national conference click HERE!
Register Here

Soil Lead Testing at Go Green Expo – Newport News, VA – September 9, 2017



Thursday, August 10, 2017

Pollinator Habitat Training – Harrisonburg, VA – August 15, 2017

Registration is ONLINE ONLY (register by 5:00 p.m. Sunday, August 13, 2017), at this link: 

ESVMG Training Class – Painter, VA – October 4-November 15, 2017


Mid-Atlantic Urban Wood Forum – Glen Allen, VA – August 15-16, 2017


Registration is open 2017 Waynesboro Tree Workshop – Waynesboro, VA – September 15, 2017

Get more information: Here! 
Register now: Here! 
I can't make it: Here! 

Arlington/Alexandria Events





DGIF Pollinator Video

Check out this Pollinator Video by DGIF by clicking here! This video was created to promote the National Pollinator Week in June! Do you want to create a pollinator meadow? 

Thursday, June 29, 2017

Tree Workshop – Waynesboro, VA – September 15, 2017


Non-credit, online, plant identification courses from NC State and Longwood Gardens


Click HERE for the registration link 

Fresh Pick from Farm to School – Roanoke, VA – November 8 – 9, 2017



NGB Garden Grant Applications Now Available

Click HERE for more information on the National Garden Bureau Garden applications that are now available! 

Pollinator Habitat Training – Nelson County, VA – Register by July 10



Virginia Master Gardener Association 2017 Educational Event – Winchester, VA – August 27, 2017

Click HERE for more information on the Virginia Master Gardener Association 2017 Educational Event. 

2017 Field Day – Raphine, VA – August 2, 2017


Arlington/Alexandria Events